Book Recipes

This is the place where you can find all of my Book Recipes posts! For the uninitiated, this is an ongoing series affectionately spoofing cliches and preconceptions of various genres. It’s all in good fun and none of them are meant to be taken even a little bit seriously.

Feast your eyes, friends:

How to Write a Military SF Novel

How to Write a Regency Romance

How to Write a YA Dystopia

How to Write an Epic Fantasy

How to Write a Noir Detective Thriller

How to Write a Teen Horror

How to Write a Space Opera

How to Write a YA Paranormal Romance

How to Write a Billionaire Romance

How to Write a Country House Mystery

How to Write a Coming of Age Story

How to Write a Spy Novel

How to Write an Urban Fantasy

How to Write a Medical Romance

How to Write a Sports Novel

How to Write a Historical Epic

How to Write a Time-travel Romance

How to Write Folk Horror

How to Write a Classic Boarding School Story

How to Write a Christmas Romance

How to Write a Historical Murder Mystery

How to Write Dark Academia

How to Write a Children’s Adventure Story

How to Write a Psychological Thriller

How to Write a Literary Coming of Age Story

How to Write Steampunk

How to Write a Classic Western

How to Write a Gothic Novel

How to Write a Robin Hood Story

How to Write a New Adult Romance

How to Write Grimdark Fantasy

How to Write Hard SF

How to Write a Zombie Apocalypse Story

How to Write a Police Procedural

How to Write Chicklit

How to Write Classic Vampire Fiction

How to Write Weird Fiction

How to Write YA Fantasy

How to Write a Superhero Novel

How to Write a Slasher

Got a suggestion for the book recipes you want me to cook up next? Leave it in the comments!