Is the idea for your book any good?

Here’s how to check – and how to improve the ideas you have

The one thing that unites all major bestsellers of recent years is that the ideas underlying those books have always been stellar. That’s as true of The Hunger Games as it is of Gone Girl.

For any new novelist, that’s a scary thought. What if you work really hard on your novel – great plot, great characters, great writing – only to find that your fundamental idea was never quite up to scratch?

This video – presented by bestselling author, Harry Bingham – tells you exactly how to isolate, inspect and improve your ideas. This may be the most important writing video you ever watch.