The Promise of Jesse Woods
A Writing Analysis of Chris Fabry’s Award-Winning Novel
A good writer is a good reader first.
But reading a stack of good books isn’t enough. If we want to grow, we need to analyze the stories with our writing hats on!
In May 2019, we ran a series where we did a deep-dive into the Christy award nominated The Promise of Jesse Woods by Chris Fabry, which won the 2017 Christianity Today Book Award of Merit in the fiction category, to unpack how writers can imitate its exceptional example of what Christian storytelling can look like.
Peruse the below posts to gain an in-depth understanding of the techniques that worked for Fabry in The Promise of Jesse Woods and learn how you can achieve similar results in your own stories.