We know that publishing can seem like a pretty magical place. Authors work so hard to crank out the words and invent the worlds you see on page, and then, some months later, the books appear on shelves, in your hands, in your hearts. But the process isn’t as overnight as you might think, and a lot of authors have been putting in the work a lot longer than you might realize. Even some of your favorites! Do you think you can actually identify their debut novel?

Turns out, a lot of the big names have been churning out books long before their big break.


Do You Know Your Favorite Author’s Debut Novel?


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