A Riveting Read II

Monday, 14 November 2011   |   Creativity Games

Bestseller bookThis week we're in the theme of NaNoWriMo.

Game:  There are four random words listed below.  Your aim is to use at least three of them to create the title of a book.  Try to make it sound as exciting and intriguing as possible.  Can you create a book title that makes people really want to know more?

  • choir
  • mouse
  • amplifier
  • spring

Challenge:  For extra challenge,  suggest what the plot could be for someone elses title.

Strategy:  Often we take the approach of creating something then working out what to call it.  Sometimes working the other way round can spark your creativity.  What storylines come to mind when you see some of the story titles below?

NaNoWriMo is a yearly event which challenges you to write a novel in a month.  It's a great initiative and there is a lot of good work produced as a result.  If you're interested in writing or getting into writing you should definitely check it out.


Get creative, join in below.