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Let’s not mince words: Writing a book is hard, and there’s a reason why so many people have never followed through with it. But if you’re serious about getting published (or writing any long-form content, for that matter), then you need Scrivener.

Part word processor, part project management tool, Scrivener has garnered accolades and even a following from authors who have used it to land atop those NYT bestseller lists. See for yourself why — grab it for 50 percent off right now from TNW Deals.

What sets Scrivener apart from Word or a mere Google Doc? It’s a writing environment that follows your lead, adjusting to your workflow with a bevy of specialized helping tools at the ready… including but not limited to:

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  • The ability to merge text and graphic elements
  • Storyboarding features that let you seamlessly plan out your work
  • Automatic backups that save your projects every time you open or close them
  • A Scriptwriter mode that offers custom formatting and lets you easily export scripts into programs like Final Draft

Whether you’re a churn and burn type of author, or a write first, edit later scribe — this powerful program is guaranteed to beef up your writing arsenal. Gift yourself (or your favorite writer) Scrivener for Windows this holiday season for just $20 from TNW Deals.

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