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How to come up with a good title for a story you're writing?

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Obviously it should pertain to the story in some way. You want to hook the reader, generate some interest without giving away too much. Try to pick a title that makes the casual observer want to know more about what this story is about. Like "Gone in 60 seconds", for example. When I hear this I am immediately intrigued. I want to at least pick up the book and read the back cover to learn what this could mean.

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See what the story is talking about and then relate a title to the story

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Look for a key word used in your story, something that relates to it, an object.. Or maybe a characters name, or a place it takes place in..

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Use either the main character's name or the location as the basis of the name. Alliteration helps.

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It helps if you think of the main thing in your story, then you think of that then you think of the title.

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Well it depens on what the story your writing is about. like if i were to write a book about a shark named alex having amazing adventures,i would call it alex's adventures.

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You have to read the story and look at the main plot and conclusion and name the story based on those answers.

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Well, what is the story about? If it is about cats and why they are afraid of dogs then perhaps a title such as, "Why Cats Fear Dogs," would be fitting. Or if you would like to get deeper then maybe wait until you have written far enough along (established some characters, ideas, and objectives) and form a title revalving around these "trademarks".

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That's SO HELPFUL!!!(: thanks!
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your welcome XD
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Google "Mickey Spillane" titles or mystery books (Nancy Drew, The Hardy Boys). Ex. "The Inquisitive Adolescent", "Marissa's Mystery".

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