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Lua Document Class: novel

The novel document class is intended for popular fiction books, printed to paper: murder mystery, historical romance, etc. Special attention to the needs of print-on-demand.

Author: Robert Allgeyer. (Aptos, California, USA).

Project Page: https://github.com/rallg/novel

Contact: Username rallg at GitHub or tex.stackexchange.com.

Licenses: Fonts are licensed Open Font License 1.1. code is licensed Latex Project Public License 1.3c, with some code snippets attributed under terms of Creative Commons CC-BY-SA 4.0.

Additional Information: Due to changes in print technology over the years, much of novel code is now unnecessary. Also, it offers many rarely-used features that bloat the code and its documentation. If you have not already used novel, the simpler novelette document class might be better for your purpose. Expected 2024.

Download the contents of this package in one zip archive (4.3M).

novel – Class for printing fiction, such as novels

This Lua document class is specifically written to meet the needs of original fiction writers, who are typesetting their own novels for non-color print-on-demand technology. Built-in PDF/X is available, using new technology.

The package is well suited for detective novels, science fiction, and short stories. It is however not recommended for creating color picture books or dissertations.

Version2.1 2024-02-17
LicensesThe Project Public License 1.3c
The SIL Open Font License
Copyright2017–2024 Robert Allgeyer
MaintainerRobert Allgeyer
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