Epistolary Novels

An epistle is a letter.

An epistolary novel can be fiction or creative nonfiction. It can tell a story through one or more letters.


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An example:

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Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein


See more examples here: Goodread’s list of epistolary novels.

Epistle defined here: dictionary


Today’s Assignment: Write a short story in a letter format. Alternate letters between two characters.