Simple classic novel writing template for Word

Are you an author who loves writing fiction or non-fiction novels? We are making it more easy for you! You can use this brand-new novel writing template in Microsoft Word. This is a simple free template of book in a more classic typesetting. As with our other free professional Word templates, this novel example in Word is also a best one!

This novel format is a perfect piece of editorial design for every busy self-author. Using this Word novel template, authors can put all their efforts to their creative writings, keeping the formatting issues aside. Each and every thing related to a book formatting is laid out in this novel format in Microsoft Word.

You will not find such an organized & cleanly formatted template of book even on the website of Amazon KDP. Download and try this novel template yourself, its a completely editable, printable and ebook-ready Word book template. All you have to do is to write your content in this novel writing template, you’re then all set!

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Using this 5 x 8 novel template in Word

This novel template is formatted in 5 x 8 inches in Microsoft Word, its a common digest size for printing. This novel design uses only three fonts “Book Antiqua”, “Libre Baskerville” and “Alegreya”. These three fonts are already included in the Word document. This novel writing template is completely changeable with perfect print layout design.

Our novel format in Word is best for non-fiction literature. However, it is a fully editable novel template, so feel free to change it in whatever way you want it to look. You can also use this novel as a scrivener template for Word. It is also good for writing a book outline template in Word.

Please note that this novel design does not include bleed in it, so please take care of it and it uses Ms Word’s sections for styling different chapters. If you face any difficulty in editing this novel book template, reach out to us or watch the following short screen-cast on modifying it.

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Template features

  • Free classic novel template for Word
  • File format: Microsoft Word, Adobe PDF
  • Paper: 5″ x 8″ (no bleeds)
  • Fonts used: Book Antiqua, Libre Baskerville, Alegreya
  • Mirror margins with print-ready layout
  • Fully adjustable and customizable
  • Its FREE 🙂

Download novel writing template in Word

This is for your personal use only! Please read our “Important Notes” on using our free resources. Any question? Share your thoughts below.

6 thoughts on “Simple classic novel writing template for Word”

  1. Not sure which template is the write one to use for a A5 size book. Must be able to add pictures as putting together a personal biography type book.
    Please advise?

  2. Hi there,
    Im wanting to write a biography of my life, just to give to my kids. In it I would like to include some photographs, which temple would be best for this purpose?
    Thanks a lot,

    • Hi Ray, you can download our Ms Word book template having 8.5 x 11 paper size. This would be a best template for writing a biography book. You can also add pictures in the template as it has a large paper size, thank you.


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