first novelIt's his first novel for five years.
detective novelThey removed a detective novel by Dame Ngaio Marsh because it bore the picture of a goat on the front cover.
second novelPenny Perrick (Sunday Times ) told us: ‘In Louis Begley's second novel, as in his first,Wartime Lies , the protagonist is a man convinced that his life can be made bearable only by willing away his terrible past.
traditional novelThe fundamental difference between the traditional novel and this the new novel is that now the style is analytical and psychological.
novel ideasCreativity refers to the generation of novel ideas — innovation to making money with them.