Alternatives to Storybook for all platforms with any license

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  • Twine icon

    Twine

    Twine is an open-source tool for telling interactive, nonlinear stories. You don't need to write any code to create a simple story with Twine, but you can extend your stories with variables, conditional logic, images, CSS, and...

    Open Source Mac Windows

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    bibisco

    bibisco is a free and open source software for writing novels. With bibisco you can organize chapters and scenes, manage revisions, export novel in pdf or rtf, and write with a fully featured text editor. You can create a novel...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • yWriter icon

    yWriter

    yWriter is a word processor which breaks your novel into chapters and scenes, helping you keep track of your work while leaving your mind free to create. It will not write your novel for you, suggest plot ideas or perform creative...

    Free Windows Linux Wine

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    Organon

    Organon is a plugin for LibreOffice and OpenOffice. Organon allows to split up large texts into parts, allows tagging and opening parts of the project in new tabs. Parts are shown in a treeview. Entries can be moved by...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux LibreOffice Apache OpenOffice

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    Plume Creator

    With Plume Creator, organize your writing projects ! Scenes, notes, characters,... Rich Text editing, full screen editing and multiple projects … Plume Creator gives you an outliner, a distraction-free mode, a note manager and...

    Open Source Windows Linux

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    oStorybook

    oStorybook is a free, open source novel-writing software for creative writers, novelists and authors which will help you to keep an overview of multiple plot-lines while writing texts.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    SuperNotecard

    SuperNotecard is an intuitive tool that uses notecards to capture and organize your ideas. These virtual notecards can be moved into decks, arranged on the screen, or grouped and categorized with ease. SuperNotecard is fast...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud

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    Fanfiction.net

    FanFiction.Net (often abbreviated as FF.net or FFN) is an automated fan fiction archive site. It was founded in 1998[2] by Los Angeles computer programmer Xing Li, who also runs the site. As of 2010, FanFiction.Net is the largest and...

    Free Web / Cloud

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    True Novelist

    Writing a novel is a large undertaking. True Novelist was created to make the process as easy as possible for authors.

    Free Web / Cloud

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    Writer's Cafè

    A powerful but fun writers environment that includes the StoryLines structuring tool, a notebook, journal, writing quotations, scrapbook organiser, a 60-page e-book and more.

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux

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    Storyist

    A powerful writing environment for novelists and screenwriters Do you have a story to tell? Unlike conventional word processors, Storyist helps you track your plot, characters, and settings, and keeps all of your writing organized...

    Commercial Mac iPhone iPad

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    Archive of Our Own

    The Archive of Our Own offers a noncommercial and nonprofit central hosting place for fanworks using open-source archiving software.

    Open Source Web / Cloud

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  • articy:draft icon

    articy:draft

    The first professional tool for story and game design Create, organize and communicate your game vision. Compose every aspect of your game design in just one highly visual and versatile solution. Develop interactive stories...

    Commercial Windows

  • Liquid Story Binder XE icon

    Liquid Story Binder XE

    Liquid Story Binder XE is a uniquely designed word processor for professional and aspiring authors, poets, and novelists. Writing software for those who require the editing ability of a commercial text editor as well as a document...

    Commercial Windows

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    • Discontinued Last update was around 2011, can still be bought.
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  • My Storybook icon

    My Storybook

    Make children's storybooks online for free. Start a book and add your own images, text, items, and backgrounds. Get your book published to share with your family. Read stories in the free online children's book...

    Free Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Chrome OS Android Tablet ... iPad Chrome Facebook

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    Unlimited Fan Fiction

    Unlimited Fan Fiction is the archive that is run without any ads. It is free to register and submit stories, and to comment on news articles. You can review each chapter of a story, and submit a rating of it as well.

    Free Web / Cloud

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    • Discontinued Website/service unavailable.
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    StoryMill

    Storymill is a creative writing tool geared towards book writers; although, it could easily be used for other big creative writing projects, like scripts.

    Commercial Mac

    • Discontinued The program seems to be no longer updated. Last version, 4.0.5, released in November 2011, can be still bought from the official website.
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    Mariner Persona

    Persona is an innovative character development tool for fiction writers. Persona aids you in crafting archetypal themed characters and plots by using time-honored psychological principles to describe the motivations and interactions...

    Commercial Mac Windows

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    The Novel Factory

    The Novel Factory is software specifically designed to help in every aspect of novel writing, from conception to publication.

    Commercial Windows

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  • Paragraphs icon

    Paragraphs

    Paragraphs is an app just for writers. It was built for one thing and one thing only: writing. It gives you everything you need to create brilliant prose and does away with the rest.

    Commercial Mac

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    Pagefour

    Windows software for novelists and creative writers. A tabbed word processor, outliner, and organizer all in one.

    Commercial Windows

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    • Discontinued The program is no longer updated. Last version, 1.87, released in October 2014, can be still bought from the official website.
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    Wordcradle

    Wordcradle is a free online writing software with export functionality. It provides a place to privately store your stories, organize chapters, set writing deadlines, create characters, store research, and plan out your novels. It...

    Free Web / Cloud

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    Outline 4D

    Outline 4D is an outlining and writing program that lets you brainstorm, create, structure and organize your ideas. In addition to a traditional vertical single-pane outline format, Outline 4D has a horizontal timeline format that is...

    Commercial Windows

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  • Matcha icon

    Matcha

    Matcha is an all-new writing app designed to make writing easy and fun in a relaxing, peaceful writing environment that’s simple and enjoyable. Matcha doesn’t get in your way. It gives writer the room to do just what any writers want...

    Commercial iPhone iPad

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    Masterwriter

    Master Writer is a set of writing tools for authors and songwriters.

    Commercial Mac Windows

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Storybook Comments

Correct download site

Positive Comment by favdb
about Storybook Apr 2015

The correct site for oStorybook is hosted by Sourceforge. See here : https://sourceforge.net/projects/ostorybook/

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Storybook software project revived as oStorybook

Positive Comment by ericamedina
about Storybook Aug 2014
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This is a really helpful tool. Easy to use, after getting ...

Comment by jahwarrior
about Storybook Jun 2011

This is a really helpful tool. Easy to use, after getting used to it.

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After installing and looking through the tutorials, I still ...

Comment by escoles
about Storybook Jun 2011

After installing and looking through the tutorials, I still can't figure out how to use this to actually write anything. Avoid it.

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