Writing a book is much like cooking a great dish. When the right combination of ingredients come together, the end result leaves you wanting more. Anyone who has cooked before knows that one wrong ingredient can ruin the entire dish. Try adding salt instead of sugar for example; simple mistake with horrific results. In this post we will discuss the ingredients required to write a great book. If you are currently in the writing process, use this as a checklist to see if your book has the required ingredients for success.