Alternative To: Movie Magic Screenwriter

StorYBook is a free, open source story writing software for creative writers, novelists and authors that helps to keep the overview over the strands when writing a book, a novel or a story. StorYBook assists you in structuring your book.

Have all your data in one place. With StorYBook you can manage summaries, characters and locations and assign them to the related chapters.
Interface: Graphical
Available deb Repositories (how-to add a respository)
GetDeb 32-bit 64-bit
precise 4.0.9-1~getdeb2 4.0.9-1~getdeb2
saucy 4.0.9-1~getdeb2 4.0.9-1~getdeb2
trusty 4.0.9-1~getdeb2 4.0.9-1~getdeb2

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The only problem that I have

The only problem that I have with StorYBook so far is that it needs to have better integration into the Linux (especially Ubuntu, since I use it). They need an entry into Ubuntus repo.

how did you install StorYbook on Ubuntu?

how did you install StorYbook on Ubuntu?

Installation Instructions

The instructions below are for the most recent release (2.1.12). In the future you would need to replace the filename with the one for the newer version.

The following commands should be run from the directory the file is saved in. Java 6 is required which should be satisfied by the openjdk-6-jre package.

Extract the file:
$ tar xvf storybook_2.1.12_linux.tar.gz

Install it:
$ ./

Run it:
$ ./