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Why do some novels keep you on the edge of your seat, flipping pages as fast as you can read them, while others you trudge through? What is it about the page-turner?
In a word, suspense. The author entices you, hooks you, and lands you. But how? It’s not by accident. Learn the tips, tricks, and techniques of building suspense in fiction. In this concise guide, you’ll learn
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Linda Brighton
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Mostly good

He went on too long on a couple of things, but overall, pretty darn good. Good review, good ideas. Yep

Eugenia
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Great book for writers. An analysis of when and how to create suspense in your book... Very useful examples.
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Ken Pelham is primarily a writer of suspense and thrillers, although he has been known to dip into horror, science fiction, fantasy, and mainstream fiction. As a nonfiction author, he's penned articles on environmental issues, public open space, and the fields of suspense writing. He frequently lectures on the topics of writing in viewpoint and on building suspense in fiction, and has turned those ...more

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