At its best, conflict pulls readers into a story and suspense carries them along until its conclusion. In Elements of Fiction Writing: Conflict & Suspense, best-selling writing instructor and author of more than 20 thrillers, James Scott Bell shows writers how to take their work from a ho-hum read to a dramatic page-turner, regardless of genre or form. Writers will learn how to craft scenes, create characters, and develop storylines that build conflict and use suspense to carry the story to its gripping conclusion. Beginning writers will appreciate the in-depth instruction while experienced writers will benefit from the exercises and techniques that show them how to continuously hone their craft. It’s a must-have volume for every fiction writer.
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