Write Gripping Fiction: Practical Techniques for Engaging Story by Raymond Long
Approx. 17,880 words.
Published on February 28, 2011.
Want to write fiction? Want to get published? Author and editor Raymond Long argues you need to enthrall readers in one character's personal story. Keep your readers behind that character's eyes, experiencing a life as it unfolds. Immerse them in the fictional dream of being another person. This book sets out the techniques at every level from basic story setup to wording individual sentences.