Posted on 09/23/2019 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Your setup scene isn’t always the first scene in your book, but — as its name suggests — it definitely kicks off your book’s action.

You’ll likely introduce your protagonist and his or her sources of conflict here, and the catch is, you can’t afford to take dozens of pages to do so.

Learn which details will quickly connect your reader to your protagonist in C.S. Lakin’s post on successful setup scenes.

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Jeannine McAllister | 03/09/2020 at 06:37 PM
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