Posted on 02/24/2021 at 03:59 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek
The psychological thriller genre found author Sebastian Fitzek, rather than the other way around.
But in the time since he realized that was what he was writing (thanks to a rejection letter, actually), he’s spent some time putting his finger on what makes it a psychological thriller — and a good one, to boot.
If you’d like to follow in his (bestselling) footsteps, he’s shared his checklist of five key features for psychological thrillers in Writer’s Digest.
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