Posted on July 20, 2020 at 11:47 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek
In a binge-consuming culture, one might assume that all series set an author up for long-term success.
Lindsay Buroker, bestselling author of almost eighty books, wants to point out an important distinction, though.
Depending on your genre, you might be better served by keeping your series episodic — where everything is mostly resolved at the end — or you might see more read-through by plotting a story arc across the multiple books.
She and Joanna Penn discuss this and more aspects of series writing and marketing on the latest episode of The Creative Penn podcast.
You can read a transcript of the episode or listen to it on Penn's website.
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