Posted on 11/02/2021 at 01:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek
As a writer, you want readers to struggle to put your book down, no matter the genre.
Enter the cliff-hanger — which Sarah Penner, author of the bestseller The Lost Apothecary, defines as a short suspension of information, to distinguish it from the plot twist.
Penner has structural and stylistic suggestions for perfecting the art of the cliff-hanger in a post at Writer Unboxed.
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