Creating a Book Readers Can’t Put Down

However, an overwhelming number of books clamor for the reader's attention. Often, readers (like the rest of us) lead busy lives with little time for the quiet pleasure of reading. Other louder, more demanding entertainments pull readers away from the written page. And thus, too many books get shoved aside, left unfinished only to accumulate layers of dust. In today’s market, we HAVE to write gripping stories if we want to keep our readers’ attention. But ... how can we do that? What goes into making a page-turner? ...more
I have to admit that I'm also a fan of 'sexual tension' in a book. Is s/he going to fall for ...more