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    Dividing your thriller/story into three acts or parts

    Dividing your thriller/story into three acts or parts   Dividing your thriller/story into thee acts or parts. The first act of the thriller is the introduction of your character. This is a way for your reader to familiarise themselves with your character getting to know him or her so to speak. It’s the beginning of their habits this is also known as the “hook” it’s the what the when and the how.  Plotting for pantsers. With two simple steps. 

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    Doing research for your thriller

    Doing research for your thriller novel    Whatever the genre you’ll be writing you’ll need to research for your book if you are writing a thriller, you need to do the more research. You don’t need to be a doctor or a lawyer to write a book in this genre so where the places do research for your thriller novel?    Google   Google is your friend anything you’ll need you can find it in there yes, your search history is going to a look a bit strange but it can’t be helped.    Quora   Quora is a q&A site so you go there search on the specific filed…

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    How to write a thriller? What is a thriller? 

    How to write a thriller? What is a thriller?    Have you read that great thriller story full suspense that made grip sheets and wondered how it’s written? Or you always wanted to write a thriller but didn’t know where to start? How do you write a thriller? what is a thriller? What is the difference between a thriller and a mystery? a mystery is a question of who had done it. The crime has already happened. you as the writer will drop and hints and clues for the reader to solve the piece of the puzzle along with your character.  A thriller is someone is thinking of committing that crime or…

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    My experience with Beta readers. The harsh truth about it.

    My experience with Beta readers. The harsh truth about it.   Let’s touch basis of what is betareader. Beta readers are people who read in your genre or more than one and they give you their feedback as a reader. You can call them your general audience. You give them a sheet of questions and they answer it for you and give you their insight into the story and point out any issues. My experience with this wasn’t all that great first of all I couldn’t find beta readers. I looked on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Goodreads. I found three in total who committed themselves in reading the book. Others…

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    Best THRILLER books of 2018

    Best THRILLER books of 2018   The Wife Between us By Geer Hendricks      This book came out at the beginning of the year. The story follows two women, the neglected wife Nelly, and her replacement, Vanessa. Richard, the ex-husband sounds too good to be true. The story gives you the impression Nelly is out to seek revenge on Vanessa, to hurt her because of the divorce. It’s a well-written suspense story. Part 2 of the book it’s when the truth comes out.           Jar of hearts by Jennifer Hillier      This is a dark and twisted tale and rather graphic. Geo is soon…

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    Tropes I hate in Romance and Erotica

    Tropes in Romance and Erotica  That is becoming a cliche    I have been looking to read more “lighter” reads at the time being to take a break from the Thrillers/mystery/horror or dystopia genres. Before I start this blog post I would like to the point out this is by any means any disrespect to the authors who write on this specific genre or the genre itself. This is a list I made of tropes in Romance and Erotica while reading that I’ve noticed in this type of genre.   The woman that needs to be rescued aka The damsel in distress   Please, can we stop with the woman being rescued? Is there…

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    Top 5 dystopian novels

    Top 5 dystopian novels you have to read at least once    I have a fundamental love for dystopian novels. If you are not familiar with the genre this is what the word means.  Adjective relating to or denoting an imagined place or state in which everything is unpleasant or bad, typically a totalitarian or environmentally degraded one. “the dystopian future of a society bereft of reason” noun a person who advocates or describes an imagined place or state in which everything is unpleasant or bad. “a lot of things those dystopian feared did not come true” Basically is set in the future and a government takes over and controls everything. Without…

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    Top 5 disturbing books

    Top 5 disturbing books.   Reading is a form of entertainment regardless of the genre, audiences will find a story they’ll enjoy. Where the characters are engaging, the word flow and the prose is beautiful. We all love a well-written tale but what about those stories that crawl under your skin. Where, while reading, you can’t help to notice Goosebumps, you feel a shiver that feels like spiders are clawing on your back. Familiar? That means you are reading a disturbing book. Here top 5 disturbing books I have read, so far.       The Road By Cormac McCarthy        Frist on the lists of top 5…

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    Best books I’ve read so far in 2018

    Best books I’ve read so far in 2018   Another year has gone by. Last year, I made a blog post about the best books I’ve read a few months ago you can read it here. Six months have already gone by from the start of the year time is flying fast. Without further ado here are my top five best books I’ve read so far.   Disclaimer, not all books I list here are all from this year.   The Woman Next Door By Crass Green       First, on the list of the best books I’ve read so far 2018. Read this one at the beginning of this year…

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    Best current books to read: Top five best books I’ve read so far.

    Best current books to read top five best books I’ve read so far.   Since spring is here and summer is among us (it feels like it’s already summer in this part of the world) I’m making a list of the best books I’ve read from the beginning of the year since now. So, far I’ve read 32 books out of 70. I’m quite busy this year so I don’t know if I’ll finish this goal but we will see. Without further ado, here is the list of the best current books to read.    Disclaimer: These books I’ve chosen are just in my opinion.   The wife between us…