PressThis: What to Avoid When Writing Your Book’s Opening Lines #NaNoWriMo #amwriting 


For those of you participating in #NaNoWriMo2017 or just working on writing for anything else, I hope this article can be of great help to you.

The opening lines are where the final purchase decision is made for some readers. Consider these tips for opening lines when writing your book.

“Your first sentences are the make or break when it comes to convincing a reader to buy your book. The middle of your book may very well show off your best writing to date, the place where your story turns from enjoyable to unputdownable, but no reader is going to know that if they don’t get past page one.”


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