To celebrate the release of James Scott Bell’s newest writing instruction book and his appearance at the Writer’s Digest Conference, we're hosting a week-long book giveaway and will be awarding one copy of Elements of Fiction Writing: Conflict & Suspense per day for the next five days! To enter, just tweet your favorite book or movie scene of heightened suspense. Dig deep to remember those moments when you held your breath waiting, fumbling to turn the page or desperate for a character to move. Tell us about it through Facebook or Twitter and you could win! When you post your suspenseful scene, be sure to use hashtag: #JSBsuspense so we can keep track.
Also, don't miss out on seeing James Scott Bell in person along with a host of top writing industry names at the Writer’s Digest Conference! Registration is open now and all participants of our giveaway are eligible to receive $115 off admission with the full conference registration. Saturday-only registration is also available. This will give you access to both meet James Scott Bell and attend Pitch Slam, your face to face chance to get your book in front of more than 60 professional literary agents.
To register for the 2012 Writer’s Digest Conference and receive $115 off full conference admission, visit the Writer’s Digest Store, click on “full conference registration” and use coupon code: “WDCoffer”.
Click here for a sneak peek at Conflict & Suspense by James Scott Bell.
About the book: At its best, conflict pulls readers into a story and suspense carries them along until its conclusion. In Elements of Fiction Writing: Conflict & Suspense, best-selling writing instructor and author of more than 15 thrillers, James Scott Bell shows writers how to take their work from a ho-hum read to a dramatic page-turner, regardless of genre or form. Writers will learn how to craft scenes, create characters, and develop storylines that build conflict and use suspense to carry the story to its gripping conclusion. Beginning writers will appreciate the in-depth instruction while experienced writers will benefit from the exercises and techniques that show them how to continuously hone their craft. It’s a must-have volume for every fiction writer