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Language: English
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Are you struggling to keep readers engaged for an entire book? Discover an often-overlooked system for capturing reader attention from start to finish.

Do your stories start strong but lose momentum as they go? Are you worried that your writing may hold you back from building a fan base? USA Today bestselling author Mary Buckham has decades of experience teaching writers in all genres how to hook their readers. And now, she’s here to help you do the same.

Writing Active Hooks: The Complete How-to Guide contains practical examples for creating the hooks you’ll need to craft a page-turner. The book teaches you which hooks are the most effective and where to position them for optimal results. With Buckham’s expert instruction and in-depth walkthroughs, you’ll master hooks and compel more readers to finish your work.

In Writing Active Hooks, you’ll discover:
- The ten most common universal hooks and how to use them in fiction and nonfiction
- How to determine which hooks are best suited for each of your stories
- Why readers respond to hooks and how to give them additional reasons to keep reading
- Step-by-step examples showing how to transform zero-hook sentences into multi-hook sentences
- How to craft hooks consistently for every novel, and much, much more!

Writing Active Hooks is your guidebook for creating stories your readers won’t want to put down. If you like actionable advice from a leading expert, practical exercises, and the idea of taking your writing to the next level, then you’ll love Mary Buckham’s must-have writing resource.

Buy Writing Active Hooks to supercharge your stories today!

“WRITING ACTIVE HOOKS is a powerful combination of fresh insights, practical examples, and how-to advice on the often overlooked but critical element of Hooks…written in a quick-to-read and easy to understand style, and packed with useful application exercises.”
~KELLY L. STONE, author of THINKING WRITE: The Secret to Freeing Your Creative Mind

“The Writing Active series takes an all too often overlooked technique, and elevates it to a next-level game changer for powerful fiction.”

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  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 2601 KB
  • Print Length: 309 pages
  • Simultaneous Device Usage: Unlimited
  • Publisher: Cantwell Publishing, LLC (20 September 2017)
  • Sold by: Amazon Australia Services, Inc.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B0752X8GZG
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Screen Reader: Supported
  • Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled
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  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #495,765 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent writer’s resource with lots of examples
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