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The Great Turning, by Lesli Richardson (5:15)

Today we see that a page of mundane travel details is a risky way to start a book.

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Clutch: Book One of The Wrecked Earth, by CEL Welsh (5:14)

Today we see that opting for a “big-picture history” prologue is like attempting a triple-lutz in figure skating: sure, there are people who make it look easy, but the risk…

Dymond’s World, by C.W. Crowe (12:06)

Today we see that failing to understand and cater to the expectations of a genre audience can undermine the reader’s faith in your storytelling.