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How to snare your reader: the secret of a good blurb

27 August 2022

9:00 AM

27 August 2022

9:00 AM

Blurb Your Enthusiasm: An A-Z of Literary Persuasion Louise Willder

Oneworld Publishing, pp.352, 14.99

It sounds disingenuous, not to say dis-respectful, but as a writer of 40 books, give or take, I never read blurbs. I can’t bear to. I love stories and am terrified of them being spoiled. There is no obvious twist or murderer so clearly signposted that I will ever try to guess them as I read.

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