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Is Literary Fiction More High Brow Than Genre Fiction?

Popular culture extends to authors. Most of us do not like to be defined as "less than" some other writer, but most of us know we're no Tolstoy! However, what we write - genre fiction - and the audience we write it for - genre readers! - is no less valid than the "literary works" that win the more famous awards. Today's how to be an author guest post develops this theme more fully.
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What is a Paranoid Thriller? | Genre Fiction

A Paranoid Thriller - or Conspiracy Thriller - is a Thriller sub genre. We have all probably come across this type of thriller in one way or another, but not really classified it clearly in our minds. As Don Winston, today's guest poster, outlines below, the classic conspiracy or paranoid thriller is suspenseful, dark and draws the reader in through casting him (the reader) as the observer as the trap closes around the protagonist.
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