Writing the Continuing Series and Trilogy

Learn Insider Tips to Penning an Ongoing Series

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to write a continuing series, like Harry Potter or the Hunger Games? Maybe you’ve created a character whose story will take more than one book to tell. Perhaps you’re in the exploration stage of creating your own series.

In this workshop you’ll learn all about what it takes to create a continuing series that will have readers longing for the release of your next story.

You’ll learn-

Types of Continuing Series

Planning Your Series

Creating Your Series World

How to Create Characters your readers will love

How to hook your reader

How to use cliffhangers

How to draw a series to a close

How to sell your series to editors and agents

Here’s a breakdown of the lessons-

Lesson 1-Types of Continuing Series

Lesson 2-Planning Your Series

Lesson 3-Characters

Lesson 4-Planning Your Series World

Lesson 5-Hooking Your Readers

Lesson 6-Cliffhangers

Lesson 7-Staying Organized and Staying the Course

Lesson 8-Selling Your Series


Your Instructor


Susan Palmquist
Susan Palmquist

Susan Palmquist is the author of over 100 books, including romance, mystery and writing instruction how tos. She also writes romances under her pen name, Vanessa Devereaux.

For the last seven years, she's been tutoring aspiring authors and teaching writing workshops through various chapters of the Romance Writers of America.

She also blogs on writing topics and is a book reviewer.


Course Curriculum


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Frequently Asked Questions


When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
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What if I am unhappy with the course?
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