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August Heat Suspense Analysis

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Is it possible to create suspense in a story without visuals, or sound? Well in fact, there are various techniques that authors use to create suspense in a story. In the short story, August Heat by W.F. Harvy, he uses techniques such as foreshadowing, withholding juicy information from the reader, and doing a reversal in situation. These are effectives ways, most authors use to create suspense in a story. Foreshadowing is one key way authors use to create suspense. They gives small clues throughout the story about what is going to happen in the future. One example being on line 108, where the author doesn’t put the full date on the tombstone. This gives a clue, that someone is going to die very soon. It gives the reader a clue about what is
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