Do you know the ending of your novel before you started writing?
Some authors write the end first. John Irving said: "The first thing I write is the last sentence of the book"
Do you prefer HAPPY endings?
such as Persuasion by Jane Austen
Or Anybody Out There by Marian Keyes
One thing to bear in mind is that a good ending is the difference between whether or not your reader will choose to buy your next novel. Some novels, like the Lord of The Rings have satisfying endings although sad ones.
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