Quote Originally Posted by redstick View Post
My genre is similar to James Patterson's Women's Murder Club. Since he's sold over 500 million books with short chapters, some only one page, I tend to emulate his style. I'm sure it's different with other genres.
From the novels of his that I've read, it seems like each scene is its own chapter. Stephen King does that sometimes, too. They wind up with 40 or 50 chapters.