Manuscript Analyzing suspense to determine the climax in the story’s plot. The point in a story that creates the greatest suspense and interest. At the climax, something happens that reveals how the conflict will turn out. The uncertainty or anxiety that a reader feels about what will happen next in a story, novel, or drama. Authors create suspense through sensory details, foreshadowing, unexpected twists, change in plot direction, etc. The main conflict in The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle was Charlotte not knowing who to trust. Therefore, the part in the climax of story that reveals that she has decided who to trust is…? What is the main conflict of this story? UN Owen gathering the strangers to murder them as punishment for their past crimes. What needs to be resolved? Is he going to be successful at killing off all of the accused. Will he get away with it? Then what event reveals the outcome of the conflict?