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No. Chapters in novels for any target audience do not have a dictated length to them. I've seen chapters that are a page long in some novels I've read (normally towards the climax when two events are happening quickly and closely together. Brevity is Wit after all). Make your chapters as long as they need to be to get the job of the scene featured done.


I guess it depends on your intentions. Example, a place like Tapas, in which you can upload original novels, recommends short chapters, between 500 and 1500, because it's mainly used by phone users and it's en easier reading like that. In your case, if is something more profesional I think you should have an min and max. Let's say, chapters between 2500 and ...

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