book cover of Writing Crime Fiction

Writing Crime Fiction

(2014)
A non fiction book by

 
 
Do you have an idea for a gripping crime novel?
Would you like to know how to plot your book flawlessly?
Do you want to create beautifully crafted characters and nail biting twists?

This book is designed for anyone who wants to write an unputdownable crime novel. Whatever your subgenre, whether Scandi-crime or detective 'cosies', this book is full of inspirational advice, acute insights and practical exercises. The first part of the book establishes the rules of writing crime fiction - from convincing characters to the role of research. The book then covers the practical craft of writing and editing, before explaining in detail how to secure a contract and/or self-publish your work. A comprehensive guide for anyone who wants to be the next Val McDermid or Ian Rankin.



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Used availability for Rosemary Rowe's Writing Crime Fiction

Paperback Editions

October 2014 : UK Paperback
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Title: Masterclass: Writing Crime Fiction: How to create compelling plots, dramatic characters and nail biting twists in crime and detective fiction (Teach Yourself: Writing)
Author(s): Rosemary Aitken
ISBN: 1-4736-0136-3 / 978-1-4736-0136-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Teach Yourself
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU   


Kindle Editions

November 2014 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Masterclass: Writing Crime Fiction: How to create compelling plots, dramatic characters and nail biting twists in crime and detective fiction
Author(s): Rosemary Rowe
Publisher: Teach Yourself
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   


November 2014 : Australia, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Masterclass: Writing Crime Fiction: How to create compelling plots, dramatic characters and nail biting twists in crime and detective fiction (Teach Yourself: Writing)
Author(s): Rosemary Rowe
Publisher: Teach Yourself
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon AU