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Writing Mysteries - 2nd edition

Writing Mysteries (ISBN10: 1582971021; ISBN13: 9781582971025)
ISBN13: 978-1582971025
ISBN10: 1582971021

This edition has also been released as:
ISBN13: 978-1582971452
ISBN10: 1582971455

Summary: Writing mystery fiction can be a special kind of puzzle. In this new edition of the Mystery Writers of America classic, Sue Grafton weaves the experience of today's top mystery authors into a comprehensive mystery writing "how-to."

You will learn how to piece a perfect mystery together and create realistic stories that are taut, immediate and fraught with tension.

The book's contributors include a "who's who" of the mystery w
riting elite:

Faye and Jonathan Kellerman on conducting accurate research

Michael Connelly on mastering characterization

Tony Hillerman on writing without an outline

Lawrence Block on overcoming writer's block

Sara Paretsky on creating successful series characters

Tess Gerritson on writing the medical thriller

Ann Rule on the art of writing true crime

And many more!


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Summary: Writing mystery fiction can be a special kind of puzzle. In this new edition of the Mystery Writers of America classic, Sue Grafton weaves the experience of today's top mystery authors into a comprehensive mystery writing "how-to."

You will learn how to piece a perfect mystery together and create realistic stories that are taut, immediate and fraught with tension.

The book's contributors include a "who's who" of the mystery writing elite:

Faye and Jonathan Kellerman on conducting accurate research

Michael Connelly on mastering characterization

Tony Hillerman on writing without an outline

Lawrence Block on overcoming writer's block

Sara Paretsky on creating successful series characters

Tess Gerritson on writing the medical thriller

Ann Rule on the art of writing true crime

And many more!


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Edition/Copyright: 2ND 02
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Writers Digest Books
Published: 04/28/2002
International: No

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