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Williams, Sarah, How to Write Crime Fiction

From the founder of the Thriller School in Santa Monica, a practical guide with step-by-step exercises to develop crime writing skills

This book provides a comprehensive overview of all the different kinds of crime fiction, with examples from successful contemporary writers in each of the different genres. Clear explanations and exercises will help the beginning writer hone their craft and discover the kind of crime fiction, plots, themes, and language, that work best for them.