Writing the Mystery: Second Edition

Writing the Mystery: Second Edition

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by G. Miki Hayden
     
 

An authoritative guide to creating a compelling and commercially viable mystery. Features a thorough exploration of the genre and a step-by-step writing process that explains such findamentals as plot and character development; effective dialogue; atmosphere and setting; and maintaining pace. Also includes sections on outlining, revision, acquiring an agent,

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An authoritative guide to creating a compelling and commercially viable mystery. Features a thorough exploration of the genre and a step-by-step writing process that explains such findamentals as plot and character development; effective dialogue; atmosphere and setting; and maintaining pace. Also includes sections on outlining, revision, acquiring an agent, submitting to publishers, marketing and promotion, and in-depth exercises. Writing the Mystery wraps up with a special collection of interviews with mystery major leaguers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781890768638
Publisher:
Big Earth Publishing
Publication date:
11/15/2004
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
255
Product dimensions:
5.62(w) x 8.28(h) x 0.66(d)

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