Sleuth : Gail Bowen on writing mysteries.

"A smart, practical, and often funny guide for those who aspire to write mysteries, Sleuth reveals the secrets of the genre by a bestselling and award-winning author. Gail Bowen shows how to map out a plot, plant page-turning clues, develop fully rounded characters, and create a crime scene. Sh...

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Bibliographic Details
Online Access:Electronic book from EBSCO
Main Author: Bowen, Gail, 1942- (Author)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published:Regina, Saskatchewan : University of Regina Press, 2018.
Series:Writers on writing (Regina, Sask.)
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Table of Contents:
  • The push toward writing
  • Getting started
  • Prewriting your mystery
  • Writing your mystery
  • Point of view/narrative perspective
  • Setting
  • Characterization
  • Plot
  • Style
  • Creating a robust series
  • Editing
  • Getting published.