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Writing and Selling Your Mystery Novel - by Hallie Ephron (Paperback)

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  • A Mystery Writers of America Edgar Award Finalist for Best Critical/Biographical Work Discover the secrets to crafting an unforgettable mystery!
  • Author(s): Hallie Ephron
  • 304 Pages
  • Language + Art + Disciplines, Writing Skills

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A Mystery Writers of America Edgar Award Finalist for Best Critical/Biographical Work

Discover the secrets to crafting an unforgettable mystery!

To piece together the puzzle of your mystery novel, you need patience, resilience, a solid understanding of the craft, and a clear blueprint for combining the plot, characters, setting, and more. And while patience and resilience must come from you, the essentials of craft and the plan to execute them are right at your fingertips with Writing and Selling Your Mystery Novel. This completely revised and updated edition features solid strategies for drafting, revising, and selling an intriguing novel that grips your readers and refuses to let them go.

New York Times best-selling author Hallie Ephron shows you how to:

- Create a compelling sleuth and a worthy villain
- Construct a plot rich in twists, red herrings, and misdirection
- Bring the story to a satisfying conclusion
- Sharpen characters and optimize pace during revision
- Seek publication through both traditional and indie paths
Filled with helpful worksheets and exercises for every step of the process, Writing and Selling Your Mystery Novel Revised and Expanded reveals the keys to writing a memorable story that will have fans of mystery, suspense, and crime clamoring for more.

Dimensions (Overall): 8.9 Inches (H) x 5.9 Inches (W) x .9 Inches (D)
Weight: .95 Pounds
Suggested Age: 22 Years and Up
Number of Pages: 304
Genre: Language + Art + Disciplines
Sub-Genre: Writing Skills
Publisher: Writer's Digest Books
Theme: Composition
Format: Paperback
Author: Hallie Ephron
Language: English
Street Date: January 13, 2017
TCIN: 52257831
UPC: 9781440347160
Item Number (DPCI): 248-44-4987
Origin: Made in the USA or Imported
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Estimated ship dimensions: 0.9 inches length x 5.9 inches width x 8.9 inches height
Estimated ship weight: 0.95 pounds

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