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Writing a Murder Mystery? Here are 5 Top Tips crime and suspense novel writing techniques Jun 12, 2022

From the desk of Emylia Hall.

Writing a murder mystery can be baffling and thrilling in equal measure. There was a moment while writing my second crime novel when I looked down at my notebook...

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How to Introduce a Character in a Novel novel writing techniques Jun 27, 2021

How do you introduce a character in a novel?

Whether they’re honourable, ethical good guys, or down-and-out criminals with a wicked streak, how we’re introduced to our hero character...

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How to Write the First Chapter of a Novel novel writing techniques starting to write May 17, 2020

If you're wondering how to write the first chapter of a novel, we can relate. It's a big question!

After all, the first chapter of a novel needs to do some heavy lifting to start the story. But...

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