How to Write a Mystery

Edited by Lee Child with Laurie R. King

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Published by: Scribner
Release Date: 2021
Pages: 336


Winner of the Agatha, Macavity, and Anthony awards for Best Nonfiction/Critical

Seventy top writers from Mystery Writers of America, chosen and edited by Lee Child and Laurie King, with writing advice ranging from dialogue and characters to reader outreach and book criticism. Laurie’s essay is on “The Rewrite,” but she was involved with this project from its beginning, a mystery writing handbook for a new era.

A complete list of contributors and their subjects is HERE.