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Crime Writing Course with Claire McGowan

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Crime Writing Course with Claire McGowan

March 23 - March 24

Spread the Word, London’s literature and writer development agency, is thrilled that crime writer Claire McGowan will be running an intensive weekend course on Saturday 23 and Sunday 24 March at Ideas Store. The weekend masterclass will teach participants the key skills needed to break into the crime fiction market, including: Choosing a marketable idea that fits the genre Developing a compelling lead character (perhaps with the potential to carry a series) Structuring a strong plot full of twists and…

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Crime Writing Course with Claire McGowan

March 23 @ 10:30 am - March 24 @ 4:30 pm

Spread the Word, London’s literature and writer development agency, are thrilled that Claire McGowan will be running an intensive weekend course on Saturday 23 and Sunday 24 March at Ideas Store, Whitechapel, London E1 1BU. The weekend masterclass will teach participants the key skills needed to break into the crime fiction market.     This workshop will teach you the key skills you need, including: Choosing a marketable idea that fits the genre Developing a compelling lead character (perhaps with…

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Murder Mystery evening at Norton Priory Museum

June 11 @ 7:00 pm

Kate Ellis will be presenting a Murder Mystery evening at Norton Priory Museum. Kate has written twenty two novels featuring black archaeology graduate, DI Wesley Peterson and his Liverpool-born boss DCI Gerry Heffernan and five crime novels with a supernatural twist featuring DI Joe Plantagenet – as well as a standalone historical mystery, The Devil’s Priest, set in Tudor Liverpool. She has recently commenced a new historical trilogy set in the aftermath of the First World War and the first in the series has recently been…

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