The Crime Writers' Association

Interested in writing crime?

Read our brand new regular Agent’s column written by Jemima Forrester of David Higham Associates, one of the UK’s top literary agencies on the CRA website.

Check out our Crime Writing Tips page too for hints and how-tos from authors and editors.

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The Debuts


Success by Former Debut Dagger Finalist

Perhaps changing titles can bring you success? Madeleine H Callway writes: My book, originally entitled The Land of Sun and Fun, was shortlisted for the 2009 Debut Dagger. My agent changed the title to Gunning for Bear and in 2012 it was a finalist f...

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