Crime Writing

Dashiel Hammett’s 24 Rules For Detective Writers

Dashiel Hammett’s 24 Rules For Detective Writers

In this post from Writers Write, your one-stop writing resource, we share American author, Dashiel Hammett's 24 Rules For Detective Writers. Dashiell Hammett (born 27 May 1894, died 10 January 1961) was an American author who was famous for his hard-boiled detective novels, short stories,…

Crime Writing For Beginners – An Infographic

Writers Write is a writing resource and we have shared this infographic on crime writing for beginners to help you write your mystery novel. 'All novels are about crime. You’d be hard pressed to find any novel that does not have an element of crime.…
Literary Devices For Writers – A MacGuffin And A Gun

Literary Devices For Writers – A MacGuffin And A Gun

Writers Write creates writing resources and shares writing tips. In this post, we discuss two literary devices for writers - a MacGuffin and a Gun. Here are two literary devices you could use when plotting your next suspense novel, detective story, crime caper, or mystery…
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