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Writing worksheet – solving a mystery (pdf) you can use this worksheet to: brainstorm solutions to a mystery that your story/character/life has graced you with. The murder mystery genre’ is alive and well and living at an on-line bookstore just a mouse click away how is it that this over-utilized method of story-telling.
The editor of three award-winning crime fiction novels offers advice on writing a mystery, developing characters, and avoiding common fiction mistakes. Author dennis palumbo takes the mystery out of how to write a mystery with expert tips using examples from excellent mystery films and tv shows.