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CONTENTS How to use this book 4-5 CHAPTER 1: Getting Started First Things First 6-7 Get the Writing Habit 8-9 On the Case 10-11 Mystery Mastery 12-13 Undercover Work 14-15 Building a Case 16-17 Getting your Facts Straight 18-19 CHAPTER 2: Setting the Scene Paint the Picture 20-21 CHAPTER 3: Characters Tracking Down Your Hero 22-23 Master Criminals 24-25 Assistants and Suspects 26-27 CHAPTER 4: Viewpoint Mystery Voices 28-29 CHAPTER 5: Synopses and Plot Tell Your Story's Story 30-33 Baiting the Hook 34-35 Middles - The Plot Thickens 36-37 The End 38-39 CHAPTER 6: Wizard Words Making Words Work 40-41 CHAPTER 7: Spellbinding Speech Dramatic Dialogue 42-47 CHAPTER 8: Hints and Tips Beating Writer's Block 48-49 More Tricks of the Trade 50-51 CHAPTER 9: Mystery Solved The Next Step 52-53 Words from the Stars 54-55 How to Reach Your Audience 56-57 The World of Publishing 58-59 CHAPTER 10: Find out more Glossary 60-61 Further Information 62-63 Index 64
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Detective and mystery stories -- Authorship -- Juvenile literature.