Crime, Mystery, Thriller

You love a mystery, an intricate plot, a chase, political misdemeanours, a villain... and all at a pace that never lets up. John Le Carre, Agatha Christie and Raymond Chandler are just a few of the established writers to have produced classic works within this ever-evolving genre.

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22nd January 2024
18th April 2024

“If only I could get that publishing contract! Just that first publishing contract…”

How often have you thought that? Most unpublished...

5 min read
19th July 2023
25th July 2023
In this new extract from the Writers’ & Artists’ Yearbook 2024, bestselling author Paula Hawkins explores the essential elements and creative...
9 min read
9th May 2023
10th May 2023
Learning when to take feedback to heart and when to ignore it is an important part of a writer’s skillset, says crime author Heather Critchlow. For...