Writing Mystery, Thriller, and Suspense




$79. How to write mystery, thriller, and suspense novels. This four lesson, self-paced class walks you through writing the related genres of mystery, suspense, and thriller. It covers:

  • Understanding genre conventions
  • Creating a strong central conflict
  • Keys to building tension and suspense
  • Common problems in crime fiction
  • Character development in crime fiction
  • Basics of perspective and point-of-view in crime fiction
  • Common missteps in writing crime fiction – and how to avoid them
  • Writ ing the crime series

The course includes the full ms of a thriller that you can use to practice your critique skills.