Crime Writers

Filename: crime-writers.pdf
ISBN: 9781591589143
Release Date: 2011-01
Number of pages: 204
Author: Elizabeth Haynes
Publisher: ABC-CLIO

Download and read online Crime Writers in PDF and EPUB This invaluable resource provides information about and sources for researching 50 of the top crime genre writers, including websites and other online resources. * A timeline of major authors and events in the development of the crime fiction genre * Read-alike sections listing other authors whose works are similar in style or theme to those of ten major authors included in the book * Lists of major organizations and awards in the field of crime literature * A bibliography of online and print sources for biographical and critical information about crime genre authors


Writing True Crime

Filename: writing-true-crime.pdf
ISBN: 184716126X
Release Date: 2009
Number of pages: 139
Author: Stephen Wade
Publisher: Straightforward co Ltd

Download and read online Writing True Crime in PDF and EPUB Introduces the aspiring crime writer to the skills needed to write true crime and crime history. The chapters cover everything from finding a subject, working on a creative treatment and researching in libraries and archives. The reader is given a clear understanding of the craft of writing in this popular and expanding area, with material included from social history, law and criminology.


Howdunit Book of Police Procedure and Investigation

Filename: howdunit-book-of-police-procedure-and-investigation.pdf
ISBN: 1582976929
Release Date: 2007-07-25
Number of pages: 400
Author: Lee Lofland
Publisher: Writer's Digest Books

Download and read online Howdunit Book of Police Procedure and Investigation in PDF and EPUB Not everything you see on your favorite crime show is accurate. In fact, a lot of it is flat out wrong. Police Procedure & Investigation helps you get your facts straight about the inner workings of law enforcement. With a career in law enforcement that spanned nearly two decades, author Lee Lofland is a nationally acclaimed expert on police procedures and crime scene investigations who consults regularly with best-selling authors and television producers. Now you can benefit from his years of experience with Police Procedure & Investigation. This comprehensive resource includes: More than 80 photographs, illustrations, and charts showing everything from defensive moves used by officers to prison cells and autopsies Detailed information on officer training, tools of the trade, drug busts, con air procedures, crime scene investigation techniques, and more First-person details from the author about his experiences as a detective, including accounts of arrests, death penalty executions, and criminal encounters Police Procedure & Investigation is the next best thing to having a police detective personally assigned to your book!


Scene of the Crime

Filename: scene-of-the-crime.pdf
ISBN: PSU:000059282235
Release Date: 1992-09-15
Number of pages: 240
Author: Anne Wingate
Publisher: Writers Digest Books

Download and read online Scene of the Crime in PDF and EPUB Provides information on how evidence is measured, collected, identified, and analyzed, the timetable of activity at a crime scene, and technical terms and professional techniques used


Writing True Crime

Filename: writing-true-crime.pdf
ISBN: 184716126X
Release Date: 2009
Number of pages: 139
Author: Stephen Wade
Publisher: Straightforward co Ltd

Download and read online Writing True Crime in PDF and EPUB Introduces the aspiring crime writer to the skills needed to write true crime and crime history. The chapters cover everything from finding a subject, working on a creative treatment and researching in libraries and archives. The reader is given a clear understanding of the craft of writing in this popular and expanding area, with material included from social history, law and criminology.


1999 Canadian Internet Directory and Research Guide

Filename: 1999-canadian-internet-directory-and-research-guide.pdf
ISBN: 0139749322
Release Date: 1998-10
Number of pages: 503
Author: Jim Carroll
Publisher: Prentice Hall

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The Writer s Complete Crime Reference Book

Filename: the-writer-s-complete-crime-reference-book.pdf
ISBN: UCSC:32106009987121
Release Date: 1993
Number of pages: 287
Author: Martin Roth
Publisher: Writer's Digest Books

Download and read online The Writer s Complete Crime Reference Book in PDF and EPUB A guide for writers provides facts and a resource list for nearly every aspect of crime



More Forensics and Fiction

Filename: more-forensics-and-fiction.pdf
ISBN: 9781605423975
Release Date: 2012-04-01
Number of pages: 448
Author: D P Lyle
Publisher: Medallion Media Group

Download and read online More Forensics and Fiction in PDF and EPUB This compilation of medical and forensic science questions from crime writers around the world provides insight into medical and forensic science as well as a glimpse into the writer’s creative mind. How do hallucinogenic drugs affect a blind person? Will snake venom injected into fruit cause death? How would you perform CPR in a helicopter? What happens when someone swallows razor blades? How long does it take blood to dry? Can DNA be obtained from a half-eaten bagel? D. P. Lyle, MD, answers these and many more intriguing questions. The book is a useful and entertaining resource for writers and screenwriters, helping them find the information they need to frame a situation and write a convincing description. TV viewers, readers who enjoy crime fiction, and those who want to know more about forensic science can keep up with the news and understand the science behind criminal investigation. From traumatic injuries to the coroner’s office, the questions and answers are divided into five parts, making it a compendium of the incredible information that lies within the world of medicine and forensics.


The Writer s Ultimate Research Guide

Filename: the-writer-s-ultimate-research-guide.pdf
ISBN: UOM:39015037478982
Release Date: 1995
Number of pages: 332
Author: Ellen Metter
Publisher: Writers Digest Books

Download and read online The Writer s Ultimate Research Guide in PDF and EPUB With hundreds of listings of books and databases, this book saves writers research time and frustration by pointing them straight to the information they need to create better, more accurate fiction and nonfiction.


Howdunit Forensics

Filename: howdunit-forensics.pdf
ISBN: 9781582974743
Release Date: 2008-04-04
Number of pages: 438
Author: D P Lyle
Publisher: Writer's Digest Books

Download and read online Howdunit Forensics in PDF and EPUB Provides a factual and practical introduction to forensics for writers and screenwriters, examining specific areas in crime scene analysis and reconstruction, crime lab research, and coroner examinations while also revealing various misconceptions commonly portrayed in films. Original. 10,000 first printing.


Crime Mystery

Filename: crime-mystery.pdf
ISBN: 9780786703661
Release Date: 1996
Number of pages: 219
Author: H. R. F. Keating
Publisher: Basic Books

Download and read online Crime Mystery in PDF and EPUB Traces the growth of the mystery genre and selects what he considers to be the top one hundred, giving a perceptive and informative account of each


I Let You Go

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ISBN: 9780751554175
Release Date: 2014-11-06
Number of pages: 384
Author: Clare Mackintosh
Publisher: Hachette UK

Download and read online I Let You Go in PDF and EPUB THE SENSATIONAL SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER and winner of the Theakston Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year 2016 A tragic accident. It all happened so quickly. She couldn't have prevented it. Could she? In a split second, Jenna Gray's world descends into a nightmare. Her only hope of moving on is to walk away from everything she knows to start afresh. Desperate to escape, Jenna moves to a remote cottage on the Welsh coast, but she is haunted by her fears, her grief and her memories of a cruel November night that changed her life forever. Slowly, Jenna begins to glimpse the potential for happiness in her future. But her past is about to catch up with her, and the consequences will be devastating . . .


Waterstone s Guide to Books

Filename: waterstone-s-guide-to-books.pdf
ISBN: UCAL:B5107924
Release Date: 1989
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The Cambridge Companion to Crime Fiction

Filename: the-cambridge-companion-to-crime-fiction.pdf
ISBN: 0521008719
Release Date: 2003-11-06
Number of pages: 287
Author: Martin Priestman
Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Download and read online The Cambridge Companion to Crime Fiction in PDF and EPUB This Companion covers British and American crime fiction from the eighteenth century to the end of the twentieth. As well as discussing the 'detective' fiction of writers like Arthur Conan Doyle, Agatha Christie and Raymond Chandler, it considers other kinds of fiction where crime plays a substantial part, such as the thriller and spy fiction. It also includes chapters on the treatment of crime in the eighteenth-century literature, French and Victorian fiction, women and black detectives, crime on film and TV, police fiction and postmodernist uses of the detective form.