How to write killer fiction

the funhouse of mystery & the roller coaster of suspense by Carolyn Wheat

Published by Perseverance Press in Palo Alto, Calif .
Written in

  • Detective and mystery stories -- Authorship.,
  • Suspense fiction -- Authorship.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 181-186) and index.

    StatementCarolyn Wheat.
    LC ClassificationsPN3377.5.D4 W46 2003
    The Physical Object
    Pagination191 p. :
    Number of Pages191
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3557070M
    ISBN 101880284626
    LC Control Number2002015588

    How to Write Killer Fiction by Carolyn Wheat: The Funhouse of Mystery & the Roller Coaster of Suspense

    If you have ever dreamed of writing your own suspenseful and mysterious fiction, then Carolyn Wheat’s book, "How to Write Killer Fiction: The Funhouse of Mystery & the Roller Coaster of Suspense," is a must-read. This informative guide will take you on a journey through the art of crafting compelling detective and suspense stories. Whether you are a seasoned writer or a beginner, this book provides valuable insights and techniques to help you create engaging works of fiction.

    The Author: Carolyn Wheat

    Carolyn Wheat, an acclaimed author in the detective and suspense genres, shares her wealth of knowledge and experience in this comprehensive guide. With over 30 years of writing experience, Wheat has mastered the art of storytelling and captivated readers with her gripping narratives. Her expertise shines through in "How to Write Killer Fiction," making it an invaluable resource for aspiring writers.

    Unleash Your Creative Potential

    Unlock your creative potential as you delve into the pages of "How to Write Killer Fiction." Wheat provides practical advice on developing intriguing plotlines, creating memorable characters, and building suspense that will keep readers on the edge of their seats. With step-by-step instructions and examples, this book will guide you through each stage of the writing process, from brainstorming ideas to crafting a satisfying ending.

    Subjects Covered

    In "How to Write Killer Fiction," Carolyn Wheat delves into various subjects related to detective and suspense story authorship. Some of the topics covered include:

    • Developing realistic and relatable characters
    • Constructing compelling and intricate plotlines
    • Building tension and suspense
    • Creating twists and surprises
    • Writing captivating dialogue

    By exploring these subjects, Wheat equips writers with the necessary tools to construct engrossing narratives that will keep readers hooked from beginning to end.

    Format and Availability

    "How to Write Killer Fiction: The Funhouse of Mystery & the Roller Coaster of Suspense" by Carolyn Wheat is available in various formats, including PDF, ePUB, MOBI, and TXT. You can download the book for free or read it online, making it easily accessible for writers around the world. The ISBN10 code for this edition is 1880284626.


    If you aspire to write captivating detective and suspense stories, "How to Write Killer Fiction" by Carolyn Wheat is a valuable resource that should not be missed. With Wheat's guidance and expertise, you will learn the art of crafting killer fiction that keeps readers enthralled from the first page to the last. So, download your copy today and embark on a thrilling journey towards becoming a master of mystery and suspense.