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Crime Writer's Reference Guide

3.68  ·  Rating Details  ·  38 Ratings  ·  3 Reviews
Here's the book no writer of murder mysteries, thrillers, action/adventure, true-crime, police procedurals, romantic suspense, and psychological mysteries, whether scripts or novels, should be without.
ebook, 287 pages
Published February 1st 2003 by Michael Wiese Productions (first published January 1st 2003)
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Mar 19, 2011 Tasha rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
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Some really great new info. that i've not seen in other research books. Drugs, uses, packaging, basically takes you from thinking about the crime, developing it, making it believable, processing it, putting your case together and getting it to court. Good resource.
Aug 09, 2010 Jess rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
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A very informative book. Focuses mainly on Californian law, police force and prisons - but does have a section on capital punishment in all states of the US.
May 07, 2013 Frances rated it it was ok
Often seems to slip into being a list of terms rather than a collection of suggestions, but a good start and sparks some ideas.
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