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Ninety crime writers from the world's oldest and most famous crime writing network, the legendary Detection Club, give tips and insights into writing successful crime and thriller fiction in this fascinating book. Featuring contributions from members past and present, it not only offers invaluable advice to people interested in writing for the genre, but also provides a picture of how the best crime writers have honed their skills over the years.

Contributors include: Ian Rankin, Val McDermid, Peter James, Peter Robinson, Ann Cleeves, Andrew Taylor, Elly Griffiths, Sophie Hannah, Stella Duffy, Alexander McCall Smith, John Le Carre, G.K. Chesterton, Dorothy L. Sayers, Agatha Christie, John Dickson Carr, Desmond Bagley and H.R.F. Keating.

  • Hardback, 544 pages.
  • Measures 24.3 x 15.3 cm

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