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Getting forensics right in mysteries and thrillers

GENRE: Fiction
Lumb Bank

A week for crime and thriller writers who like to keep it real. As a unique pairing of writer and forensic specialist, we will help you to develop vivid storylines rooted in reality. Context is crucial in forensic work, as well as a rich source of stories. You will learn to integrate forensic techniques and real investigative methods into your writing, create credible villains, and write heart-stopping action sequences – while avoiding crime fiction clichés. With insights into the way real CSIs approach a crime scene, you will begin to think like investigators, giving your crime writing an authentic edge.

Single room price: £760
Shared room price: £710

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