Committing the Perfect Murder Crime Writing Workshop

21 Apr 2016
16:00 -18:00
Cleckheaton Library

Committing the Perfect Murder Crime Writing Workshop

Event Type: Creative Writing Workshop

Alison Taft is a crime writer, whose latest novel, My Time Has Come, was published in 2015.  She is currently the writer-in-residence at Headingley Lit Fest and won second prize in the Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award in 2013. In October 2015 her first novel, Our Father Who Art Out There…Somewhere was selected in the Yorkshire Post’s top twelve books that best define Yorkshire, written since the millennium. She lives in Leeds.

The workshop will cover: How crime writers heighten and sustain tension? What role does pace play in a good thriller? What do you need to plan the perfect murder? And can you get away with it?