Murder Squad Writers’ Day at The Word

Want to be the next big crime writer? Then this is a day you should not miss! Attend a selection of workshops with the fantastic Murder Squad authors, learn tips and gain insider knowledge about how to make it in the industry. You will also be able to attend a free session all about forensics with former CSI, CSM and forensics expert, Helen Pepper, at 10.30am. The workshops run 11.30am-1pm and 2-3.30pm and include:

  • Writing the detectives with Cath Staincliffe
  • Up the garden path – plotting a twisty mystery with Martin Edwards
  • Secrets of self-publishing: become an indie author with Chris Simms
  • Creating credible villains and cracking prose with Margaret Murphy
  • Writing the past – writing historical crime from research to final draft with Kate Ellis
  • Practical forensics for beginners with Helen Pepper –  forensics expert and adviser on Vera and Shetland

You will also get the chance to buy their books and get them signed.

Workshops are priced at £8 each and you will need to book tickets in advance to secure your place at your desired workshop. Buy now from Eventbrite