Books: mainly crime & thriller fiction. Keen supporter of debut & midlist authors who deserve attention. Literary festivals, publishing, author & book news. Crime & thriller on screen. Allergic to hype.
#CWM2012 Crime Writing Tips – No. 7
#CWM2012 crime writing tip number 7 is all about forensics:
Do as I say not as TV’s Silent Witness does. Research your forensics to ensure reality prevails. Readers know that specialisms exist so don’t make your pathologist the ‘multi-purpose’ variety. And don’t make your SOCO an expert in diseases.