Want to learn how to write a crime novel?

Pippa Kay.

Pippa Kay.

Interested in writing crime but not sure where to start?

Author Pippa Kay is visiting the Highlands to host a crime writing workshop.

Up for discussion will be sub-genres including police procedurals, Agatha Christie style “cosies” and more contemporary “domestic noir”. 

This will be followed by some tips and techniques, including:

  • How to maintain suspense;
  • The puzzle; 
  • Red herrings;
  • Character development; 
  • The importance of setting

The workshop will be held at the Henrietta Rose Room on February 11 from 10am.