6. Decide early on if you’re writing a series or a stand-alone.*

7 Tips for Writing Crime Fiction

by Dana Stabenow

(written for Writer’s Digest)

6. Decide early on if you’re writing a series or a stand-alone.* Don’t introduce that great character only to kill him off at the end of the first book of a 22-book (and counting) series. Don’t ask me how I know.

*Realize that a book can turn on you at any time, and often will.


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