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Be a Published Mystery Writer

Agatha Christie. Dan Brown. Raymond Chandler. Patricia Cornwell. Janet Evanovich. Sue Grafton. John Grisham. Can you imagine your name being included on this list of great storytellers one day?

As a mystery writer, you will have an exciting and rewarding profession. Check out the bestseller lists in your local newspaper: at any given time you'll find several mystery novels there. Few other categories of fiction come close to achieving this kind of success. No matter what other trends have come and gone in the publishing world, mysteries remain popular. 

It's no wonder some of today's most highly paid writers are mystery writers. Mary Higgins Clark, the master of the suspense mystery, has a five-book deal that could earn her $15 million dollars per book

A mystery writer can enjoy success in other ways as well. A book can lead to a series of books, even to a movie or television deal. 

If you have ever dreamed of writing a mystery and getting it published, the FabJob Guide to Become a Mystery Writer gives you what you need to make your dream come true

Author Angela Hynes is the author of seven published books, including a mystery novel. She is also a former literary agent and book editor who knows how publishing decisions are made. In this e-book she gives you the insider information and practical advice you need to become a published mystery writer. 

The guide covers topics of vital importance to anyone who wants to become a published mystery writer, including:

Getting Ready

  • The 6 key elements of a good mystery story
  • How to decide which of the 8 types of mystery writing (from hardboiled to legal thriller) is best for you 
  • Deciding whether to create an ongoing series
  • How to learn forensics - the facts of how a homicide is committed and how a case is solved
  • Ways to improve your mystery writing skills
  • 10 critical steps to mystery writing
Getting Published
  • Manuscript preparation tips that will improve your odds of getting your mystery writing published 
  • How to write a query that will make an editor eager to read your manuscript
  • Insider information about the book publishing industry including publishing trends
  • How to avoid 6 common mistakes mystery writers make when trying to sell their manuscript
  • Who to contact at publishing houses and how to contact them
  • Links to submission guidelines for publishers that specialize in mystery writing
  • How to get a literary agent to represent you
  • What you need to know about book publishing contracts
PLUS, you will discover:
  • Other mystery writing opportunities, including links to magazines that publish mystery stories. You'll even find a few tips on writing and selling: 
    • mystery games and puzzles
    • true crime stories
    • television and film scripts
  • Book publishing alternatives including e-book publishers, print-on-demand, self-publishing
  • How to increase your book's sales, including:
    • How to prepare a press kit
    • Creative ways to get your book reviewed
    • How to have successful book signings
    • How to get your book chosen by book groups
    • Promoting your book at mystery conventions
    • 8 mystery awards you can be nominated for
    • How to promote your book on the Internet
  • How to protect your work
And much more. The guide offers you the practical tools you need to become a published mystery writer, including:
  • Sample manuscript page
  • Sample query letter to a publisher
  • Sample book synopsis
  • Sample letter to a literary agent
  • Advice from published mystery novelists
It's like a publishing workshop packed with insider information to help you become a published mystery writer. 

You can have all this and more for an incredible special price. It would cost you from $50 to $300 (or more) to attend a publishing conference. This guide gives you the best advice you might get at a publishing conference, plus much more. 

Most FabJob guides sell for up to $29.97 U.S. for an e-book alone. SPECIAL OFFER: If you buy the guide today, Saturday, November 22, 2014 you can have this valuable insider information for the special price of only $14.97. You can earn back the price of the guide many times when you publish your first book.

If you believe you deserve to have the career of your dreams, this guide is for you. It gives you everything you need to know to become a published mystery writer

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"I just wanted to take a few moments to let you know how much I enjoyed 'Become a Mystery Writer' by Angela Hynes. At first I was skeptical - a natural reaction by anyone who loves mysteries, I suppose. But, as is the case with most good mysteries, my first inclination was completely incorrect. As a writer, I found ideas, structure and format were all discussed thoroughly in easy to read chapters, with outstanding examples given using today's best selling authors. And, as an author, the information pertaining to editors, agents, publishing and marketing your work was invaluable!"
Thomas DeMarco, Author of Dead Giveaway, Five o'clock Shadow, and Complete Sentences

"Angela really knows her stuff. Her book is easy to read and she gives readers all the important details. I especially enjoyed the section on "Getting Published." Her tips on formatting the manuscript and preparing the query will come in handy when I'm ready to market my manuscript. Additionally, the chapter titled "Growing a Bestseller" gave me great insight about promoting a book - information I've not received in any of the writing classes or conferences I've attended in the past. A must-have for all writers whose goals are to have their mysteries published."
Susan Lynn Kingsbury 
Moreno Valley, CA

"Whether you are a mystery reader thinking about writing your first story or a published author wanting to learn more, this book is one of the best reference guides I've seen. Highly recommended."
Lauren Roberts
Writer and Editorial Judge for Pen Women of America

"After just completing the most recent draft of my first mystery, this guide has provided me with a wonderful step by step process to help me stay on the right track.  The chapters pertaining to the literary world and how it works will be invaluable in my quest for representation!"
Lori Sandrock
co-founder of the Santa Clarita Valley Mystery Writers Group

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