• The Lure of a Real-World Setting for a Mystery Novelist

    Sometimes, a place cries out to you, asking you to make it the setting of a story. RV Raman writes about how a remote resort in Central India supplied the setting for his second mystery.

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    For me, every good book begins with its characters. Even with crime fiction, where a gripping and twist-filled plot is essential....

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