Spring 2016 - this course has now passed.
During this ten-week course participants will learn the ‘how to’ of creating a gripping crime story, using tension, pace and effective dialogue, whilst developing great characters and a page-turning novel. There will be modules on police procedure and forensics, and you will also receive editorial critique to sharpen your fictional voice. A number of Louise’s students have achieved publishing deals or are now signed with agents.
Louise Phillips is the author of four bestselling psychological crime thrillers all of which were nominated for the Best Irish Crime Novel of the Year. Her second novel, The Doll’s House, won the award in 2013. The Game Changer, her latest novel, was published to critical acclaim in 2015.Starts: Mon 15 Feb
Time: 6.30pm – 8.30pm
Duration: 10 Weeks (No class Mon 28 Mar)
Cost: €280/€260 Members
Praise for Louise Phillips' Crime Fiction course:
'I really loved the course with Louise. She is a great teacher. We covered a huge amount in eight weeks.'
'Louise was an excellent facilitator, full of practical advice and tips. Her track record as a crime writer lent authority to her advice.'
'Can't praise Louise enough!' — Kathy Keane (Autumn 2014)