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May 08, 2010

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Camille

RE: the last point -- I always thought that the amateur sleuth story is really a kind of "Protagonist in Jeopardy" suspense story, even though it's a protagonist who puts him or her self into jeopardy.

Lexi Revellian

I read this nodding away to myself - yup, I've ticked all those boxes - then I got to point 5.

You have summed up the reason I halted my sequel (to a first book I'm pleased with) at about 12,000 words. With bacon and eggs, the hen's involved, the pig's committed. My heroine, alas, was the hen and not the pig.

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