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The Crime Interview : Ian Rankin

Author: Len Wanner
Publisher: New York : Blasted Heath Ltd, 2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English
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Len Wanner finds new routes into the mind of one of the giants of crime fiction in this 13,000-word interview with the creator of Inspector Rebus. Ian Rankin on his fictional characters: ""Sometimes they do weird things I'm not expecting them to do? like die."" On the first Rebus novel: ""It's over-written. It's a bit up itself. It's obviously written by a literature student: 'The manumission of dreams'? no idea  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Interviews
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Wanner, Len.
Crime Interview: Ian Rankin.
New York : Blasted Heath Ltd, ©2013
Named Person: Ian Rankin; Ian Rankin
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Len Wanner
ISBN: 9781908688644 1908688645
OCLC Number: 865334765
Description: 1 online resource (37 pages)
Contents: The Crime Interview: Ian Rankin; Copyright information; Ian Rankin; Interview collections by Len Wanner; About Len Wanner; Also by Blasted Heath.
Other Titles: Ian Rankin
Responsibility: by Len Wanner.

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Len Wanner finds new routes into the mind of one of the giants of crime fiction in this 13,000-word interview with the creator of Inspector Rebus. Ian Rankin on his fictional characters: ""Sometimes they do weird things I'm not expecting them to do? like die."" On the first Rebus novel: ""It's over-written. It's a bit up itself. It's obviously written by a literature student: 'The manumission of dreams'? no idea what that means."" On teaching creative writing: ""If somebody's got talent, you can spot it and help them move it along, but you can't make somebody talented."" On Rebus: "

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