Posts Tagged ‘Ian Rankin’

Quote of the day, March 11

March 13, 2016

Ian Rankin, on newspapers

“There will always be news, just a different delivery system.”

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Quote of the day, Nov. 12

November 12, 2015

Ian Rankin, on writing

“The most difficult part of any crime novel is the plotting. It all begins simply enough, but soon you’re dealing with a multitude of linked characters, strands, themes and red herrings—and you need to try to control these unruly elements and weave them into a pattern.”

Quote of the day, Aug. 28

August 28, 2015

Ian Rankin, from Knots and Crosses (1987)

“It was the laughter of birthdays, of money found in an old pocket.”