intricate plot

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Her stories are strongest when she delves into (re)creating a world with its events and characters, and when she stays within the bounds of simple storytelling, rather than trying to use intricate plot devices that might be more harmful than helpful to the story.
In her own inimitable style, Dame Agatha Christie has created an atmosphere of shuddering suspense and a brilliantly intricate plot where murder lurks around every corner.
The intricate plot spins out after Buck receives a visit from an old nemesis, who offers him what appears to be a bribe, which Buck of course refuses.
Critique: "A Walk on Broken Glass" is a beautifully crafted novel marked by a true flair for language, an ability to craft memorable characters, and weave an intricate plot that engages and holds the reader's total attention from beginning to end.
In her own inimitable style, Christie has created an atmosphere of shuddering suspense and a brilliantly intricate plot where murder lurks around every corner.
Mohammed says that it's hard to fit such an intricate plot into such a short movie, but the team behind him has been 'fantastic'.
In her own inimitable style, Dame Agatha Christie creates an atmosphere of shuddering suspense and a brilliantly intricate plot where murder lurks around every corner.
Former tennis ace Tony Wendice has discovered his wife Sheila (Kelly Hotten) has been having a fling with crime writer Max (Philip Cairns, with an oddly stilted delivery) and has spent the past 12 months secretly concocting an intricate plot to bump her off, blackmailing an old schoolmate and confidence trickster (Robert Perkins) into doing the dirty deed for him.
Which means a principal appeal of the latest Diamond novel lies in the displays of quartet expertise that are central to the intricate plot.
Packed with vivid imagery and intricate plot, Unrecognizer is a mind-blowing fiction that captures a subvibe American spirit and molds a bizarre futuristic drugscape like clay.
Prepare for an atmosphere of nervejangling suspense and a brilliantly intricate plot.
The bizarre turn out of events that made a fugitive out of Khan Hassan Kunji Mohammad, 57, is more complex than the intricate plot of a crime-thriller.