The success of the writer in drawing out their story to the reader is determined by the ingredients of the story regardless many free mystery books being available in the market. While writing a free mystery novel it will involve a lot of ingredients that make up any other kind of genre of a book. These ingredients will also act as a guide for the reader when selecting a good mystery book. Further to this, the mystery book will also have other ingredients suitable to make it a great read. Decisions that will engage the reader must be made from the start. The writer decides on the character that drives the agenda and engages the reader. A detective story, a Malvern sleuth tale or private verses a citizen eye type of story are among the ones that one must choose from to make an appropriate story. The selection of a novel is determined by the quality which is influenced by the setting The writer makes decisions whether the story takes place in a countryside or a major city. The reader should see if the detectives will have to travel long distances to solve a crime. The setting creates ambiance and puts the reader in the mood of a good mystery.
The time factor is also a big influence in determining whether a book will be a hit or not. The writer does a lot of research and then settles on a time frame regardless it being future or recent time that will make the story feel true. A good mystery book is one that has characters that a very well thought of. They are characterized of distinct personalities. A killer, a victim, detective,scape-goat and a suspect are some of the characters that the reader like to relate to and thus they must be in the book. A murder or a crime should be well drawn out in a mystery book. For the case to be interesting there must be a connection of the suspect to the detective. In a good mystery book that excites the reader it should give the detective the opportunity to solve the crime. The clues available in the story are the main leads that assist the detective in solving the crime. The reader is easily able to identify these clues in the story. The title is a major ingredient of the story and it acts as a tool to catch the readers attention. These ingredients are therefore mixed up to serve a very wonderful tale that will excite the reader.