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Crime Fiction : A Reader's Guide —Forshaw, Barry, author.
EBook
2020

Are you a lover of crime fiction looking for new discoveries or hoping to rediscover old favorites?Then look no further. There are few contemporary crime fiction guides that cover everything from the golden age to curren...

Ray Bradbury : the last interview and other conversations —Bradbury, Ray, 1920-2012, author.
Book
2014
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"Ray Bradbury was long the most influential sci-fi writer in the world, the poetic and visionary author of such classics as Fahrenheit 451, The Martian Chronicles, and The Illustrated Man But he also lived a fascinating...

Gun in Cheek An Affectionate Guide to the "Worst" in Mystery Fiction —Pronzini, Bill, author.
EBook
2017

This is fabulously funny stuff. ; John D. MacDonald "Bill Pronzini surveys the worst crime fiction ; not just the average inferior product, but the junk classics, works that achieve a heroic degree of badness. No brief s...

Agatha Christie's Poirot : The Greatest Detective in the World. —Aldridge, Mark.
Book
2020
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In celebration of the centennial of one of the world's greatest literary characters, a beautiful exploration and history of Agatha Christie's legendary detective, Hercule Poirot in books, theater, television, and film. ...

The Getaway Car : A Donald Westlake Nonfiction Miscellany —Westlake, Donald E., author.
EBook
2014

This is a book for everyone, anyone who likes mystery novels or good writing or wit and passion and intelligence. The New York Times Over the course of a fifty-year career, Donald E. Westlake published nearly one hundred...

Historical Noir : The Pocket Essential Guide to Fiction, Film & TV —Forshaw, Barry, author.
EBook
2018

It's one of the most successfuland surprisingof phenomena in the entire crime fiction genre: detectives (and proto-detectives) solving crimes in earlier eras. Barry Forshaw has written a lively, wide-ranging and immensel...

Summary and Analysis of The Alienist Based on the Book by Caleb Carr.
EBook
2017

So much to read, so little time? This brief overview of The Alienist tells you what you need to know--before or after you read Caleb Carr's book. Crafted and edited with care, Worth Books set the standard for quality and...

Agatha Christie's True Crime Inspirations —Holgate, Mike.
EBook
2011

The true scandals, crimes, and murders that inspired the works of the Queen of Crime, and affected those around her Fact proves far stranger than fiction in this collection of events that either influenced the works of t...

The Secret Life of Wallander an Unofficial Guide to the Swedish Detective Taking the Literary World by Storm. —Hildred, Stafford.
EBook
2010

Almost 20 years since he first appeared in Henning Mankel's novel Faceless Killers, the sad Swedish detective Kurt Wallander has become a worldwide success story. Mankel's compelling books about the idealistic police ins...

More forensics and fiction —Lyle, D. P.
Electronic Resource
2012

Sherlock Holmes Miscellany —Johnson, Roger, 1947-
EBook
2012

Prominent Sherlockians have collected all of the facts, trivia, and quotes that remind readers why Sherlock Holmes is such an important literary creationExploring the fascinating and enigmatic world of Sherlock Holmes, t...

Ian Fleming Miscellany —Cook, Andrew, author.
EBook
2015

A unique insight into how Ian Fleming created by inspiration—and sometimes plagiarism—the legend of James Bond The book centers on Ian Fleming the man, his contradictions, and his public and private personality. It exami...

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