Month: November 2019

Twelve Women Detective Stories, edited by Laura Marcus

Oxford,ISBN-10: 0192880365 Presents an eclectic selection of stories, and although only about half are written by women, these and others like them, helped to shape the conventions of modern detective fiction. Some of the stories fall down on the question of fair play—that is, providing the reader with sufficient clues to make good guesses, which is […]

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