all ebooks in category: Mystery Literary Criticism (6)

P. D. James: A Companion to the Mystery Fiction
English | ISBN: 0786497912 | 2017 | EPUB | 288 pages | 5 MB

British National Health Service employee Phyllis Dorothy James White (1920-2014) reinvented herself at age 38 as P.D. James, crime novelist. She then became long known …

On Conan Doyle: Or, The Whole Art of Storytelling
English | ISBN: 0691151350, 0691164126 | 2011 | EPUB | 232 pages | 991 KB/639 KB

A passionate lifelong fan of the Sherlock Holmes adventures, Pulitzer Prize–winning critic Michael Dirda is a member of The Baker Street Irregulars―the most famous and …

Detecting Women: Gender and the Hollywood Detective Film
English | 2011 | ISBN: 1438434049, 1438434057 | 416 pages | PDF | 81,6 MB

Ambitious and comprehensive history of the female detective in Hollywood film from 1929 to 2009. In this extensive and authoritative study of more than three …

Agatha Christie's Secret Notebooks: Fifty Years of Mysteries in the Making - Includes Two Unpublished Poirot Stories
English | ISBN: 0007310560 | 2009 | 480 pages | EPUB, MOBI | 1469 KB + 2 MB

Agatha Christie's Secret Notebooks: Fifty Years of Mysteries in the Making - Includes Two Unpublished Poirot Stories

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Sherlock and Transmedia Fandom: Essays on the BBC Series
English | 2012 | ISBN: 0786468181 | PDF | pages: 252 | 1.0 mb

The critically-acclaimed BBC television series Sherlock (2010- ) re-envisions Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's detective for the digital age, joining participants in the active traditions of …

War Noir: Raymond Chandler and the Hard-Boiled Detective as Veteran in American Fiction
English | ISBN: 1496808649 | 30 Nov. 2016 | EPUB | 272 pages | 0,4 MB

The conflation of the hard-boiled style and war experience has influenced many contemporary crime writers, particularly in the traumatic aftermath of the Vietnam War. Yet, …