Download E-books Great Women Mystery Writers, 2nd Edition PDF
Mysteries are one of the most well liked books at the present time, and ladies remain one of the so much inventive and largely learn secret writers. This publication contains alphabetically prepared entries on ninety ladies secret writers. a few of the writers mentioned weren't even writing whilst the 1st version of this ebook was once released in 1994, whereas others have written a variety of works considering then. Writers have been chosen in line with their prestige as award winners, their advertisement luck, and their severe acclaim. each one access offers biographical info, a dialogue of significant works and subject matters, and first and secondary bibliographies. the quantity closes with appendices and a particular, normal bibliography. Public library consumers will price this advisor to their favourite authors, whereas scholars will flip to it while writing reports.
Read or Download Great Women Mystery Writers, 2nd Edition PDF
Similar Women Authors books
How does exile beget writing, and writing exile? what sort of writing can either be fuelled by means of absence and lengthen it? Exile, which used to be intended to imprison her, sarcastically gave Madame de Staël a freedom that enabled her to be as lively a dissident as any girl within the past due eighteenth and early 19th centuries used to be able to being.
This e-book explores the best way older girls are represented in society. via shut readings of novels through significant twentieth century novelists, in comparison with the extra dominant representations of woman getting older to be present in pop culture it means that they give a feminist knowing of the 'invisible' girl occasionally missing in feminism itself.
This ebook specializes in how Austen's existence and paintings is being re-framed and re-imagined in twentieth and twenty first century literature and tradition. Tracing the connections among Modernist Austen within the early C20th and feminist and post-feminist appropriations within the later C20th, it examines how Austen emerged as a posh aspect of reference at the worldwide level.
This quantity charts the main major alterations for a literary background of ladies in a interval that observed the beginnings of a discourse of 'enlightened feminism'. It finds that girls engaged in kinds previous and new, trying to form and rework the tradition of letters instead of easily mirror or reply to the paintings in their male contemporaries.
Additional resources for Great Women Mystery Writers, 2nd Edition