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Crime

Crime

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Author: Kathryn Reilly
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This lesson introduces the crime genre.
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Tutorial

Crime Fiction: Can You Deduce Whodunit?

This slideshow introduces the crime genre, identifies key characteristics and provides examples of short stories and novels in this genre.

Source: Kathryn Reilly

Internet Resources

For more information on the crime genre or to discover new crime authors, try the following sites:

 

http://www.crimefiction.com/#AUTHORS

This website offers a database of UK crime fiction, organized by author or by detective.

 

http://www.crimeculture.com/Contents/CrimeFiction.html

This website identifies several subcategories of crime fiction and presents many popular works.  The "Articles" section offers scholarly articles discussing crime fiction.

 

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/books/3671363/50-crime-writers-to-read-before-you-die.html

Interested in reading crime fiction?  This article identifies 50 must-read crime stories and includes both traditional and modern authors.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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