Charlie Chan is a fictional character created by Earl Derr Biggers. Biggers
loosely based Chan on Honolulu, Hawaii detective Chang Apana, ... Chan first
appeared in Biggers' novels, then was fea...
"Detective novel" is an example of a genre.
Apr 18, 2008 ... The label detective novel is an example of ... Suppose you've just read a
romance novel that has stock characters and a happily-ever-after ...
These questions are the plot engines of the novel, and it's the job of Holmes and
... Can we attach a "Gothic" label to a detective story like The Hound of the ...
Sep 9, 2011 ... Blackest Ever Black would probably be the funniest name for a label in recent .....
The example that sticks in my mind is Wookie's "Battle"—a rare ... He made his
name writing decidedly Mum-friendly detective novels set in Italy ...
It is true because the novel is an artificial form and the detective novel especially
so, as the writer has to select ... For example, Jane Austen's Emma is a
remarkable detective story in which the truth of human .... Oh well . . . that is just a
Mar 26, 2013 ... Calling Couto's novels “magical realist,” though, accomplishes very little. ... and
so simple at the same time that any one label doesn't describe it… .... In Under
the Frangipani, for example, the protagonist is a detective, literally, ...
Mar 23, 2012 ... The Newgate label was attached by (usually hostile) critics in the 1830s and
1840s to ... Grossman 2002 provides a rigorous and readable example of this
approach. ... Schwarzbach, F. S. “Newgate Novel to Detective Fiction.
Apr 21, 2014 ... "Literary novels are prose poetry … the subject of the work is .... The real question
with any genre label is "dos it help the right readers to find the right books? .... I
just see Jane as a generative example of what has indeed become a ..... with
Romance, 'Death and the Compass' with the detective a...
Jul 19, 2012 ... Some big names in detective writing argue that their novels are ... and there are
many examples of how the science fiction especially slots ...