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Detective fiction is a subgenre of crime fiction and mystery fiction in which an investigator or a .... The novel "features an unusual and innovative detective figure, Mr. Peters, who is lower ...

detective story | narrative genre | Britannica.com

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The traditional elements of the detective story are: (1) the seemingly perfect... ... The greatest of all fictional detectives, Sherlock Holmes, along with his loyal, ...

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Crime fiction is one of the fastest growing genres in literature. Read about what ... Mystery Genre: Definition, Characteristics & Elements · 9th Grade English: ...

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May 29, 2015 ... Definition. The mystery genre is a type of fiction in which a detective, or other professional, solves a crime or series of crimes. It can take the ...

genre characteristics chart - Scholastic

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Mystery. The Basic Definition. • A subgenre of narrative fiction; often thought of as a detective story. • Usually involves a mysterious death or a crime to be solved.

Elements of Detective Fiction | Detective Stories & Genre

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Detective Fiction lesson plans review the elements of detective fiction, the detective code, and characters in detective fiction. Explore detective stories.

Characteristics of Hard-boiled Detective Fiction - Detnovel.com

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Characteristics of Hard-boiled Detective Fiction. The detective novel has existed, in one form or another, for over 150 years, enough time for it to develop well ...

A History of Detective Fiction: Literary Origins | Librarypoint

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Detective fiction is such an integral part of the current literary landscape that many ... Many of Dupin's characteristics heavily influenced character portrayals of  ...

Investigating Genre: The Case of the Classic Detective Story ...

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The Mystery Cube helps students identify and summarize story elements in this popular genre. It can be ... Ronald Knox: 10 Commandments of Detective Fiction.

Twenty rules for writing detective stories (1928) by S.S. Van Dine

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And for the writing of detective stories there are very definite laws — unwritten, ... the bounds of detective fiction, cavorting in the uncharted reaches of adventure.

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Elements of a Detective Story - SlideShare

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Aug 18, 2009 ... INTRODUCTION TO A DETECTIVE STORY. ... <ul><li>Fictional detectives are expected to be both clever and a 2. The crime must be ...

The Conventional Character Traits Of The Fictional Detective – April ...

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May 18, 2013 ... Not all fictional detectives have these characteristics but to a degree many seep in. Even with the intimate allure readers have with the Amateur ...

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Aug 3, 2015 ... In this lesson, we will define detective fiction and its characteristics, examine the history of this genre, and look at some of the major authors....