| Mar 1, 2009
So, Charles Dickens' great fragment, "The Mystery of Edwin Drood," has been finished by a contemporary writer?
That's what I thought, eyeing the titles of Dan Simmons' and Matthew Pearl's new novels.
The story of Dickens' final book is...
| Jan 10, 2010
Note: This is the second of a two-part column on the current state of contemporary detective fiction. This month: One of the masters of the form talks about the detective story.
In order to understand and properly appreciate contemporary detective...