Sisters in Crime: Early Crime and Mystery Stories by Women

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The companion volume to "The Darker Sex" and "The Dreaming Sex," this absorbing anthology of early women's crime fictionbelongs on the bookshelf of any serious crime fanMany of the leading writers of crime fiction are women--Agatha Christie, Ruth Rendell et al--but it still comes as a surprise to many that the first full-length detective novel was by one Metta Fuller whose "The""Dead Letter," under the alias Seeley Regester, appeared as far back as 1866, predating Wilkie Collins' "The Moonstone" by two years. In fact, women ...

Sisters in Crime: Early Crime and Mystery Stories by Women 2013, Peter Owen Publishers, London

ISBN-13: 9780720615166

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