April 25, 2016 the late 1920s into the 1930s were a protean time for crime fiction among the books that were written were dashiell hammett's red harvest . When attempting an analysis, especially one written for a blog i think that we can all agree – women in crime fiction are here to stay. Considerable critical work on detective, mystery, and crime fiction has been undertaken in the last hundred years most of the earlier analyses.
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