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Mary Higgins Clark : a critical companion

Author: Linda De Roche
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1995.
Series: Critical companions to popular contemporary writers.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This study analyzes all of Clark's fiction including her most recent, Let Me Call You Sweetheart, and places her fiction in the context of its genre. For ease of use by the reader, each chapter is devoted to a single novel and is subdivided into sections on narrative strategies (plot, time, and setting), thematic development, character development, and alternative perspectives on the novel. This study helps the
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Pelzer, Linda Claycomb.
Mary Higgins Clark.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1995
(OCoLC)603851750
Online version:
Pelzer, Linda Claycomb.
Mary Higgins Clark.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1995
(OCoLC)603993139
Named Person: Mary Higgins Clark; Mary Higgins Clark; Mary Higgins Clark; Mary Higgins Clark; Mary Higgins Clark
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Linda De Roche
ISBN: 0313294135 9780313294136
OCLC Number: 32508116
Description: xi, 175 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: Series Foreword / Kathleen Gregory Klein --
1. "The Queen of Suspense" --
2. Mary Higgins Clark and the Novel of Suspense --
3. Where Are the Children? --
4. A Stranger Is Watching --
5. The Cradle Will Fall --
6. A Cry in the Night --
7. Stillwatch --
8. Weep No More, My Lady and The Lottery Winner --
9. While My Pretty One Sleeps --
10. Loves Music, Loves to Dance --
11. All Around the Town --
12. I'll Be Seeing You --
13. Remember Me and The Anastasia Syndrome --
14. Let Me Call You Sweetheart.
Series Title: Critical companions to popular contemporary writers.
Responsibility: Linda C. Pelzer.

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A critical study of the work of Mary Higgins Clark who uses the literary genre of mystery and suspense to write popular fiction. This text examines common themes in Clark's work, such as the  Read more...

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