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By Linda De Roche

One of the preferred and prolific writers of our day, Mary Higgins Clark maintains to jot down bestselling, award-winning novels of puzzle and suspense, attracting new fanatics around the globe and exciting devoted readers who've her occupation for almost 3 many years. This revised Critical Companion deals an extended dialogue of the types and conventions of suspense writing, in addition to up-to-date biographical information regarding the Queen of Suspense. protecting Clark's latest works, 9 new chapters research the novels and brief tales released on the grounds that 1996, together with Daddy's Little Girl (2002). for every significant paintings, a plot synopsis and research of personality improvement is given. issues and matters woven into her fiction―such because the position of the earlier in people's lives, repercussions of violence, and the idea that of identity―are thought of. shut severe readings delve deeper into those another way wonderful works to discover mental, feminist, and socio-political interpretations.

The up-to-date and increased bibliography bargains librarians and readers a finished checklist of Clark's released works, with studies and feedback of the works coated during this quantity. an intensive checklist of extra biographical resources comprises the most recent interviews. an advantage function of this version is a consultant to the movie variations of Clark's work.

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