Man arrested on several drug and gun charges
Man arrested on several drug and gun charges by Longview PD ...KLTVJames Earl Buchanan, 29, has been arrested on drug and gun charges.and more »
Posted on 7 April 2017 | 2:37 pm
Author to discuss the writing process in
Minuteman News CenterAuthor to discuss the writing process in FairfieldMinuteman News CenterA big fan of mystery author P.D. James, Wiesen said fans might find a similar flavor and sensibility in her work, which will include a second Laura Jensen release in the near future entitled Case of the Mousetrap Legend. “I love P.D. James,” she said ...
Posted on 5 April 2017 | 2:07 pm
High Speed, Illegal Passing Led to Crash
NECNHigh Speed, Illegal Passing Led to Crash That Killed 2 TeensNECNPD: High Speed, Illegal Passing Led to Crash That Killed 2 Teens ... James Lavin, a 17-year-old driver who was killed in a car crash before Christmas, was remembered at his funeral Tuesday. His friend and hockey teammate Owen Higgins, also 17, died in ...and more »
Posted on 3 April 2017 | 8:37 am
'The Play That Goes Wrong' on Broadway Is So
Daily Beast'The Play That Goes Wrong' on Broadway Is So RightDaily BeastAs customized by such great writers as Agatha Christie, Arthur Conan Doyle, Wilkie Collin, and P.D. James, the genre's fans know the setup. A group of strangers, usually upper-class and packed with simmering passions and enmities, is gathered in a ...and more »
Posted on 2 April 2017 | 5:02 pm
Aurora Man Who Led Plano PD on High Speed
WspyNews (press release) (registration)Aurora Man Who Led Plano PD on High Speed Pursuit, Crashed With Infant Wanted On New ChargesWspyNews (press release) (registration)James Pheal was initially charged with Fleeing and Eluding, Driving While License Revoked, Resisting a Peace Officer and Endangering the Life or Health of a Child. He was additionally cited for Failure to Properly Secure a Child Under the Age of 8 in ...
Posted on 1 April 2017 | 6:33 am
Create the hero you can live with
P.D. James delves at length on the detective character she created and the books she wrote, says Sudhamahi Regunathan
Posted on 2 April 2015 | 6:08 am
'The Only Ones' Puts A Heartbreaking
Veteran rock critic Carola Dibbell ventures into fiction with The Only Ones, a tale of an unconventional family in post-pandemic America. Critic Jason Heller says calls it "heartbreakingly beautiful."
Posted on 19 March 2015 | 7:24 am
Jane Austen fans never let the story end
"Prom and Prejudice," "Prada and Prejudice," "Spies and Prejudice" — there are now more than 200 prequels, sequels and adaptations for Austen's classic love story.
Posted on 17 March 2015 | 11:10 am
Ellis Peters and the George Felse
Secondly, of the mystery writers of her era, I would say that Edith’s powers of prose writing and vivid descriptions was second only to P.D. James when it came to British crime fiction. You can learn a lot about how to write beautiful prose by reading ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 8:06 pm
Lecture preview: Canadian author Louise
I didn’t want someone who was glum and at war with himself,” said the 57-year-old author, Canada’s P.D. James. “I knew immediately that this was the template for my main character. Very few people get gray in their hair without being through ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 2:04 pm
'In the Dark Places,' A Conversation with
Years ago, P.D. James commented on the "Golden Age" of mystery novels, and talked about how everything was set up by the conclusion and how all the ends were neatly tied in a tidy package. The difference now is that's not always the case. Today ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 10:51 pm
Author Penny says choices we make swing
Chief Inspector Armand Gamache is a literary descendant of Agatha Christie's Hercule Poirot and P.D. James' Adam Dalgliesh, cultured and erudite, reflective but strong when necessary. A good character is useless without compelling stories. Penny's Three ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 9:07 am
I tried a TV remote but ringing for a
On September 9, the Queen becomes Britain’s longest-reigning monarch. But how well do we really know the Windsors? THOMAS BLAIKIE reveals some surprisingly informal anecdotes he has gathered from private sources close to the Royal Family... The Queen was ...
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 1:25 pm
Open Question: Values conveyed in 'The
I have to write a speech on the values conveyed in 'The children of Men" by P.D James. What values are conveyed in this novel and how would you start a thesis statement, im really horrible at thesis statements.
Posted on 4 June 2014 | 5:33 pm
Resolved Question: Who is the killer in the
My group and I are reading "A Taste For Death" for our English class and the book happens to be very hard to follow. We just want to know who the killer is to help us for our class. Please HELP...
Posted on 8 February 2013 | 9:50 am
Resolved Question: What would come first P.
Posted on 2 February 2013 | 7:03 am
Resolved Question: Is Children of men by
it's a dystopian novel as i have heard but i'm not that interested about sci fi futuristic settings of a story. what are the things to expect with this novel? before i'll go buy one.
Posted on 27 September 2012 | 10:32 pm
Resolved Question: Which P.D. James novel
I'm currently reading Children of Men and i really like the way she delivers a story :) I want to read more of her work. I found a list but am not sure which book is best. http://www.randomhouse.com/features/pdjames/library.html
can anyone suggest one of her books to me?
Posted on 12 August 2012 | 11:33 am