The Joys of Mystery Fiction’s Most Enduring Tropes

The tropes of the murder mystery genre are familiar and widely parodied. My personal favorite is the remote island location: barren and desolate, bordered by a wild blue sea, too sparse to have any hiding places and too far from the mainland to swim to, with a single, unimposing house. The perfect place for a … Continue reading The Joys of Mystery Fiction’s Most Enduring Tropes