Mystery Writers!

October 3rd, 2001 by ClickSchooling Leave a reply »

Recommended Website:
Mystery Time Line

For those who love a mystery, this is a great website! Follow the Mystery Time Line to discover the evolution of mystery fiction, and the authors and characters that defined this genre. Read the short biographies of great mystery writers like Edgar Allan Poe, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Agatha Christie, Dorothy Sayers, Erle Stanley Gardner, Mickey Spillane, Ed McBain, and R.L. Stine, to name a few. Find out why the characters and storylines they created were so popular with readers everywhere.

From Nancy Drew and the Hardy Boys to Perry Mason and Hercule Poirot, you can find out interesting facts and trivia about your favorite mystery detectives.

Read a mystery with your kids and then visit the Mystery Time Line to find out more about the author. Or visit the timeline to get a feel for the kinds of characters and storyline used by certain authors — and then select one of their mystery stories to read. Either way, the site will enhance your appreciation of a good mystery!


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