The Lineup: The World's Greatest Crime Writers Tell the Inside Story of Their Greatest Detectives

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A great recurring character in a series you love becomes an old friend. You learn about their strange quirks and their haunted pasts and root for them every time they face danger. But where do some of the most fascinating sleuths in the mystery and thriller world really come from?What was the real-life location that inspired Michael Connelly to make Harry Bosch a Vietnam vet tunnel rat? Why is Jack Reacher a drifter? How did a brief encounter in Botswana inspire Alexander McCall Smith to create Precious Ramotswe? In THE LINEUP, some of the top mystery writers in the world tell about the genesis of their most beloved characters--or, in some cases, let their creations do the talking.
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What was the real-life location that inspired Michael Connelly to make Harry Bosch a Vietnam vet tunnel rat? Why is Jack Reacher a drifter? How did a brief encounter in Botswana inspire Alexander McCall Smith to create Precious Ramotswe? In THE LINEUP, some of the top mystery writers in the world tell about the genesis of their most beloved characters--or, in some cases, let their creations do the talking.
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subject_facet Audiobooks, Characters and characteristics in literature, Detective and mystery stories -- Authorship, Detective and mystery stories, American -- Sources, Detective and mystery stories, English -- Sources, Detectives in literature, FICTION / Anthologies (multiple authors), FICTION / Mystery & Detective / Hard-Boiled, FICTION / Mystery & Detective / Police Procedural, Novelists, American -- 20th century -- Biography, Novelists, English -- 20th century -- Biography
title_display The Lineup
title_full The Lineup The World's Greatest Crime Writers Tell the Inside Story of Their Greatest Detectives, The lineup [sound recording] : the world's greatest crime writers tell the inside story of their greatest detectives / edited by Otto Penzler
title_short The Lineup
title_sub The World's Greatest Crime Writers Tell the Inside Story of Their Greatest Detectives
topic_facet Audiobooks, Authorship, Characters and characteristics in literature, Detective and mystery stories, Detective and mystery stories, American, Detective and mystery stories, English, Detectives in literature, Fiction, Literary Anthologies, Mystery, Novelists, American, Novelists, English, Short Stories, Sources, Thriller