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Exterior to the Evidence

by J. S. Fletcher

It follows the investigation of a perplexing crime by a skilled detective who must sift through a tangled web of clues and suspects to uncover the truth. Originally published in 1929, "Exterior to the Evidence" is a classic example of the detective fiction genre popularized by authors such as Arthur Conan Doyle and Agatha Christie. The novel features a complex and intricate plot that keeps readers guessing until the very end, as the detective slowly unravels the mystery and uncovers unexpected twists and turns along the way. Fletcher's writing is engaging and atmospheric, immersing readers in the world of the investigation and creating a sense of tension and suspense that builds steadily throughout the book. The characters are well-drawn and complex, adding depth and nuance to the story and making it a compelling read for fans of the mystery genre. In addition to its entertainment value, "Exterior to the Evidence" also provides insight into the cultural attitudes and values of the time in which it was written. As a product of the Golden Age of Detective Fiction, the book reflects the fascination with crime and the criminal mind that characterized the era. It also provides a window into the social and political issues of the time, making it a valuable resource for historians and scholars. Overall, "Exterior to the Evidence" is a gripping and entertaining mystery novel that is sure to keep readers engaged and guessing until the very end. Its well-crafted plot, engaging characters, and atmospheric writing make it a must-read for fans of the genre and anyone interested in the history of crime fiction.

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Joseph Smith Fletcher (7 February 1863 – 30 January 1935) was an English journalist and author. He wrote more than 230 books on a wide variety of subjects, both fiction and non-fiction, and was...

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