Short Detective Story Essays and Term Papers

  • Short Detective Story

    Bangladesh, Bhutan, Burma, china, Nepal, Pakistan and Afghanistan are all of India’s neighbouring countries. To get to India people usually take a plane. Mumbai (Bombay), Kolkata (Calcutta), Chennai, Bangalore, Hyderabad and Ahmadabad are all large cities in India and its capital New Delhi. India has...

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  • Detective Story

    Crime CommittedOne night (1989) in Arensberg, Emily was making dinner. She went to the washroom to freshen up. By the time she came out, dinner was done. It was already 11:30p.m., so she went to bed. At 1:00 a.m., the alarm went off, but Emily was still asleep. After the suspect accidentally broke the...

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  • detective story

    Detective story Once about 2 years ago I read out to my cousin a detective story. It was the story of an English magazine for children. The plot began at 11 o’clock when the inspectors telephone started ringing. The inspector picked up the phone and said, "hello". The person on the other side of...

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  • Detective Story

    Detective Olson! Thank goodness you’re here. My necklace is missing! You have to find the person who took it!” Detective Monica Olson had just reached the door when Anita Ray burst it open in terror. Monica followed Mrs. Ray into a beautifully decorated room where two professionally dressed men stood...

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  • Detective Story

    Detective Story Trainee Detective D.A. Corbett stared at the abyss before him. The man he was chasing had leapt it easily enough but could he? The man had planted a bomb in the middle of a town, people were dead and abyss's like this had appeared all over the road. They weren't very deep but were still...

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  • History of the Detective Story

    been essentially adventure stories or melodramas, but one of the most prominent embodies the cultural mythology of detectives, criminals, police, and suspects in a classic form that is almost pure mystery. Edgar Allen Poe first noticeably expressed the traditional detective story in the 1840s, but it did...

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  • Short Stories

    The pioneers of the teaching of science imagined that its     introduction into education would remove the conventionality,     artificiality, and backward-lookingness which were characteristic;     of classical studies, but they were gravely disappointed. So, too, in 5   their time had the humanists...

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  • Short Story

    Unwelcome Passenger The man looked familiar, and immediately I felt my pulse quicken. He wore oil-stained jeans and a torn leather vest, but no shirt. Straight black hair hung nearly to his waist. A snake tattoo circled his forearm. Mid-thirties, I guessed. I didn't realize I was staring so hard...

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  • Short Story

    "...the pain of saying goodbye and moving on." Write a short story inspired by the above phrase. Bright lights. Clean walls. Clean floors. Pale uniforms. People rushing back and forth through the corridors. That nauseating smell that lingers in your nostrils for hours after you leave. Blood slipped...

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  • Short Story

    Left In The Dark The dreadful smell of something rotting filled the small, dark room. Whoever was keeping me here had put me down in the basement. I found this out after my first escape attempt. Ever since then he has been coming down every day, just to check on me or to cause me pain. I was sitting...

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  • Short Stories

    want to avenge the death of the man who Pepe killed. After much running and even being shot, he is killed by these men. | Tone: The tone of this story is extremely suspenseful. The author has kept the reader on a hook to find out whether Pepe escapes the gunmen. The reader is desperate to know whether...

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  • Short Story

    internet The creation of the internet has affected society and individual's life in many positive ways.Individuals,companies,and institutions use the internet in many ways.Companies and institutions use the internet to provide their own profit,including advertising,selling,buying...etc.The use of the...

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  • Short Story

    Short Story 12/18/2012 Bonnie Liu It is raining outside. As if God is weeping, droplets run across windows ceaselessly, “di-da…di-da…di-da,” resounding through every corner in the house. Nevertheless, this little sad song has been drowned out by a raucous drunk crowd who is now partying for...

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  • The Short Story

    Shirley Jackson was a popular American novelist and short story writer of twentieth century, known for her forte in mystery and horror fiction. Supernatural, sinister and mysterious elements played significant role in her works. She has a very odd style of writing and plot. Her themes are usually pertaining...

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  • Short Story

    chose Indiana. I attended IU last fall and came home in December for Christmas break. I decided Ole Miss was where my heart belonged. After applying short notice and hearing back, I was headed down south for good. My parent’s favorite advice, “Everything will work itself out,” was an affirmation I didn’t...

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  • Short story

     An Angel's Wings Ever since Aly Nightengail was a little girl, she loved angels. Everything about them. The way their eyes sparkled, glistened in all light. The way they wouldn't lie to you. The way they couldn't harm a single living being, because they we're let into heaven...

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  • Short Story

    A Father’s Escape When I was sixteen my father went to the moon. A few years prior to his departure from Earth our house became a cave and the backyard a prehistoric jungle where dinosaurs roamed freely and lived among us. See my father was a unique individual with what I believed in the oblivion...

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    Secret Lost in the Water Carrier, Roch. The Hockey Sweater and Other Stories. Translated by Sheila Fischman. Concord, Ontario: House of Anansi Press Ltd., 1979. ********************************************* After I started going to school my father scarcely talked any more. I was very intoxicated...

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  • Short Story

    believed that he should follow and support his country to the extent of death. However, one day he got new orders when he just finally returned home for a short time. He was so excited to see where next he was being sent. Hoping it was a little closer to home, maybe even Hawaii he heard it was beautiful there...

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  • Short Story

    Even though some of the stories were pretty long and boring, I still enjoyed them because most of them were pretty interesting and they weren’t long and exhausting like other short stories I’ve read. They were also very easy to understand. Even though some of the stories were a little longer and not...

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