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 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 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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  • 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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  • 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...

      3510 Words | 11 Pages   C. Auguste Dupin, The Murders in the Rue Morgue, Detective fiction, Les Misérables

  • Short Story

    pink, and I scooted over in the seat to make room for the new guy. He giggled under his breath as he sat down next to me. “I’m Greyson. Grey for short. What is your name?” “Um… I’m Chandler.” I was fidgeting with the sleeves of my sweatshirt in my lap. “Cool name! I’ve never met a girl named Chandler...

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  • Short Stories

    A curious child asked his mother: “Mommy, why are some of your hairs turning grey?” The mother tried to use this occasion to teach her child: “It is because of you, dear. Every bad action of yours will turn one of my hairs grey!” The child replied innocently: “Now I know why grandmother has only...

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  • Short Story

    Short Story Assessment Choose one activity to complete from the short stories read in class. All of these activities require that you combine information provided with creative output. Do not change the facts, characters, or themes of the stories. However, you may fill in blank spots with added information...

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  • Short Story

    It was a beautiful fall weekend; the sunlight shined enough to provide just the right amount of warmth to make it the perfect picnic day. I was on my way to meet my parents for the annual South Florida Police and Fire bar-b-que. I knew that there was a chance that he would be there since a good part...

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  • Short Story

    Patience Jones November 12, 2012 Short Story Corrections Everything Matters Everything Matters “Shay! How are you?” asked Leah. Leah and Shay were cousins, but they acted like sisters. Shay and Leah lived together and were both in college. Shay had just gotten back from a vacation in Cuba. ...

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    Rest in peace Jimmy. Short Story Grading Rubric CATEGORY Exceptional (6) Good (5) Fair (4) Poor (3) Setting Many vivid, descriptive words are used to tell when and where the story took place. Some vivid, descriptive words are used to tell the audience when and where the story took place. The reader...

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  • Short Story

    Unnerving­ make someone lose courage or confidence.   Veneer­ Covering something with a nice piece of wood    About the Author:  Bill Bryson’s a popular travel writer whose hiking stories combine human interest with  a sense of interest and humor. Bryson has spent more than 20 years in England, touring the  country­side and writing best­selling books...

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    Chris says “that’s not what I mean, you can stay here as long as you want” Nancy says and then blushes Chris turn back and they continue to share stories to each other, they laugh together and might think that they know each other for a long time. They haven’t notice the time until Nancy was called by...

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  • Short Story

    A flight had just landed in the very crowded Houston airport. It was a very foggy, misty morning. The Journey from Belgium to Houston was long and uncomfortable, and Peter was cold, miserable and unhappy. Huddled up like a hedgehog, in his filthy black coat, he pierced through the crowd for a familiar...

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  • Short story

    A Bushrangers Fury Her eyes are bulging; her mouth opened wide revealing her tongue as it protrudes over her lower lip. Looking into her eyes I see them begging me to free her as I squeeze her neck even more tightly forcing tears to stream down her face like an angry waterfall. Finally I feel her...

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  • Short Story

    like he was overly excited. Without too much thought about it, Jenny waited as Dave attached the plow, and led Jenny to the fields. After a few short minutes, they arrived at the fields down by the woods. From there, Jenny began her usual route for this particular part of the fields. But for some...

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  • Short Story

    Do you know what it's like to feel truly alone? To have no one to talk to? Well I do, and it all started when the virus was created.      It was three years ago I was ten and was at camp for the summer. The camp taught you how to handle weapons and how to survive in the wilderness. It was fun but I...

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  • Short Story

    The Chapel I sat in was lined with wooden pews, unadorned as befitted the sombre mood. Inside the atmosphere was oppressive and a faint mustiness hung in the air. I was vaguely aware of the murmurs and rustlings of the other mourners as they took their seats. I dabbed my eyes with the hanker-chief as...

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    It is a truth universally acknowledged that a single man in possession of a good fortune must be in want of a wife. However little known the feelings or views of such a man may be on his first entering a neighbourhood, this truth is so well fixed in the minds of the surrounding families, that he is...

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