The Woman in White and the Sassy Single Sister

A Review of The Woman in White, by Wilkie CollinsBy ALEXIS NEALIn 1859, British novelist and playwright Wilkie Collins penned The Woman in White, arguably the first detective novel (Poe’s ‘The Murders in the Rue Morgue’, published some 18 years earlier, was not a full-length novel) and an excellent example of the sensational literature popular at the time. It has since earned a spot on several lists of Great Novels, and has been adapted for stage and screen something like a dozen times … [Read more...]