August 4, 2013 Wilkie Collins' The Moonstone is a sleuthing novel that was ahead of its time.
August 7, 2007 If you need to accomplish anything major in the near future, stay away from The Woman in White. This engaging crime novel will have you shunning friends and forgetting to reapply sunscreen.
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August 7, 2007 The plot of Wilkie Collins' The Woman in White pivots on fraud and identity theft — modern problems that turn out not to be so modern after all. Writer Jennifer Egan recommends the thriller, written in 1860.
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