ESSAYS and DOCUMENTS

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INTERVIEW WITH GLADYS MITCHELL - a question and answer session that offers some great information, including the author's preferences of reading material, how she writes and her personal favorite books

BEATRICE ADELA LESTRANGE BRADLEY: AN INTRODUCTION - Nicholas Fuller's detailed study of Gladys Mitchell's unique detective, exploring the sleuth's personality, family and world

ON MRS. BRADLEY - B. A. Pike's essay examining the life and times of Beatrice Adela Lestrange Bradley; wonderful details

ARTISTIC DIFFERENCE - Jason Half's essay explaining what separates Gladys Mitchell's writing from the rest of the pack

DEATH AND THE MAIDEN - Edwin Stockdale's affectionate poem and tribute to the author

A CRITICAL APPROACH - B. A. Pike's essay offering a critical perspective of Gladys Mitchell's works; very knowledgeable and thoughtful

WHY DO PEOPLE READ DETECTIVE STORIES? - An essay by Gladys Mitchell

THE GOLDEN AGE - Gladys Mitchell's reminiscences on the Detection Club

THE LAST OF THE GOLDEN AGE WRITERS - William A. S. Sarjeant's overview of Gladys Mitchell's life and works

BATHTUBS AND GLADYS MITCHELL - Andrew Osmond's essay on a popular Mitchell motif: the deadliness of a drawn bath

MRS. BRADLEY ON TV - Two articles by Andrew Osmond examining the recent television series based on Gladys Mitchell's books

MRS. BRADLEY'S AUDIO ADVENTURES - Information about Gladys Mitchell audiobooks

LISTS, LISTS, LISTS - Devoted Mitchell readers share their lists of the most- and least-favorite Mrs. Bradley titles they've encountered