Many of you may not be aware of the fact that we all have a certain man to thank for the mystery genre. Edgar Allen Poe.
Yes, Edgar Allen Poe’s gothic fiction not only began a new genre, but his character Inspector Dupet is what Sir Arthur Conan Doyle based Sherlock Holmes on. So here’s to Edgar Allen Poe, father of the mystery and detective genre.
Here is a brief summary of a few of his stories involving murder and mystery.
Keep an eye out as these too will be reviewed in the future.