Classic Friday #5: The Woman in White


My book review for The Woman In White by Wilkie Collins…

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Classic Friday

Welcome to Classic Friday with Nisha Moodley, your monthly journey into Classic authors and their Literature!

Nisha MoodleyNisha is a South African writer, blogger, amateur historian, mystery-chaser and former ghost-hunter who, with a completed collection of short-stories under her belt, is currently working on her first full-length novel.

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I hope you enjoy this ‘Classic Friday’ entry and I’ll be back next month for some more.

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TITLE: THE WOMAN IN WHITE

AUTHOR: WILKIE COLLINS

GENRE: 19th century Detective/Mystery Fiction

DATE PUBLISHED: 1860

NO. OF PAGES: 728 (My copy: Collins Classic)

the-woman-in-whiteDescribed as one of the very first sensation novels, first –time readers were captivated by Wilkie Collins’ story, The Woman In White when it was first released in serial form in 1859. Apparently, a true-life case of the wrongful abduction and incarceration of a woman in a mental institute in the 18th century was the inspiration for…

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6 thoughts on “Classic Friday #5: The Woman in White

  1. nelle says:

    Superb review, professional and insightful.

  2. Love your review, Nisha! This is one of my favourite books, THE book that made me fall in love with classics:)

  3. Barb says:

    Nisha…how’s that novel coming?

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