Crime Fiction, Fantasy, or Magic Realism?

It’s your choice. They’re all fantasies. So, which will your novel look like?

Realist Crime Fiction?

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Realistic Fantasy?

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Elf House and Human Apartments

One group looks a little warmer, perhaps.

Or magic realism?

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One Man Stares Down the Glut of Icelandic Crime Novels all on His Own

So, there you have it: three fantasies. Don’t let anyone tell you that any of them are more or less real than the others. If you’re looking for realism, you’re chasing a snake without a tail.

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