﻿Eric Wright is an author who has developed into one of Canada’s greatest mystery writers. Wright portrays Charlie Salter, the detective in his series of novels, as a heroic character. As defined in the dictionary a hero is... “A man of distinguished valor or enterprise in danger, or fortitude in suffering; a prominent or central personage in any remarkable action or event; hence, a great or illustrious person” ( Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary). In
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searching through the suspect’s wallet. Salter had
outsmarted his opponent and returned home from another well fought battle against someone who would pose a threat to society.
In conclusion, Charlie Salter’s romantic appeal, physical strength, and valor in battle have projected him as being nothing short of admirable. It has been made quite apparent that Charlie Salter possesses the three key strengths which characterize him as being a classic modern day novel hero.