Reviews by craigadams49

The Singing Bone

by R. Austin Freeman

Freeman took some pride in his "inverted detective stories" where the crime is told first, then the investigation. Four of the five stories in this collection are like that. These are good stories of detection, based on Dr. Thorndyke's scientific methods.

Reviewed on 2011.04.22

X Y Z

by Anna Katharine Green

A brief early American detective story. A young man investigating a counterfeiting case, stumbles into a family controversy - that eventuates in murder.

Reviewed on 2010.11.12

Raspberry Jam

by Carolyn Wells

This is an enjoyable "locked room" type mystery, written in a whimsical style.

Reviewed on 2010.06.24

In the Fog

by Richard Harding Davis

A fun read. (Don't read the reviews below. One of them is a total spoiler!) Recommended.

Reviewed on 2010.06.18

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