Blindfolded

Cover image for

Download


Language: English
Wordcount: 91,189 / 258 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 88.2
LoC Category: PN
Audiobook: librivox.org
Downloads: 1,746
mnybks.net#: 7208
Origin: gutenberg.org

The puzzle is presented at the jump, and as it unravels seems only to grow all the more complex. In lure of love, in vigor of events, in mastery of mystery, it would be hard to surpass this story, so unusual and strange.

Show Excerpt

ch noise," he said, stripping off his coat and vest. "Here, change clothes with me. Quick! It's a case of life and death. I must be out of here in two minutes. Do as I say, now. Don't ask questions. I'll tell you about it in a day or two. No, just the coat and vest. There--give me that collar and tie. Where's your hat?"

The changes were completed, or rather his were, and he stood looking as much like me as could be imagined.

"Don't stir from this room till I come back," he whispered. "You can dress in anything of mine you like. I'll be in before twelve, or send a messenger if I'm not coming. By-by."

He was gone before I could say a word, and only an occasional creaking board told me of his progress down the stairs. He had evidently had some practice in getting about quietly. I could only wonder, as I closed and locked the door, whether it was the police or a private enemy that he was trying to avoid.

I had small time to speculate on the possibilities, for outside the window I heard the single word

SUBSCRIBE TO MANYBOOKS 

FREE EBOOKS 

Join 120,000+ fellow readers! Get Free eBooks and book bargains from ManyBooks in your inbox. 

We respect your email privacy

(Promote your book here)

Featured Books

Cover image for Blindfolded  by Earle Ashley Walcott - Free eBook

Valkyrie's Vengeance

Loki's Wolves Book 0
Melissa Snark

Fans of paranormal and urban fantasy will enjoy... Read more

Cover image for Blindfolded  by Earle Ashley Walcott - Free eBook

The Titan Drowns: Time Travel Romance

New Atlantis Time Travel Romance Book 6
Nhys Glover

2013 SFR GALAXY AWARD WINNER

"Heroism and... Read more

Cover image for Blindfolded  by Earle Ashley Walcott - Free eBook

Helga: Out of Hedgelands

Wood Cow Chronicles Book 1
Rick Johnson

VOLUME ONE in the WOOD COW CHRONICLES series. <... Read more

Cover image for Blindfolded  by Earle Ashley Walcott - Free eBook

Chausiku

Nightmare of the Clans Book One
Pamela E. Cash

There are six secret clans across the world–Afr... Read more

Cover image for Blindfolded  by Earle Ashley Walcott - Free eBook

Mademoiselle At Arms

A Georgian Romance
Elizabeth Bailey

Set in the late Georgian era, Elizabeth Bailey’... Read more

Cover image for Blindfolded  by Earle Ashley Walcott - Free eBook

The Tales of Tim Hurtletuta - New Beginnings

Tales of Tim Hurtletuta Series, Book 1
Matthew James Wilkins

"Tim Hurtletuta has forgotten something. He can... Read more

Cover image for Blindfolded  by Earle Ashley Walcott - Free eBook

After the Cure

Deirdre Gould

Eight years ago the December Plague swept throu... Read more

Cover image for Blindfolded  by Earle Ashley Walcott - Free eBook

The Unveiling

Book One (Age of Faith 1)
Tamara Leigh

12th century England: Two men vie for the thron... Read more

Cover image for Blindfolded  by Earle Ashley Walcott - Free eBook

Healing Her Heart

Crystal Lake Series Book 1
Laura Scott

Dr. Gabe Allen has a rule about dating colleagues... Read more

Cover image for Blindfolded  by Earle Ashley Walcott - Free eBook

Never A Choice

The Choices Trilogy #1
Dee Palmer

Bethany Thorne has secrets and she’s told a few... Read more

(advanced)
login | register

User ID

Password

reset password

Help ManyBooks by sharing this page!

See it as donating a moment of your social media time, every little thing helps us improve and stay online.

Popular in This Genre

The list of books below is based on the weekly downloads by our users regardless of eReader device or file format.

32 Caliber
by Donald McGibeny
The Thirty-Nine Steps
by John Buchan
813
by Maurice LeBlanc
Clairvoyance and Occult Powers
by Swami Panchadasi
The Power of Concentration
by Theron Q. Dumont
No Orchids for Miss Blandish
by James Hadley Chase
Captain Blood
by Rafael Sabatini
A Maker of History
by E. Phillips Oppenheim
Almuric
by Robert E. Howard
Armadale
by Wilkie Collins

See more popular titles from this genre.