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Syndication

We begin with the stage magic illusion of a headless lady - and quickly cross the line into murder, and the Great Merlini becomes the prime suspect.

Direct download: HeadlessLady.mp3
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There was poison in the chalice when the initiate drank it - but how could it have gotten there? An early puzzle for Detective Inspector Roderick Alleyn.

Direct download: DeathInEcstasy.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:33 PM

Generally defined as the years between the two world wars of the 20th century, the Golden Age of Detective Fiction was shaped and defined by the authors who made up Britain's prestigious Detection Club. Martin Edwards tells their story.

Direct download: GoldenAgeOfMurder.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:25 PM

Children are being poisoned by belladonna from the berries of the nightshade plant. Henry Gamadge must figure out who is doing it, and how - and why.

Direct download: DeadlyNightshade.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:47 PM

Miss Pym is charmed by the students at Leys Physical Training College for Women - until the unthinkable happens.

Direct download: MissPymDisposes.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:37 AM

Here's a collection of classic mystery short stories about vacations - and about sleuths and criminals on vacation, too.

Direct download: ResortingToMurder.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:32 PM

Who murdered American industrialist Horatio Leavenworth? All the evidence seemed to point one way - but it took detective Ebenezer Gryce to discover what was really going on.

Direct download: Leavenworth_Case.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:38 AM

The man who went overboard might have murdered somebody. But he had managed to alienate just about everybody who sailed with him on board the ship. Was he really a murderer - or was he somebody else's victim?

Direct download: DeadMansShoes.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:02 AM

Six short stories introducing Reginald Fortune, a doctor pressed into service as a specialist in crime-solving.

Direct download: CallMrFortune.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:56 PM

Cut off from the rest of the world by a howling blizzard, the guests at Hunting's End were all too aware that there was a murderer among them - and one who would have no hesitation about killing again.

Direct download: MysteryOfHuntingsEnd.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:48 AM