Classic Mysteries

Includes "The Lamp of God," one of the best short locked room stories ever written: Ellery Queen must figure out how an entire house can disappear.

Direct download: NewAdventuresOfElleryQueen.mp3
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Why would a young society woman like Violet Strange secretly take up the profession of a detective, helping the police solve difficult mysteries? These linked stories by Anna Katharine Green picture an America of a century ago and an early female detective more than able to do a job very few women were doing at the time.

Direct download: GoldenSlipper.mp3
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Henry Gamadge was asked to look over the murdered author's papers. But what really interested him was the strange behavior of the victim's family.

Direct download: BookOfTheLion.mp3
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Mike Shayne's visitor was sure she was going to murder her mother. Mike even had to stop her from jumping out the window of his office. But when murder happened, was she really guilty? A hard-boiled classic.

Direct download: DividendOnDeath.mp3
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