8 Faces At 3 by Craig Rice (1939)

Holly Inglehart is accused of killing her domineering aunt Alexandria. She was found unconscious in the room with the body, and her fingerprints are the only ones on the murder weapon. And, she’s the only one who had a motive. If she got married after her aunt died, she inherits nothing. It her aunt found …

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The Sunday Pigeon Murders by Craig Rice (1942)

Street photographers Bingo Riggs and Handsome Kuzak don’t think it’s a big deal when they kidnap Mr. Pigeon. He’s already been missing for seven years, and they’re just going to keep him for a week until he’s declared dead. They figure his partner, Harkness Penneyth, can collect from the insurance and then will be happy …

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A Bundle of Reviews #7 Or – Fooling Robins

The Case of the April Fools by Christopher Bush (1933) During a meeting with partners Courtney Allard and Charlie Crewe to negotiate the lease on a theater, Ludovic Travers learns that Crewe has been receiving death threats which he refuses to take seriously. Then a very curious thing occurs. That evening, Ludo overhears these same …

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