A Bundle of Reviews #1

Like just about everyone else these days I’ve been spending a lot more time at home, which has resulted in a lot more reading—REALLY A LOT MORE. If my count is correct, I read 19 books in April, plus some very interesting articles I dug up after reading John Dickson Carr’s The Case of the …

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The Hammersmith Murders by David Frome

A MAn iS BeIng MURdErED At 60 CaItHNESS rOAD" This anonymous message sends Inspector Bull to investigate a house, one seemingly like all the others in Hammersmith. But behind the gray brick façade Bull finds a mystery in the form of Lawrence Sprague, who has just died of lockjaw. The death appears natural, but it’s …

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The Man From Scotland Yard by David Frome

"To Scotland Yard:A certain person has done away with a mother and three little ones and buried them in the back garden of No. 51-A Chalk Farm road." Justice An anonymous note sends Detective Inspector J. Humphrey Bull looking into what he thinks is probably a hoax. What he finds is an odd woman who …

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