The Duke of York’s Steps by Henry Wade (1929)

When prominent banker Sir Garth Fratten dies it seems like natural causes, the result of a thoracic aneurysm. But his daughter Inez wants to trace the man who bumped into him just before he collapsed. Scotland Yard has no interest, but Sir Leward Marradine, Assistant Commissioner for C. I. D., seizes on it as his opportunity to …

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The Hanging Captain by Henry Wade (1933)

When Captain Herbert Sterren is found hanging from a curtain rod in his study, it looks for all the world like he committed suicide. The once wealthy, dashing cavalry officer with the beautiful young wife now hasn’t the funds to keep up his estate, and a wife who prefers to spend her time with another …

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