2021 Book Notes

Rim of the Pit, 1944 (Rogan Kincaid #2) by Hake Talbot

The Judas Window, 1938 (Sir Henry Merrivale # 7) by John Dickson Carr, writing as Carter Dickson

Death from a Top Hat, 1938 (The Great Merlini #1) by Clayton Rawson

The Chinese Orange Mystery, 1934 (Ellery Queen Detective #8) by Ellery Queen

Nine Times Nine, 1940 (Sister Ursula #1) by Anthony Boucher

Locked Doors, 1914 (Hilda Adams #2) by Mary Roberts Rinehart

The Buckled Bag, 1914 (Hilda Adams #1) by Mary Roberts Rinehart

Miss Pinkerton (UK title: The Double Alibi), 1932 (Hilda Adams #3) by Mary Roberts Rinehart

The Peacock Feather Murders, 1937 (Sir Henry Merrivale #6) by Carter Dickson

The Corpse in the Waxworks: A Paris Mystery (aka The Waxworks Murder), 1932 (Henri Bencolin #4) by John Dickson Carr

Agatha Christie’s Poirot: The Greatest Detective in the World, 2020 by Mark Aldridge

The Perfect Alibi, 1934 by Christopher St John Sprigg

Murder at Monk’s Barn, 1931 (Perrins, Private Investigators #1) by Cecil Waye

Dance of Death: A Blistering Golden Age Mystery, 1938 (The Dr Basil Willing Mysteries Book 1) by Helen McCloy

Tour de Force, 1955 (Inspector Cockrill #6) by Christianna Brand

One By One They Disappeared, 1929 (Inspector Hugh Collier #1) by Moray Dalton

Murder by Matchlight, 1945 (Robert MacDonald #26) by E. C. R. Lorac

The Case of the Late Pig, 1937 (Albert Campion Mysteries #8) by Margery Allingham

“An Unlocked Window” (1934) s.s. by Ethel Lina White

The Murder on the Enriqueta (1929) by Molly Thynne

The First Time He Died (1935) by Ethel Lina White

The Moving Finger, 1942 (Miss Marple #3) by Agatha Christie

Whose Body? 1923 (Lord Peter Wimsey Mystery # 1) by Dorothy L. Sayers

“Chinoiserie” (1935) a s.s. by Helen McCloy

The Deadly Truth, 1941 (Dr Basil Willing #3) by Helen McCloy

The Man in the Moonlight, 1940 (The Dr Basil Willing Mysteries Book #2), by Helen McCloy

Through a Glass, Darkly, 1950 (Dr Basil Willing # 8) by Helen McCloy

“The Silent Informer”aka “Murder Stops the Music”, 1957 (Dr Basil Willing s.s.) by Helen McCloy

Mr Splitfoot, 1968 (Dr. Basil Willing #12) by Helen McCloy

Two-Thirds of a Ghost, 1956 (Dr Basil Willing # 11) by Helen McCloy

Antología policíaca, 2015 de Rafael Bernal

Diferentes razones tiene la muerte (1953), de María Elvira Bermúdez

Detente, sombra, Cuentos de misterio (1984) de María Elvira Bermúdez

Muerte a la zaga, 1985 de María Elvira Bermúdez

Howdunit A Masterclass in Crime Writing by Members of the Detection Club, 2020 Conceived and Edited by Martin Edwards

The Grindle Nightmare, 1935 by Q. Patrick

“Footprints in the Snow” s.s. (1923) by Maurice Leblanc

When Last I Died, 1941 (Mrs Bradley # 13) by Gladys Mitchell

Foreign Bodies (2017) edited and introduced by Martin Edwards

The Ginza Ghost by Keikichi Ōsaka (trans. Ho-Ling Wong)

The Paradoxes of Mr. Pond, 1937 by G. K. Chesterton

The Fortescue Candle, 1936 (Anthony Bathurst Mysteries # 18) by Brian Flynn

Death’s Old Sweet Song, 1946 (Dr. Westlake #8) by Jonathan Stagge

They Do it With Mirrors, 1952 (Miss Marple #5) by Agatha Christie

4.50 from Paddington, 1957 (Miss Marple #7) by Agatha Christie

Case For Three Detectives, 1936 (Sergeant Beef #1) by Leo Bruce

The Eye of Osiris, 1911 (Dr Thorndyke Mysteries #3) by R. Austin Freeman

The Seventh Guest (1935) by Gaston Boca (transl. John Pugmire)

The Case of Miss Elliott: The Teahouse Detective, 1905 by Baroness Orczy

Tread Softly, 1937 (Anthony Bathurst Mysteries # 20) by Brian Flynn

Black Widow (A Peter Duluth Mystery #8), 1952 by Patrick Quentin

The Crime at Tattenham Corner, 1929 (Inspector Stoddart Book 2) by Annie Haynes

The Duke of York’s Steps, 1929 (Inspector Poole #2) by Henry Wade