Detective Fiction

The Amethyst Box

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Anna Katharine Green

On the evening before his marriage, Sinclair loses a precious curiosity from his collection: an amethyst box, containing a tiny flask of dea…

Ashton-Kirk, Secret Agent

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John Thomas Mcintyre

Those who have read "Ashton-Kirk, Investigator" will recall references to several affairs in which the United States government fo…

El misterio de la casa roja

Read by Victor Villarraza

A. A. Milne

Mark Ablett, propietario de una magnífica residencia en la campiña inglesa, organiza en su casa un animado encuentro. Entre lo…

The Hound of the Baskervilles (version 3)

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Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

The desolate, treacherous Devon moors. A bloodcurdling legend of a ghastly hound from hell, haunting the Baskerville family for generations.…

X Y Z - A Detective Story

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Anna Katharine Green

"Sometimes in the course of his experience, a detective, while engaged in ferreting out the mystery of one crime, runs inadvertently up…

The Lady from Nowhere

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Fergus Hume

A mysterious woman is found murdered in a yellow boudoir. Who is she and where does she come from? Detective Absalom Gebb is on the case. (I…

The Riddle of the Purple Emperor

Read by Ruth Golding

Thomas W. Hanshew

Orphan Lady Margaret Cheyne returns home on her eighteenth birthday to live with her embittered maiden aunt and to take up her inheritance o…

A Study In Scarlet (version 5)

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Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

"A Study in Scarlet" is the first ever Sherlock Holmes story split into two quite distinctive parts. The first part is told from …

The Hampstead Mystery

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Arthur J. Rees

A murder whodunit... Location: Hampstead, England. Victim: Sir Horace Fewbanks, a distinguished High Court judge. Cause of death: gun shot w…

The Secret of Lonesome Cove

Read by Roger Melin

Samuel Hopkins Adams

A body is found on the beach not far from a New England town one morning. Curiously, nobody recognizes the dead woman, and nobody in or near…

The Brand of Silence

Read by Roger Melin

Johnston McCulley and Johnston Mcculley

Harrington Strong was a pseudonym used by author Johnston McCulley, creator of the character Zorro and many others. The Brand of Silence - A…

The Secret House

Read by Don W. Jenkins

Edgar Wallace

A stranger and foreigner arrives at the offices of a small publication in London only to be faced by the “editor” whose face is completely s…

The Big Bow Mystery

Read by Adrian Praetzellis

Israel Zangwill

It's a cold and foggy night in London. A man is horribly murdered in his bedroom, the door locked and bolted on the inside. Scotland Yard is…

The Leavenworth Case (Version 2)

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Anna Katharine Green

The Leavenworth Case is a gripping detective novel set in New York, and is one of the first detective fiction novels to be written by a fema…

The American Rivals of Sherlock Holmes

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To follow up on the heels of volumes 1 and 2 of "The Rivals of Sherlock Holmes" released on LibriVox, here is a collection of stor…

The Confession

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Mary Roberts Rinehart

Mary Roberts Rinehart is claimed to have invented the "Had I but known" mystery genre. When Agnes Blakiston rented the old parson…

The Mystery Girl

Read by Roger Melin

Carolyn Wells

Was it murder or suicide? All entrances to the study where the body was found were locked from the inside. The future college president an…

The Return of Dr. Fu-Manchu

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Sax Rohmer

Burmese Commisioner Nayland Smith and his faithful friend Dr Petrie continue their fight against the evil genius of Dr Fu-Manchu when they s…

Bobs, a Girl Detective

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Grace May North

This is a great short chapter mystery book for girls. It is similar to Nancy Drew. Bobs is one of the four sisters whose parents die, leavin…

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