This book considered one of the originators of the thriller genre, his novels also range from spy thrillers to romance, but all have an undertone of intrigue.
The Man in Lower Ten is written by M. R. Rinehart.
These eight tales trace the activities of Horne Fisher, a member of a wealthy and socially prominent family who is well acquainted with the ways of the rich and powerful.
A hilarious, fast-paced tale about a club of anarchists in turn-of-the-century London.
An American detective-story writer, Green's many thrillers were characterized by logical construction and a knowledge of criminal law.
The lady of the house was a gossip, and the subject of Mr. Barrows' death was an inexhaustible topic of interest to her.
A collection of letters reportedly written by a Chinese gentleman visiting London.
Franklin Blake gives his beloved, Rachel Verinder a moonstone gem which soon disappears, but Franklin resolves to solve the mystery of the missing gem.
Five Union prisoners of war escape in a balloon from Richmond, Virginia, and land on an uninhabited island, where they begin to reconstruct a civilization.
The late afternoon sky flaunted its splendor of blue and gold like a banner over the Pacific, across whose depths the trade wind droned in measured cadence.