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DETECTIVE MYSTERIES Premium Collection: 48 Thriller Novels & Detective Tales in One Volume: That Affair Next Door, Lost Man's Lane, The Circular Study, The Mill Mystery, The Mystery of the Hasty Arrow, The Millionaire Baby, The Mayor's Wife, The House of the Whispering Pines…

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That Affair Next Door
Lost Man's Lane
The Circular Study
The Leavenworth Case
A Strange Disappearance
X Y Z: A Detective Story
Hand and Ring
The Mill Mystery
The Forsaken Inn
Cynthia Wakeham's Money
Agatha Webb
One of My Sons
The Filigree Ball
The Millionaire Baby
The Chief Legatee'
The Woman in the Alcove
The Mayor's Wife
The House of the Whispering Pines
Three Thousand Dollars
Initials Only
Dark Hollow
The Mystery of the Hasty Arrow
The Old Stone House and Other Stories
A Memorable Night
The Black Cross
A Mysterious Case
Shall He Wed Her?
A Difficult Problem
The Gray Madam
The Bronze Hand
Midnight in Beauchamp Row
The Staircase at the Hearts Delight
The Hermit of ——— Street
Room Number 3
The Ruby and the Caldron
The Little Steel Coils
The Amethyst Box
The Thief
The House in the Mist
The Golden Slipper
The Second Bullet
An Intangible Clue
The Grotto Spectre
The Dreaming Lady
The House of Clocks
The Doctor, His Wife, and The Clock
Missing: Page Thirteen
Anna Katharine Green (1846-1935) was an American poet and novelist. Green has been called "the mother of the detective novel". Her main character was detective Ebenezer Gryce of the New York Metropolitan Police Force, but in three novels he is assisted by the nosy society spinster Amelia Butterworth, the prototype for Miss Marple. She also invented the 'girl detective': in the character of Violet Strange, a debutante with a secret life as a sleuth. Indeed, as journalist Kathy Hickman writes, Green "stamped the mystery genre with the distinctive features that would influence writers from Agatha Christie and Conan Doyle to contemporary authors of suspenseful "whodunits". She was one of the first writers of detective fiction in America and distinguished herself by writing well plotted, legally accurate stories.

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