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The Shrieking Pit

Gelesen von Kevin Green

(4,552 Sterne; 154 Bewertungen)

The Shrieking Pit is one of Arthur Rees's earlier works, and is a good old fashioned murder mystery story. Grant Colwyn, a private detective, is holidaying in East Anglia when he notices a young man at a nearby table behaving peculiarly. The young man later leaves the hotel without paying his bill, and turns up in a nearby hamlet in the Norfolk marshes where he takes lodgings at the village inn. The next day, another guest at the inn is found dead, and the young man is missing. Can Colwyn sort out the mystery and prove the young man's innocence one way or the the other? (Summary by Kevin Green) (8 hr 57 min)

Chapters

00 - Preface

1:47

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01 - Chapter I

13:03

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02 - Chapter II

15:38

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03 - Chapter III

26:21

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04 - Chapter IV

17:55

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05 - Chapter V

20:39

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06 - Chapter VI

14:09

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07 - Chapter VII

11:59

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08 - Chapter VIII

15:22

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09 - Chapter IX

21:28

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10 - Chapter X

13:04

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11 - Chapter XI

22:30

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12 - Chapter XII

23:57

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13 - Chapter XIII

19:26

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14 - Chapter XIV

17:11

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15 - Chapter XV

25:59

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16 - Chapter XVI

26:39

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17 - Chapter XVII

18:17

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18 - Chapter XVIII

12:33

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19 - Chapter XIX

25:21

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20 - Chapter XX

22:19

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21 - Chapter XXI

18:01

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22 - Chapter XXII

13:50

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23 - Chapter XXIII

25:25

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24 - Chapter XXIV

19:59

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25 - Chapter XXV

17:29

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26 - Chapter XXVI

11:55

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27 - Chapter XXVII

25:29

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28 - Chapter XXVIII

11:09

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29 - Chapter XXIX

8:07

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Bewertungen

(5 Sterne)

A very enjoyable whodunnit with many red herrings. The narrator Kevin Green gives an excellent well paced rendition which results in a beautifully relaxing audio experience.

Enjoyable with a cuppa and blanket...

(4 Sterne)

Clean, entertaining plot with some twists. Cast of characters is likable and have enough depth to draw a reader in...Enjoyable reading by Kevin Green.

Good one!

(5 Sterne)

Normally I have trouble following an extremely detailed mystery like this one, but the author does a great job of making everything clear, repeating the points until he drove them home, and keeping the listener/reader in the loop. It is very well narrated, and a riveting story that keeps you guessing until the end. Speaking of the end, that was my only complaint. It ends very abruptly. Everything is spelled out, but it leaves you feeling like the story just comes to a screeching halt. But don’t let that deter you from listening. It is definitely a worthwhile adventure!

enjoyed it

(5 Sterne)

Enjoyable mystery-not very complicated. Narration very good.

Mr. Kevin Green is Marvelous!

(5 Sterne)

Not to say the story is lacking but Kevin Green is so enjoyable that I cannot imagine The Shrieking Pit being read by anyone else. Good tale that was engaging to the end. Now I’m off to find another book read by Mr. Green.

Late coming on the title.

(3,5 Sterne)

Reader was great. The ending was very sudden and left me with a couple of questions unanswered. But, this was a good story over all.

DID THEY LIVE HAPPILY EVERAFTER?

(5 Sterne)

Lots of twists and false starts, but it was solved in the end. Well written and well read

highly recommended

(5 Sterne)

Well written, intricate plot, terrific reader. Only left one unanswered question: who was the shrieked?