Crime & Mystery Fiction

The Shadow of the Rope

Read by Jacquerie


E. W. Hornung


Rachel Minchin stands in the dock, accused of murdering the dissolute husband she was preparing to leave. The trial is sensational, and publ…

The Mystery of the Sycamore

Read by Sharon Kilmer


Carolyn Wells


Instead of prison time, former governor, Samuel Appleby, sentences his former rival, Daniel Wheeler to imprisonment on his homestead with a …

Jezebel's Daughter

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Wilkie Collins


A brilliant chemist and a shrewd businessman — die on the same day. The widow of the chemist, Mrs. Fontaine, is left with the poisons he was…

The Angel of Terror (version 2)

Read by Allyson Hester


Edgar Wallace


Beautiful Jean Briggerland is the epitome of evilness in this twisting and turning thriller. She plots many different ways to steal her new …

Red Money

Read by Sharon Kilmer


Fergus Hume


Greed and lost love collide to create dark secrets. Through twists and turns, corrupt aristocrats let family and honor overshadow love and t…

The Dead Alive

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Wilkie Collins


Ill feelings exist between the Meadowcroft sons and John Jago, the foreman of the Meadowcroft estate. Then, John Jago disappears, and a body…

Dead Men's Shoes

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Mary Elizabeth Braddon


Sybil, a gentlewoman who has to work for a living, finally finds employment as her rich uncle's house keeper. Nothing could be better: she w…

Boston Blackie

Read by Winston Tharp


Jack Boyle


Boston Blackie is the novelization of a group of pulp short stories by Jack Boyle (1881-1928). Blackie, an ex-con with a college education, …

Whither Thou Goest

Read by Tom Weiss


William Le Queux


The Earl of Saxham was vastly annoyed when his son, Guy, fell in love with a “penniless nobody,” and announced that he would marry her again…

The Further Adventures of Jimmie Dale

Read by Anna Simon


Frank L. Packard


In the previous book of adventures, we met Jimmie Dale, a wealthy playboy by day, who at night put on a disguise and became The Gray Seal, a…

The Red Window

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Fergus Hume


Two former school friends, now both military men, meet again and discover both are trying to lose themselves to public gaze. Dick West has i…

The Riddle Ring

Read by Ruth Golding


Justin Mccarthy


This romantic mystery - or mysterious romance - tells the tale of jilted lover, Jim Conrad, who discovers an unusual gold ring while on a vi…

Bernard Treves's Boots; A Novel Of The Secret Service

Read by David Wales


Laurence Clarke


What has Manton gotten himself into? His impersonation has broader implications -- and more dangerous ones -- than he had imagined. (Summary…

The Box with the Broken Seals

Read by Richard Kilmer


E. Phillips Oppenheim


A convoluted tale of espionage. This entertaining story is set in World War I. It has interesting characters. and I found my sympathies equa…

The Wanderer

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Frances Burney


This is the fourth and final novel by Fanny Burney, the author of Evelina, Cecilia, and Camilla. "Who is "Miss Ellis?" Why di…

Plague of Pythons

Read by Nick Bulka


Frederik Pohl


In a post-apocalyptic world where every government in the world has been overrun by its own military machinery, only to see that military ma…

The Heath Hover Mystery

Read by Roger Melin


Bertram Mitford


A stranger appears in the middle of the night at Heath Hover while John Seward Mervyn is tending the modest location in a wooded area near a…

Rough Justice

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Mary Elizabeth Braddon


Who murdered Lisa Rainer? Is it her former lover who went to seek fortune in Africa and fell in love with another on the way back? Were ther…

The Notting Hill Mystery

Read by Kevin Green


Charles Warren Adams


Charles Felix was the pseudonym of Charles Warren Adams, an English Lawyer and publisher and is now known to have been the author of "T…

The Woman in White - version 2

Read by Tony Addison


Wilkie Collins


Possibly Wilkie Collins' most famous novel, The Woman In White remade the Gothic Horror novel by taking its characters and tropes and settin…

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