The Hemlock Avenue Mystery
by Roman Doubleday
Publisher: Little, Brown, and company 1908
Number of pages: 300
A mystery story in which a young attorney comes to sudden death, the supposition being that his rival and enemy killed him. The story involves two women suspected of participation in the crime, and a third one who was wholly unconscious of the deed. A young newspaper reporter unravels the tangle which suspicion and doubt are alone responsible for.
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by Mary Elizabeth Braddon - Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent
This novel is a blend of mystery and gothic horror, engaging in the narrative, the strong female characters portray an interesting side of Victorian life. The ending brought our heroine the respect she so clearly deserved.
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