The House of the Whispering Pines
by Anna Katharine Green
Publisher: Project Gutenberg 2003
The scene of the crime is Ranelagh's clubhouse, The Whispering Pines, just after he, its president, has locked it up for the winter. Green does a masterful job of portraying tricky interrogations. Her inquest and trial scenes are rich in drama and suspense.
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by Anna Katharine Green - A. L. Burt company
A woman's body is found in a museum gallery with an arrow through her chest, so all of the other visitors are locked inside while the crime is investigated. Anna Katharine Green was one of the first writers of detective fiction in America.
by Anna Katharine Green - A. L. Burt Co.
The mystery to be solved is the unexplained death of a woman in the midst of a crowded lobby. She bears a wound but its source initially cannot be ascertained. When it is, apparently, the Coroners jury declares her death to have been a suicide.
by Anna Katharine Green - eBooks@Adelaide
Detective Stories by American bestselling author, poet and novelist Anna Katharine Green. She was one of the first writers of detective fiction in America and distinguished herself by writing well plotted, legally accurate stories.
by Anna Katharine Green - Project Gutenberg
This suspenseful mystery well deserves a modern audience. When someone shoots a wealthy retired merchant through the head in his library, the evidence indicates that no one could have left the victim's mansion before the discovery of the body.