The Detective Megapack offers 28 selection mysteries, spanning the Victorian age via smooth instances. From Dashiell Hammet to Arthur Conan Doyle, from Vincent Starrett to Johnston McCulley -- there's something for each fan of detective tales!
IT TORE THE snicker FROM MY THROAT, by means of Meriah L Crawford
THE TAGGART task, through Vincent Starrett
TOMORROW'S lifeless, by means of David Dean
THE FLAMING PHANTOM, via Jacques Futrelle
MESSAGE within the SAND, through John L. French
ALL'S good THAT ENDS good, via C.J. Henderson
THE pink THUMB MARK, by way of R. Austin Freeman
MONSIEUR LECOQ, via Emile Gaboriau
THE MURDERS within the RUE MORGUE, by way of Edgar Allan Poe
HELL-BENT FOR THE MORGUE, through Don Larson
DEATH OF THE FLUTE, via Arthur J. Burks
OH FANNY, through Raymond Lester
CLANCY, DETECTIVE, by way of H. Bedford-Jones
THE TATTOOED guy, by way of William J. Makin
TRIGGER males, via Eustace Cockrell
BUTTERFLY OF loss of life, via Harold Gluck
MY BONNIE LIES…, by way of Ted Hertel
THUBWAY THAM, style PLATE, by means of Johnston McCulley
THE homicide AT TROYTE'S HILL, by means of Catherine Louisa Pirkis
THE AFFAIR OF THE hall exhibit, through Victor L. Whitechurch
SECRET recommendation, via Vincent H. O’Neil
THE 5 ORANGE PIPS, through Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
BLACK dawn, through Jack Halliday
THE LION'S SMILE, by way of Thomas W. Hanshew
THE NAIL, via Pedro de Alarçon
THE ROME convey, by means of Arthur Griffiths
IN THE FOG, by means of Richard Harding Davis
OFFICER DOWN, by means of Robert J. Mendenhall
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