Tag Archives: Frances Crane

Glass on the Stairs (1954) by Margret Scherf

Vintage Mystery Scavenger Hunt Item: Full Skeleton Rue Morgue Press have once again made it possible for me to try out a new author who is not well known. Born in America, Scherf’s writing career spanned from 1940-1978. Her mystery … Continue reading

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The Turquoise Shop (1941) by Frances Crane

This is my second experience of reading Frances Crane’s work, as last month I reviewed the second novel in the series, The Golden Box (1942). The Turquoise Shop (1941) is the first book in the series (why I read them … Continue reading

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Book of the Month: May 2016

It has been a busy month on the blog with 14 reviews, a post looking at Agatha Christie in translation with contributors from all over the world and a series of spoof posts looking at what Christie has to say … Continue reading

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The Golden Box (1942) by Frances Crane

Vintage Mystery Scavenger Hunt Item: Painting/ Photograph Frances Crane is a new author I found through the brilliant, though sadly no longer operating publisher, the Rue Morgue Press. This is the second novel in Crane’s Patrick (Pat) and Jean Abbott … Continue reading

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