Tag Archives: Portrait of a Murderer

Book of the Month: October 2017

I didn’t feel like I had as much time to read this month, yet somehow still managed to read 15 mystery novels. Not bad. Some of these reads took me back to familiar authors such as The Dutch Shoe Mystery … Continue reading

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Dark Dickensian Read in Anne Meredith’s Portrait of a Murderer (1933)

Source: Review Copy (British Library Crime Classics) Today’s review is also the 50th reprint in the British Library Crime Classics collection. Anne Meredith was one of the pennames for Lucy Beatrice Malleson, but she was better known under another penname, … Continue reading

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British Library Crime Classics Series: 50th publication, Top 5 Recommendations and More…

This month will see the 50th publication in the British Library Crime Classics series, with their reprinting of Portrait of a Murderer (1934) by Anne Meredith, (penname for Lucy Beatrice Malleson, who is better known under her other penname Anthony … Continue reading

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