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Ellery Queen Detective Series

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Ellery Queen is both a fictional character and a pseudonym used by two American cousins from Brooklyn, New York: Daniel Nathan, alias Frederic Dannay and Manford (Emanuel) Lepofsky, alias Manfred Bennington Lee.In a successful series of novels that covered 42 years, Ellery Queen served as both author's name and that of the detective-hero. - More in…
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The Roman Hat Mystery
Ellery Queen - Oct 25, 2011 (first published in 1929)
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A fine silk custom top-hat is missing from a crooked lawyer who was poisoned by lead alcohol in the Roman theater at the close of the second act, 9:55 pm. Inspector Richard Q, sneezing snuff; a thin, multi-faced, small "Old Man"; and the Inspector's large writer son Ellery, puffing cigarettes, investigate. They start with maps of theater, the victi...
Book 2
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The French Powder Mystery
Ellery Queen - Feb 05, 2013 (first published in 1930)
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French's department store was famous for the rare merchandise it offered its elite clientele. But no one there could be proud of its latest exclusive window display: the bloodstained corpse of the owner's wife. Ellery Queen and his father would soon discover a viper's nest of fear and hatred....
Book 3
#3
The Dutch Shoe Mystery
A Problem in Deduction
Ellery Queen - Feb 05, 2013 (first published in 1931)
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Queen visits an operating theater to witness a surgery, but finds a murder insteadThe son of a police detective, Ellery Queen grew up in a bloody atmosphere. Since he started lending his deductive powers to the New York City homicide squad, he has seen more than his fair share of mangled corpses. Though he is accustomed to gore, the thought of seei...
Book 4
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The Greek Coffin Mystery
Ellery Queen - Feb 05, 2013 (first published in 1930)
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From the very beginning, the Khalkis case struck a somber note. It began, as was peculiarly harmonious in the light of what was to come, with the death of an old man. Georg Khalkis, internationally famous art dealer and collector, died of heart failure. After his funeral, his attorney found that the will was missing and immediately called in the di...
Book 5
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The Egyptian Cross Mystery
Ellery Queen - Feb 05, 2013 (first published in 1932)
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A new series of classic facsimile reprints selected and introduced by the internationally renowned editor and mystery expert Otto Penzler. - The Egyptian Cross Mystery has justly been called Ellery Queens weirdest adventure. On Christmas Eve, an eccentric schoolmaster in the little town of Arroyo, West Virginia was brutally murdered. Over the next ...
Book 6
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The American Gun Mystery
Ellery Queen - Feb 05, 2013 (first published in 1933)
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In the arena of a vast New York sports palace, a man lay dead, murdered during the opening scene of a spectacular rodeo.Can you, as Ellery Queen does, follow these clues to the murderer? — A dead man's belt. What was the meaning of the deep ridges in the leather? — An ivory handled revolver. How could the “feel” of the gun-butt provide a clue? — Th...
Book 7
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The Siamese Twin Mystery
Ellery Queen - Feb 05, 2013 (first published in 1933)
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THE SIAMESE TWIN MYSTERY finds Ellery and his father, the irascible Inspector Queen, trapped in a mountain retreat by a raging forest fire. The members of the household are a strange lot, and the mysterious murder of the retreat's host indicates to the Queens that not only are they isolated with an odd assortment of characters, but a dangerous kill...
Book 8
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The Chinese Orange Mystery
Ellery Queen - Feb 05, 2013 (first published in 1934)
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An unknown dead man is found in the office of a prosperous publisher. His clothes are on backward, and all of the furniture in the room has been reversed. Ellery Queen continues to uncover "backward" clues--leading him to the identity of this puzzling victim....
Book 9
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The Spanish Cape Mystery
A problem in deduction,
Ellery Queen - Jan 01, 1946 (first published in 1935)
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THE SPANISH CAPE MYSTERY is a study in jealousy, revenge and mistaken identity. The setting is a brooding headland called the Spanish Cape. The cast contains the monstrous Captain Kidd, the ill-fated David Cumer and his beautiful niece Rosa, and Rosa's suitors. Into this scene drives Ellery Queen, intent on a holiday. Instead he must solve a baffli...
Book 10
#10
Creation Gospel Workbook Two
The Wicked Lamp, Seven Seals, Seven Trumpets, and Seven Bowls (The Creation Gospel)
Hollisa Alewine PhD - Feb 27, 2020
Book 10
#10
The Lamp of God
Ellery Queen - Jan 01, 2016
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Halfway House by Ellery Queen
The Door Between by Ellery Queen
Devil to Pay by John Carson
The Devil to Pay by Ellery Queen
The Four of Hearts by Ellery Queen
The Dragon's Teeth by Ellery Queen
Calamity Town / Dragon's teeth by Ellery Queen
There Was an Old Woman by Ellery Queen
The Murderer is a Fox by Ellery Queen
Ten Days' Wonder by Ellery Queen
Cat of Many Tails by Ellery Queen
Double, Double by Ellery Queen
The Origin of Evil by Ellery Queen
The King is Dead by Ellery Queen
The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne
The Scarlet Letters by Nathaniel Hawthorne
Inspector Queen's Own Case by Ellery Queen
The Finishing Stroke by Ellery Queen
The Player on the Other Side by Ellery Queen
And on the Eighth Day by Ellery Queen
The Fourth Side of the Triangle by Ellery Queen
A Study in Terror by Ellery Queen
Face to Face by Ellery Queen
The House of Brass by Ellery Queen
The Last Woman in His Life by Ellery Queen
Cop Out by Ellery Queen
A Fine and Private Place by Ellery Queen