|he Penthouse Mystery
The body in the trunk, the vanishing jade
necklace, the ventriloquist, the magician & the cardsharp.
Hidden treasure, rival gangs of international crooks, and
rapid-fire detection make this Ellery Queen adventure a treat for EQ fans and all mystery
|Again an Ellery Queen
story but no real Queen recycled from a B-movie which was based on a radio plot by the Queens. To be
precise the 60-minute
drama "The Three (Four) Scratches"
The story was published in May 1941 in Screen Romances, a magazine with stories from the movies. (Right)
Interested readers should know
that the icons/covers
of books, used throughout the
website have extra
included in the text on the same
page. Pointing your cursor at
the icon/cover used to reveal
this extra information.
To achieve the same effect Firefox users can install an add-on called 'Popup ALT Attribute'. When installed pointing your cursor at an icon/cover results in showing you the details or additional information.
b a c k t o Q B I
Copyright © MCMXCIX-MMXXI Ellery Queen, a website on deduction. All rights reserved.