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The Circular Staircase By Mary Roberts Rinehart
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The Circular Staircase is a 1908 mystery novel by American writer Mary Roberts Rinehart. The story follows dowager Rachel Innes as she thwarts a series of strange crimes at a summer home she has... More > rented with her niece and nephew. The novel was Rinehart's first bestseller and established her one of the era's most popular writers.The Circular Staircase pioneered what became known as the "had I but known" school of mystery writing, which often feature female protagonists and narrators who foreshadow impending danger and plot developments by reflecting on what they might have done differently. Rinehart employed this formula in many of her later works, and it inspired dozens of subsequent stories. The novel was adapted for the screen twice: as a silent film in 1915, and for the television series Climax! in 1956. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Circular_Staircase Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book.< Less
The Window at the White Cat By Mary Roberts Rinehart
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Mary Roberts Rinehart (August 12, 1876 – September 22,... More > 1958) was an American writer, often called the American Agatha Christie, although her first mystery novel was published 14 years before Christie's first novel in 1922.Rinehart is considered the source of the phrase "The butler did it" from her novel The Door (1930), although the novel does not use the exact phrase. Rinehart is also considered to have invented the "Had-I-But-Known" school of mystery writing, with the publication of The Circular Staircase (1908).She also created a costumed super-criminal called "the Bat", cited by Bob Kane as one of the inspirations for his "Batman".Mary Roberts Rinehart was born Mary Ella Roberts in Allegheny City, Pennsylvania, now a part of Pittsburgh. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mary_Roberts_Rinehart< Less
Where There's a Will By Mary Roberts Rinehart
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Mary Roberts Rinehart (August 12, 1876 – September 22,... More > 1958) was an American writer, often called the American Agatha Christie, although her first mystery novel was published 14 years before Christie's first novel in 1922.Rinehart is considered the source of the phrase "The butler did it" from her novel The Door (1930), although the novel does not use the exact phrase. Rinehart is also considered to have invented the "Had-I-But-Known" school of mystery writing, with the publication of The Circular Staircase (1908).She also created a costumed super-criminal called "the Bat", cited by Bob Kane as one of the inspirations for his "Batman".Mary Roberts Rinehart was born Mary Ella Roberts in Allegheny City, Pennsylvania, now a part of Pittsburgh. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mary_Roberts_Rinehart< Less
A Poor Wise Man By Mary Roberts Rinehart
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Mary Roberts Rinehart (August 12, 1876 – September 22,... More > 1958) was an American writer, often called the American Agatha Christie, although her first mystery novel was published 14 years before Christie's first novel in 1922.Rinehart is considered the source of the phrase "The butler did it" from her novel The Door (1930), although the novel does not use the exact phrase. Rinehart is also considered to have invented the "Had-I-But-Known" school of mystery writing, with the publication of The Circular Staircase (1908).She also created a costumed super-criminal called "the Bat", cited by Bob Kane as one of the inspirations for his "Batman".Mary Roberts Rinehart was born Mary Ella Roberts in Allegheny City, Pennsylvania, now a part of Pittsburgh. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mary_Roberts_Rinehart< Less
The Confession By Mary Roberts Rinehart
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The Confession of Sultana Daku is a 2009 historical novel by Sujit Saraf. The novel is about the swashbuckling criminal career of Sultana Daku (Daku is the Hindustani for bandit ), undisputedly the... More > most notorious dacoit in modern India's history. He, actually, belonged to bhantu clan of criminals who terrorized the United Provinces (as Uttar Pradesh was then known) in 1920. The novel begins after he is captured by the ruling British and thrown into the Haldwani Gaol. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Confession_of_Sultana_Daku Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book.< Less
The After House By Mary Roberts Rinehart
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Mary Roberts Rinehart (August 12, 1876 – September 22,... More > 1958) was an American writer, often called the American Agatha Christie, although her first mystery novel was published 14 years before Christie's first novel in 1922.Rinehart is considered the source of the phrase "The butler did it" from her novel The Door (1930), although the novel does not use the exact phrase. Rinehart is also considered to have invented the "Had-I-But-Known" school of mystery writing, with the publication of The Circular Staircase (1908).She also created a costumed super-criminal called "the Bat", cited by Bob Kane as one of the inspirations for his "Batman".Mary Roberts Rinehart was born Mary Ella Roberts in Allegheny City, Pennsylvania, now a part of Pittsburgh. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mary_Roberts_Rinehart< Less
The Amazing Interlude By Mary Roberts Rinehart
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Mary Roberts Rinehart (August 12, 1876 – September 22,... More > 1958) was an American writer, often called the American Agatha Christie, although her first mystery novel was published 14 years before Christie's first novel in 1922.Rinehart is considered the source of the phrase "The butler did it" from her novel The Door (1930), although the novel does not use the exact phrase. Rinehart is also considered to have invented the "Had-I-But-Known" school of mystery writing, with the publication of The Circular Staircase (1908).She also created a costumed super-criminal called "the Bat", cited by Bob Kane as one of the inspirations for his "Batman".Mary Roberts Rinehart was born Mary Ella Roberts in Allegheny City, Pennsylvania, now a part of Pittsburgh. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mary_Roberts_Rinehart< Less
The Breaking Point By Mary Roberts Rinehart
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Mary Roberts Rinehart (August 12, 1876 – September 22,... More > 1958) was an American writer, often called the American Agatha Christie, although her first mystery novel was published 14 years before Christie's first novel in 1922.Rinehart is considered the source of the phrase "The butler did it" from her novel The Door (1930), although the novel does not use the exact phrase. Rinehart is also considered to have invented the "Had-I-But-Known" school of mystery writing, with the publication of The Circular Staircase (1908).She also created a costumed super-criminal called "the Bat", cited by Bob Kane as one of the inspirations for his "Batman".Mary Roberts Rinehart was born Mary Ella Roberts in Allegheny City, Pennsylvania, now a part of Pittsburgh. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mary_Roberts_Rinehart< Less
Dangerous Days By Mary Roberts Rinehart
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The Dangerous Days of Daniel X is a novel by James Patterson and co-author Michael Ledwidge, written in the same vein as his Maximum Ride series. Patterson returns to the realm of science fiction in... More > this novel. It was released on July 21, 2008.Twelve years after the murder of his parents, fifteen-year-old alien Daniel X has taken up the task of his parents as Defender of Earth. In the sewers of Portland, Oregon, he defeats number 19 on the List of Alien Outlaws on Earth, Orkng Jllfgna, in hopes of working his way up to number 1: The Prayer. The Prayer was the one who murdered Daniel's parents.He was afraid of getting murdered next so he moved onDaniel then leaves to go to Los Angeles in search of number 6 on his List, Ergent Seth. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Dangerous_Days_of_Daniel_X Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book.< Less
Tish: The Chronicle of Her Escapades and Excursions By Mary Roberts Rinehart
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Mary Roberts Rinehart (August 12, 1876 – September 22,... More > 1958) was an American writer, often called the American Agatha Christie, although her first mystery novel was published 14 years before Christie's first novel in 1922.Rinehart is considered the source of the phrase "The butler did it" from her novel The Door (1930), although the novel does not use the exact phrase. Rinehart is also considered to have invented the "Had-I-But-Known" school of mystery writing, with the publication of The Circular Staircase (1908).She also created a costumed super-criminal called "the Bat", cited by Bob Kane as one of the inspirations for his "Batman".Mary Roberts Rinehart was born Mary Ella Roberts in Allegheny City, Pennsylvania, now a part of Pittsburgh. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mary_Roberts_Rinehart< Less

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