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Crimson Friday By Dorothy Cameron Disney
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In the hands of Disney, author of Death in the Back Seat, The Strawstack Murders, and The Balcony, this is a mystery for those who like to read their books sitting on the very edge of their... More > chairs. Veronica Moran's eccentricities are a ruse to hide a dark past. When her history catches up with her, the frightening revelations end in murder and suicide. The story takes place in a New England town where Mrs. Moran disappears and her maid is murdered. Arsenic and an empty harp crate are just two of the clues that combine with other events, present and past, into the smoothly blended solution.< Less
Death In the Back Seat By Dorothy Cameron Disney
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Dorothy Cameron Disney (1903-1992) was an American writer born in the Indian Territory that became the state of Oklahoma. Educated at Barnard College, New York., she worked as a stenographer, copy... More > writer, journalist and night club hostess before becoming a full-time writer. She is one of Mary Roberts Rinehart most gifted followers. Death in ther Back Seat is the first book writtten by Dorothy Cameron Disney. In this classic mystery, Mr. and Mrs. Storm, a painter and a writer, plan to live a simple life in an isolated cottage in the country away from their New York apartment, but find themselves accused of murder and swept in a series of dangerous events.< Less
Explosion By Dorothy Cameron Disney
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The Greers are nice, ordinary people, friendly and respectable, and when a dreadful accident leaves them homeless and helpless their next-door neighbors do not hesitate to take them in. But, suddenly... More > they find themselves at the center of a police investigation as the senseless explosion turns out to conceal a deeper, darker, more purposeful crime. It was forty-five seconds of chaos. Was it an accident or a clever cold-blodded murder? When the police stop trying to treat the explosion as an accident, they start looking for a killer in the family. Somewhere in the lives of these ordinary people is hidden a motive for murder.< Less
The Strawstack Murders By Dorothy Cameron Disney
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The thrilling story of The Strawstack Murders (also known as Strawstack) takes place in a fashionable Maryland town just fifteen miles from Washington. There Margaret Tilbury, a wealthy and keen... More > Vermont spinster (a “stoutish woman of uncertain age”—as she will describe herself), purchases an estate where she expects to settle down to a life of luxury and contentment. One night, however, the strawstacks next to the stables are set on fire, and protruding from one of them is the gloved hand of a murdered girl. With Miss Tilbury and her family, the reader is plunged into a series of crimes and non-stop action that won’t let out until the very end.< Less
The Balcony By Dorothy Cameron Disney
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In the words of the introduction to the printging of the book at the time, “A gloomy and cavernous old family mansion, peopled with a group of characters who are all obviously concealing... More > something, has always been a favorite setting for a really first-rate murder story. In the hands of Disney, author of Death in the Back Seat and The Strawstack Murder, this setting provides the opportunity for a mystery for those who like to read their books sitting on the very edge of their chairs.”< Less
Thirty Days Hath September By Dorothy Cameron Disney & George Sessions Perry
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Thirty Days Hath September somewhat resembles Death in the Back Seat, the first book written by Dorothy Cameron Disney. In both mysteries, the victim is a visitor from New York City, and both take... More > place in rural New England. But Thirty Days Hath September is different in that the narrator is the man, the husband of the couple that gets involved with the local police seemingly determined to pin the murder on them. This is typical of Disney who sees the police as made up of imperfect human beings, often trying to pin crimes on innocent people. Thirty Days Hath September was written in collaboration with George Sessions Perry, a once-famous mainstream writer, known for both fiction and non-fiction.< Less

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