Monday, February 02, 2015

Some 1955 Titles (for Past Offences)

The latest monthly challenge over at Past Offences is to read a book in February, published in 1955. Here are a few classic crime titles to choose from, first published in English in 1955, pulled from my database:
Margery Allingham - The Beckoning Lady (apa The Estate of the Beckoning Lady)
Margot Bennett - The Man Who Didn't Fly
Boileau & Narcejac - Faces in the Dark
Agatha Christie - Hickory Dickory Dock (apa Hickory Dickory Death)
Ian Fleming - Moonraker
Erle Stanley Gardner - T.C.O.T. Sunbather's Diary
Erle Stanley Gardner - T.C.O.T. Glamorous Ghost
Erle Stanley Gardner - T.C.O.T. Cautious Coquette
Alan Hunter - Gently Does It
M M Kaye - Death in Berlin (revised 1985) (originally published as Death Walked in Berlin)
Austin Lee - Sheep's Clothing
Ngaio Marsh - Scales of Justice
Osmington Mills - Unlucky Break
Georges Simenon - The Witnesses
Georges Simenon - Maigret Sets a Trap
Georges Simenon - Maigret and the Headless Corpse
Clark Smith - The Speaking Eye
Patricia Wentworth - Poison in the Pen
Patricia Wentworth - The Listening Eye

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Thanks Karen!