Best mysteries of the month:
THE THEME IS MURDERGown HoltSimon and Schuster ($2). Death threats appear on scraps of Wagnerian scores, followed by murder in an English country house. The killing is suavely solved by ex-Scotland Yard Inspector Joel Saber and his wisecracking assistant, Ritzy. A bright horror tale peopled with cheerfully wacky Wodehousean characters.
THE MYSTERY BOOKAnthony Abbot, Leslie Ford, David Frome, Mary Roberts Rinehart & Rex StoutFarrar & Rinehart ($2.50). Four novelettes, one full-length novelall goodby five crack mystery mongers.
WHAT NIGHT WILL BRINGHilea BaileyCrime Club ($2). An arthritic private investigator and his pretty daughter crack a case involving murders...