Books: Murders of the Month: Apr. 30, 1934

DEATH OF A GHOST—Margery Ailingham—Crime Club ($2). Albert Campion, in serious mood, defends the memory of a great painter, incidentally solves two murders.

A DRINK FOR MR. CHERRY—Dorothy Gardiner—Crime Club ($2). Stopping in Horaceburg, Colo, for his health, mild Detective Watson cannot keep his nose out of a private murder.

THE CAUTLEY MYSTERY—A. Fielding—Kinsey ($2). Apparent greed murder, with three cousin suspects, brings Inspector Pointer to rural England. Following another murder, a trap is baited, the killer caught.

THE MAN WHO CHANGED HIS NAME—Edgar Wallace & R. G. Curtis—Crime Club ($2). The hint of crime, long past, and a bit of domestic tangle,...

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now

Subscribe
Subscribe

Get TIME the way you want it

  • One Week Digital Pass — $4.99
  • Monthly Pay-As-You-Go DIGITAL ACCESS$2.99
  • One Year ALL ACCESSJust $30!   Best Deal!
    Print Magazine + Digital Edition + Subscriber-only Content on TIME.com

Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!