The Silent House

The Silent House

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by Fergus Hume
     
 

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A mystery about a “locked door” murder committed in a house that has a reputation for being haunted. In the first half of the book, the murderer appears to be easy to figure out. The second half of the book, however, is filled with plot twists and mistaken identities and thus complicates the mystery much more.

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A mystery about a “locked door” murder committed in a house that has a reputation for being haunted. In the first half of the book, the murderer appears to be easy to figure out. The second half of the book, however, is filled with plot twists and mistaken identities and thus complicates the mystery much more.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781300030898
Publisher:
Lulu.com
Publication date:
07/29/2012
Sold by:
LULU PRESS
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
362 KB

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Meet the Author

Fergus Hume was born Fergusson Wright Hume July 8 1859 in England. At the age of 3 his family immigrated to New Zealand where he grew up and was educated, being admitted to the bar in 1885. He moved to Melbourne Australia where he tried unsuccessfully to be a playwright. Switching to mystery novels he wrote The Mystery of the Hansom Cab which became the best selling mystery novel of the 19th Century. Returning to England in 1888 he wrote more than 100 short stories and novels including The Silent House, The Secret Passage and Red Money. He continued writing into the 30's dying on July 12. 1932.

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The Silent House 2 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Edna Lasters More than 1 year ago
This book was interesting. sometimes it was a bit dragged through but it was detailed. Also there were many twists and an interresting surprise endinb. This book has a lot of typos.