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Playing Fair with the Reader

I’ve been an avid reader of murder mysteries since I was ten. That’s when I first read He Wouldn’t Kill Patience by my grandfather John Dickson Carr.  I was hooked. I’ve read so many mystery novels that it’s a rare … Continue reading

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John Dickson Carr, November 30, 1906 – February 27, 1977

Tomorrow is the anniversary of the death of my grandfather, John Dickson Carr. He was one of the finest mystery writers ever. He made a good living as a writer, but he wrote because he loved to write. He was … Continue reading

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