Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Challenge Complete: Vintage Mystery 2017



I have successfully completed the Vintage Mystery Challenge 2017 @ My Reader's Block. I read around  25 golden age mysteries but the ones with the covers that corresponded with the objects in the card are the following:

1. Plane: Lost Horizon by James Hilton (1933)
2. Building (other than House): Seven Keys to Baldpate by Earl Derr Biggers (1913)
3. Blonde: Target for Conquest by Berkeley Gray (1953)
4. Snow/ Snowy scene: Mystery in White by J. Jefferson Farjeon (1938)
5. Body of Water: The Manasco Road by Victor Canning (1957)
6. Skeletal Hand: The Black Gloves by Conyth Little (1939)
7. Revolver: A Time to Die by Hilda Lawrence (1945)
8. Shadowy Figure: The Content Assignment by Holly Roth (1954)
9. Castle: Murder of a Lady by Anthony Wynne (1931)
10. Any Piece of Furniture: Murder Comes Home by Anthony Gilbert (1950)
11. Nurse: Death Takes a Wife by Anthony Gilbert (1959)
12. Door: Film of Fear by Fredric Arnold Kummer jr. (1917)
13. Magnifying Glass: Close Quarters by Michael Gilbert (1947)
14. Car: Envious Casca by Georgette Heyer (1941)
15. Dog: The Mouse in the Mountain by Norbert Davis (1943)
16. Food: Vegetable Duck by John Rhode (1944)
17. Flashlight: The Hog's Back Mystery by Freeman Wills Crofts (1933)
18. Red Object: A Man Lay Dead by Ngaio Marsh (1934)

2 comments:

  1. Well done, Neer! So many wonderful authors in that list I have never read.

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. Thank you, Prashant. Many of the authors were first time reads for me too.

      Delete