Book List in Order:15 titles

  • This early work by Earl Derr Biggers was originally published in 1916 and we are now republishing it with a brand new introductory biography. "The Ebony Stick" is one of Biggers shorter stories, published after his death. Earl Derr Biggers was bor...


  • The story deals with an intrigue to blow up the English squadron at Gibraltar by gaining access to the room where the electrical contact with the harbor mines is made, and on this background Mr. Biggers paints a picture of the scenes following the ou...


  • "Charlie Chan's Chance" -- the 1932 Fox motion picture starring Warner Oland as Chan-- is now considered a "lost" film (the original film materials were destroyed in a vault fire.) Unless a copy surfaces in some remote corner of the world, as happene...


  • "Charlie Chan's Courage" - the 1934 Fox motion picture starring Warner Oland as Chan - is now considered a "lost" film (the original film materials were destroyed in a vault fire.) Unless a copy surfaces in some remote corner of the world, as happene...


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    In the final installment of the classic series of mysteries featuring Charlie Chan of the Honolulu Police, we find the diminutive Chinese-American detective in Lake Tahoe. His fame as a brilliant solver of the most perplexing murder cases has spread...


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    In this fifth novel of the classic series of mysteries featuring the Chinese-American detective Charlie Chan of the Honolulu Police, readers are confronted by a mystery so confounding in its twists and turns, only Inspector Chan can bring it to a sat...


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    "Death is the black camel that kneels unbidden at every gate." This is what Charlie Chan tells the guests of the unfortunate Shelah Fane, a glamorous Hollywood movie star who has been murdered while on location beachside in Honolulu. In this fourth...


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    ENTER THE AMAZING CHARLIE CHAN The hero of the Honolulu Police, delightfully enigmatic, is one of the most popular detectives in all of mystery literature. Urbane and unhurried, he relies of patience and his profound knowledge of wayward humanity...


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    Murder has been done in a palatial home in the high desert of California. But no corpse can be found, and the only witness is a parrot with a penchant for languages. When self-made millionaire P.J. Madden purchases a string of perfect pearls valu...







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  • Hoping for peace and quiet, a novelist checks in to a secluded hotel and becomes part of a noisy conspiracy in this classic mystery from the creator of Charlie Chan After years of churning out potboilers, novelist Billy Magee decides that he needs...


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    Earl Derr Biggers (1884-1933) was an American novelist and playwright. He is remembered primarily for his novels, especially those featuring the Chinese American detective Charlie Chan, from which popular films were made in the United States and Chi...


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    Allan, Lord Harrowby, son and heir of James Nelson Harrowby, came to Lloyds of London with a most unusual request for insurance. He knew that Lloyds took out policies on unusual risks. And what he wanted was insurance of a most unusual kind...love in...