The Red House Mystery

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Kessinger Publishing, Jun 1, 2004 - Fiction - 208 pages
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Something's happened, said Cayley. He was breathing quickly. "I heard a shot-it sounded like a shot - I was in the library. A loud bang - I didn't know what it was. And the door's locked." He rattled the handle again, and shook it. "Open the door!" he cried. "I say, Mark, what is it? Open the door!"

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User Review  - Joan - Goodreads

This may or may not have been underwhelming for what has been called one of the best murder mysteries. I really liked it, but you pretty much know who did it right from the very beginning. The whole ... Read full review

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User Review  - Rob Smith - Goodreads

I an see why aA Milne didn't see another mystery published. This one is a mighty stretch of reality that is poorly written and seems to have been written as the writer was thin king it all out. The ... Read full review

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A prolific writer, A. A. Milne published 35 plays, 6 novels, 3 books of verse, 3 collections of short stories, and several works of nonfiction, including sketches for Punch magazine, of which he was the assistant editor. Nevertheless, his fame rests on four books for children: two of whimsical stories about the stuffed animals in his son's bedroom (Winnie-the-Pooh and The House at Pooh Corner) and two of verse (When We Were Very Young and Now We Are Six). All are considered classics and have been included among the Children's Literature Association's Touchstone books as the best in children's literature, on the Lewis Carroll Shelf list, and on the Choice magazine list of books for the academic library. He also wrote Toad of Toad Hall, a play based on Grahame's The Wind in the Willows, and Once upon a Time: A Fairy Tale for Grown-ups, both of which are sometimes included in volumes with the four classic works. Milne had a son, Christopher Robin, who served as the model for the little boy in his children's books.

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