Five-minute Mysteries

Five-minute Mysteries

4 : A Further 36 Cases of Murder and Mayhem for You to Solve

Book - 2004
Rate this:

Got a few minutes to kill? Test your powers of deduction with 36 of the best quick-read whodunits in the fourth installment of the popular Five-minute Mysteries series.

Here's the idea: take about five minutes and read a mystery. The stories -- some about the crime, some about evidence left behind, or perhaps the getaway or the investigating detective, and so on -- are told with all the clues you need to solve the question posed at the end.

A sampling of the mysteries to solve: How the Peeping Tom coroner helped solve the mystery of the dead hermit. The dead mobster who cast a suspicious shadow. The fuzzy witness and the case of the dead cattle herd. The bagpipe-playing truck driver's insurance scam. Plus 32 more fascinating mysteries to solve.

The cases presented are rated from easy to moderate to challenging. Some of the mysteries will unravel faster than a dime store sweater while others will remain "on the books" for a long time. Or at least until you go to the back of the book where the solution to each mystery is revealed.

Five-minute Mysteries 4 is a treat for puzzle and mystery fans and a rare opportunity to step into the shoes of law enforcement and outsmart the criminals.

Publisher: Toronto : Firefly Books, 2004.
ISBN: 9781552978665
1552978664
Characteristics: 204 p.

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age Suitability

Add Age Suitability

There are no age suitabilities for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at OPL

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top