Category Archives: Authors-Allingham Margery

Mystery Mile, by Margery Allingham: A Review

As the first novel to feature the character of Mr. Albert Campion in a central role, 1930’s Mystery Mile went in for a memorable start. An affable, if somewhat foolish-seeming individual, Campion is first described as “a pale young man … Continue reading

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Mr. Campion and Others, by Margery Allingham: A Short Review

A baker’s dozen of Albert Campion short stories, which are often where both he and Allingham’s writing shone most brightly. What could be better? There is a sense of fun and playfulness here, and most of the stories are not … Continue reading

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