Category Archives: Authors-Dickson Carter

Fatal Descent, by John Rhode and Carter Dickson: A Short Review

Fatal Descent was originally published in 1939, and has been occasionally, but infrequently, reprinted since that date. It took me a long time to plough through this somewhat interesting, but ultimately unsatisfying tale, so long, in fact, that I rather … Continue reading

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The Skeleton in the Clock by Carter Dickson: A Review

In his guise as Carter Dickson, Anglo-American transplant John Dickson Carr produced more than twenty stories which feature the irascible and slightly mad Sir Henry Merrivale, known universally as “H.M.” An amateur at detection generally supported by his Scotland Yard … Continue reading

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