Category: mystery

The Red House Mystery by A. A. Milne

Source: LibriVox (zipped mp3’s | iTunes) Length: 6 hr, 55 minReader: Kristen Hughes The book: Arriving at a friend’s house

“The Friends of Hector Jouvet” by James Powell

Source: SFFaudio podcast (mp3)Length: 34 minutesReader: J. J. Campanella The story: When a Canadian tourist named Brown climbs to a cliff

The Mysterious Affair at Styles by Agatha Christie

Source: Maria Lectrix (zipped mp3s)Length: 8 hours, 8 minutesReader: Maureen O’Brien The book: Agatha Christie gets a bad reputation for

“Justice Delayed” by Decoder Ring Theatre

Source: Decoder Ring Theatre (mp3)Length: 25 minutesReader: Full cast The story: Decoder Ring Theatre produces a modern take on old-time-style

Fantomas by Marcel Allain and Pierre Souvestre

Source: LibriVox (zipped mp3s or M4B)Length: 10 hrs, 11 minReader: Alan Winterrowd The book: Literature is full of great detectives; less so

“Booktaker” by Bill Pronzini

Source: AudioGo (part 1 | 2)Length: 1 hour, 40 minReader: Nick Sullivan The story: The “Nameless Detective” is the protagonist

“The Seven of Hearts” by Maurice Leblanc

Source: LibriVox (mp3)Length: 1 hour, 5 minutesReader: Tim Bulkeley The story: Maurice Leblanc, a contemporary of Arthur Conan Doyle, created

The Hound of the Baskervilles by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

Source: Project Gutenberg, courtesy of (high-quality mp3s: parts 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7