Dan Turner wasn’t ordinarily the sort of shamus who messed around with disguises, but here he was now pretending he was a chauffeur and watching an old goat who evidently craved to become a gunsel in connection with his romantic activities—and before.. read more ..
It’s tough to have your client, a lovely movie star, killed almost before your eyes. . . . In trying to solve the murder mystery, Dan nearly co-starred in it as a corpse!
It was too damned mysterious to suit me. Frankly, I didn’t like the idea of s.. read more ..
Missing jewels, a dead canine movie star and assorted underhanded shenanigans might or might not have a tie-in with this murder—but cinemaland’s super-sleuth Dan Turner aimed to find out after it became personal!.. read more ..
When a lethal trap is ready to be sprung, blind Griff Borlund hears whispers in the darkness—whispers that rise to a roar of violence as a fetching blonde meets death! A Nick Ransom Mystery
A pint-sized redhead opened the portal to my ring. She had .. read more ..
That bogus postman brought Dan Turner a splendid solid whack with a blackjack and it was a highly special delivery—thereby involving the ace movietown hawkshaw with low killery and high finance and dangerous bafflement! . . . ... read more ..
Rostoff took all Macklin’s blows and still kept coming, like nothing human…
LOS ANGELES, Aug. 5 (UP)—District Attorney Buron Fitts said today he had obtained evidence that several murders have been committed on the Pacific Coast in the course of Com.. read more ..
The clean-living young movie star had emoted his final scene in the audible tintypes. He was now knifed deader than a poached egg, and maybe there’d been more in his life than was suspected by his associates. In any case, Dan Turner, having been in a.. read more ..
A camera never lies about a murder it has recorded. But a murderer can lie, and it’s up to Dan to discover who knifed the heroine of the desert pic while she was bathing in her dressing tent.
I wondered if the heat had finally driven me screwy. May.. read more ..
What was the grim mystery in this disappearance of the fat gag writer’s cousin? Hollywood’s ace gumshoe, Dan Turner, had to meet and combat a heap of rough to-do before he neared finish.
I set fire to a gasper, blew smoke in Ben Holiday’s piggish p.. read more ..
You could have flattened me with a spoonful of puffed wheat that night when I opened the special-delivery letter and five hundreds fell out. I hadn’t piped that much lettuce in a month of Wednesdays, and the gorgeous green centuries made me drool lik.. read more ..
Dan wasn’t even working for the movie star when she slapped his face and fired him in the most public way possible! To make matters worse, the whole thing was right under the nose of the gabbiest gossip columnist in Hollywood... read more ..
It looked like the old badger game to Dan—at first. Then he realized the movie star had no motive except to escape a frame-up for murder, herself. . . .
From the corridor outside my apartment stash a rasping masculine voice erupted. “Dan Turner, yo.. read more ..
Keeping a cute movie extra on ice in his apartment is eventually going to get Dan into trouble. And part of it is that a gunman doesn’t forget how to play rough just because he’s turned screen actor... read more ..
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