Caught In The Net

Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

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By B. Zedan (Portland, OR) · ★★★★☆ · July 09, 2010
Super involved bad doings and blackmail in mid-19th century Paris. Fortunes are made and the terrible, terrible things people did are threatening to rise from their graves.

All the while, some kids is falling in love or being made to fall in love and at the end, it looks like nobody is going to ge... ...more
By Thisdaydreamer (Charlottesville, VA) · ★★★★★ · August 23, 2013
Go ahead and grab The Champdoce Mystery if you get this one. I also recommend finishing with The Clique of Gold.

I love this book. My only regret is that I didn't read it before reading The Champdoce Mystery, which was still fantastic even though read out of order - go ahead and grab that one now;... ...more
By S. (The United States) · ★★★★☆ · November 18, 2013
A novel of high life and misdeeds, by the author who inspired Sherlock Holmes. The story centers around two young men, both penniless, both ignorant of their past, and a mysterious organization of blackmailers, hiding behind the guise of a respectable employment agency. The story is concluded in... ...more
By arg/machine · ★★★★☆ · January 31, 2012
Vintage crime fiction. In the public domain, with a free electronic copy available here. ...more