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The Case of the Sulky Girl

Thumbtack    The Case of the Sulky Girl by Erle Stanley Gardner

Her Uncle was healthy, but in order to get wealthy did she plot his demise? Is there evil in the heir?

Year: 1933
Genre: Legal Thriller

The Case of the Velvet Claws

Thumbtack    The Case of the Velvet Claws by Erle Stanley Gardner

Thanks to a bungled robbery at a fancy hotel, the already-married Eva Griffin has been caught in the company of a prominent congressman. To protect the politico, Eva's ready to pay the editor of a sleazy tabloid his hush money. But Perry Mason has other plans. He tracks down the phantom fat cat who secretly runs the blackmailing tabloid—only to discover a shocking scoop.

Year: 1933
Genre: Extortion

The Case of the Curious Bride

Thumbtack    The Case of the Curious Bride by Erle Stanley Gardner

After con man Greg Moxley married Rhoda Lorton, he took her money and flew—only to have his plane crash. Years later, Rhoda weds millionaire scion Carl Montaine. But now Moxley has turned up alive and well….with plans to pocket the Montaine fortune—or else make Rhoda’s bigamy public.

Year: 1934
Genre: Extortion

The Case of the Howling Dog

Thumbtack    The Case of the Howling Dog by Erle Stanley Gardner

Compared to a juicy murder trial, a case of feuding neighbors isn’t exactly Perry Mason’s cup of tea. But Arthur Cartright insists that Mason is the only one who can muzzle the howling hound that’s driving Cartright crazy.

Year: 1934
Genre: Domestic SuspenseLegal Thriller

The Case of the Lucky Legs

Thumbtack    The Case of the Lucky Legs by Erle Stanley Gardner

Young Marjorie Clune’s best asset is her greatest misfortune: a pair of exquisite legs. They attract the perfect heel, a self-professed movie promoter named Frank Patton, whose scam seems even more flawless than Marjorie’s lissome limbs.

Year: 1934
Genre: Legal Thriller

The Case of the Lazy Lover

Thumbtack    The Case of the Lazy Lover by Erle Stanley Gardner

Defense lawyer Perry Mason is surprised to receive two checks from a stranger named Lola Allred. And when he speaks with Lola's husband, he discovers the woman has run off with her daughter's boyfriend--who happens to be an important witness in a lawsuit. Soon Mason's caught up in a complicated case involving not only a missing witness but forgery and murder as well . . .

Year: 1947
Genre: Courtroom Drama

The Case of the Lonely Heiress

Thumbtack    The Case of the Lonely Heiress by Erle Stanley Gardner

Marilyn Marlow has inherited a good deal of money from her mother. But the money originated with another will--that of her mother's wealthy employer. Now his relatives are contesting the will, and it's Rose Keeling, the key witness to its signing, whose mind they will need to sway. When Rose is murdered, sleuthing lawyer Perry Mason must navigate a twisted case.

Year: 1948
Genre: Murder Mystery

The Case of the Dubious Bridegroom

Thumbtack    The Case of the Dubious Bridegroom by Erle Stanley Gardner

Edward Garvin is a very successful businessman with a very unhappy ex-wife--who wants his money. So Garvin calls on lawyer Perry Mason to protect his company from her schemes, and ensure the divorce they'd gotten in Mexico is actually finalized.

Year: 1949
Genre: Murder Mystery

The Case of the Grinning Gorilla

Thumbtack    The Case of the Grinning Gorilla by Erle Stanley Gardner

Helen Cadmus was dead—but how had it happenedSuicide, most people said. She jumped off that millionaire’s yacht in a fit of despair, her body was never found, and the case was closed. Somebody was concealing the truth about Helen’s death, and he was going to uncover it even if it killed him. That’s how Mason fell into a trap set by three killers—two humans and one grinning gorilla!

Year: 1952
Genre: Legal Thriller

The Case of the Green-Eyed Sister

Thumbtack    The Case of the Green-Eyed Sister by Erle Stanley Gardner

Beautiful Sylvia Bain Atwood is overseeing her ailing father's estate while her sister serves as his caregiver. But their father's fortune has shadowy roots--and now one of his creditors is blackmailing the family. When the situation escalates to murder, defense lawyer Perry Mason will have his hands full.

Year: 1953
Genre: ExtortionLegal Thriller


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Blue DotBlue DotBlue Dot1933The Case of the Sulky Girl by Erle Stanley Gardner Legal Thriller, Perry Mason
Blue DotBlue DotBlue Dot1933The Case of the Velvet Claws by Erle Stanley Gardner Extortion, Perry Mason
Blue DotBlue DotBlue Dot1934The Case of the Curious Bride by Erle Stanley Gardner Extortion, Perry Mason
Blue DotBlue DotBlue Dot1934The Case of the Howling Dog by Erle Stanley Gardner Domestic Suspense, Legal Thriller, Perry Mason
Blue DotBlue DotBlue Dot1934The Case of the Lucky Legs by Erle Stanley Gardner Legal Thriller, Perry Mason
Blue DotBlue DotBlue Dot1947The Case of the Lazy Lover by Erle Stanley Gardner Courtroom Drama, Perry Mason
Blue DotBlue DotBlue Dot1948The Case of the Lonely Heiress by Erle Stanley Gardner Murder Mystery, Perry Mason
Blue DotBlue DotBlue Dot1949The Case of the Dubious Bridegroom by Erle Stanley Gardner Murder Mystery, Perry Mason
Blue DotBlue DotBlue Dot1952The Case of the Grinning Gorilla by Erle Stanley Gardner Legal Thriller, Perry Mason
Blue DotBlue DotBlue Dot1953The Case of the Green-Eyed Sister by Erle Stanley Gardner Extortion, Legal Thriller, Perry Mason
Blue DotBlue DotBlue Dot1956The Case of the Gilded Lily by Erle Stanley Gardner Extortion, Perry Mason
Blue DotBlue DotBlue Dot1956The Case of the Terrified Typist by Erle Stanley Gardner Missing Person, Perry Mason

 

 

 


 

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