October 1, 2017

Nearly all of Gladys Mitchell's mysteries and books have original summaries and reviews available on this site, but there are a few titles that still need representation.

I am pleased to report that I have finally added a synopsis and review for GRAND MASTER (1939), Mitchell's last title published under her pseudonym of Stephen Hockaby. It is an ambitious, adventurous book, and one that definitely show...

April 23, 2017

I'm very happy to announce that Gladys Mitchell's lively detective Mrs. Bradley makes an appearance in the current issue of ALFRED HITCHCOCK MYSTERY MAGAZINE (May/June 2017).

Editor Linda Landrigan asked me if I would  choose a Gladys Mitchell short story for the magazine's "Mystery Classic" feature and contribute an introduction of the story and author. The winning tale was 1940's "Dai...

April 19, 2017

Welcome to the new version of The Stone House, my tribute website to Gladys Mitchell and her lively psycho-analyst detective, Mrs. Beatrice Adela Lestrange Bradley. 

I began the website -- which is named after Mrs. Bradley's home on the edge of the New Forest, referenced in The Mystery of a Butcher's Shop and other novels -- way back in 2001 as a way to share some information about the author...

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