“It’s by an author called Gaston Leroux who today is better known for The Phantom of the Opera, which he also wrote. But, in its day, The Mystery of the Yellow Room was a very, very famous locked room mystery. Rouletabille makes all these enigmatic remarks as many great detectives, particularly in the past, used to do. The Mystery of the Yellow Room was highly influential. It was greatly admired by some of the great golden age writers.” Read more...
The Best Golden Age Mysteries