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    Three friends who grew up in working-class Boston drift apart after a terrible tragedy. Years later, brutal events reconnect them.

  • The Arrival

    Calling this 1996 science fiction thriller "a glorified B movie," isn't a criticism. Writer-director David Twohy managed to get in

  • Contact (Snap Case)

    After an astronomer discovers communication emanating from the star Vega, she leads an international team in deciphering it, and t

  • Shutter Island

    Academy Award® winning director Martin Scorses once again teams up with Leonardo DiCaprio in this spine-chilling thriller that cr

  • Event Horizon (Two-Disc Special Collector's Edition)

    The year is 2047. Years earlier, the pioneering research vessel Event Horizon vanished without a trace. Now a signal from it has b

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Book reviews - The Wisdom Of Father Brown

The Wisdom Of Father Brown


Author: G. K. Chesterton
ThIs second collection of short stories featuring G.K. Chesterton’s famed priest and sleuth, Father Brown, whose intuition and deep understanding of human nature to solve mysteries, murders and crimes. His cases often involve the enigmatic Flambeau. The Absence of Mr Glass The Paradise of Thieves The Duel of Dr Hirsch The Man in the Passage The Mistake of the Machine The Head of Caesar The Purple Wig the Perishing of the Pendragons The God of the Gongs the Salad of Colonel Cray The Strange Crime of John Boulnois The Fairy Tale of Father Brown

US publication: 1914
Detective: n/a
Genre: collections