Author(s): Erle Stanley Gardner
Horace Warren pays five hundred dollars to have Perry Mason attend a buffet dinner to observe his guests. He also wants Mason to investigate a fingerprint and suspects his wife is being blackmailed. Mrs Warren's mystery past may hold the clues.
Erle Stanley Gardner is the master of American mystery fiction. A criminal lawyer, he filled his mysteries with intricate, fascinating, ever-twisting plots. Challenging, clever and full of surprises, these are whodunits in the best tradition. During his lifetime, Erle Stanley Gardner wrote 146 books, 85 of which feature Perry Mason. The fictional attorney became the basis of a number of television series achieving an enviable record for winning his cases.