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Caroline Crampton

Unravelling the mysteries behind classic detective stories

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Bonus: The Chalet School

Caroline Crampton is joined by writer Moira Redmond to talk about the Chalet School books by Elinor M. Brent-Dyer. This is... more

08 May 2024 · 47 minutes
The Murder on the Links by Agatha Christie (Green Penguin Book Club 2)

John Curran joins Caroline to read Christie’s third novel, her first (sort of?) to appear as a green penguin. My new... more

01 May 2024 · 56 minutes
Agatha Christie's Many Houses

A portrait of a writer via her addresses. My new book, A Body Made of Glass: A History of Hypochondria, is... more

24 Apr 2024 · 26 minutes
You Probably Imagined It!

Meet the hypochondriacs of golden age detective fiction. My new book, A Body Made of Glass: A History of Hypochondria, is... more

11 Apr 2024 · 25 minutes
The Tea Leaf

A scientific murder mystery. My new book, A Body Made of Glass: A History of Hypochondria, is published in April. To... more

21 Mar 2024 · 43 minutes
Lucy, Anthony and Anne

The crime fiction of Lucy Beatrice Malleson deserves to be better known. My new book, A Body Made of Glass: A... more

06 Mar 2024 · 28 minutes
The Unpleasantness at the Bellona Club (Green Penguin Book Club 1)

Helen Zaltzman is the guest for this dissection of the first green penguin. Until 26:43, the discussion is free of major... more

21 Feb 2024 · 1 hour, 4 minutes
The Green Penguin

One visit to Agatha Christie changed everything. Thank you to my guest, Jules Burt, for sharing his book-collecting experiences and knowledge... more

07 Feb 2024 · 31 minutes
A Reading Life

A conversation about how Shedunnit is made. Mentioned in this episode: — Death and the Sisters by Heather Redmond — Murder of a... more

23 Jan 2024 · 48 minutes
Whodunnit Centenary: 1924

Time travelling, murder mystery style. Mentioned in this episode: — The Man in the Brown Suit by Agatha Christie — The Plague Court... more

10 Jan 2024 · 27 minutes
Bonus: The Chalet School