Michael Shayne Mysteries Volume 1
Michael Shayne, Private Detective (1940)
Wisecracking Shayne needs cast - and soon. But when he accepts a job to keep tabs on an errant heiress, and her boyfriend turns up without a pulse, Shayne finds himself in more trouble than ever in this thrilling adventure that puts the gumshoe on the other foot!
The Man Who Wouldn't Die (1942)
Shayne is thrust into a confounding mystery filled with shocking twists when he poses as the fiancÃ© of a gorgeous woman to investigate an attempt on her life... only to discover that his prime suspect is a man with an airtight alibi: he was already dead and buried!
Sl--pers West (1941)
The second installment in the popular Michael Shayne series finds Detective Shayne in girl trouble! A diligent female reporter hounds his every move, even as he attempts to escort another woman - an imperiled murder witness - by train to San Francisco!
Blue, White, & Perfect (1942)
Inspired by a novel by Borden Chase, Blue, White and Perfect paints detective Michael Shayne into a corner as he faces marriage, diamond thieves, a former girlfriend and even a German spy! George Reeves (Superman) co-stars.