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First mystery best seller

Who wrote the first ever mystery novel to become a best seller?  According to Terry Farley Moran, it was Mary Roberts Rinehart whose book The Man in Lower Ten (Bobbs-Merrill, 1909) ranked number four on the annual roster of the time.  To read Terrie Farley Moran’s informative article on Mary Roberts Rinehart, which appeared in Macmillan’s blog .

–posted  5/18/2014

Posted May/18/2014

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