What starts out at as a simple train ride for Lawrence Blakely soon turns disastrous. The attorney-at-law is hand delivering decisive documents in a criminal case, and finds himself on the other side of the law when he is mixed up in a murder. Someone is after Blakely and his papers, and the classic mystery style of Mary Roberts Rinehart guarantees theres a good story behind the strange happenings.
The Man in Lower Ten was the first detective novel to make it to the national bestseller list, and it hasnt lost its edge. It has the romance and the suspense of todays mystery novels and boasts the ability to stand the test of time.