The Glass Village Author:Ellery Queen Unusually, for an Ellery Queen detective story, The Glass Village does not feature Ellery himself. The central characters are Superior Judge Lewis Shinn and his young New York kinsman Johnny: the scene, New England. — When the book was first published the critics wrote: — "This tracking down by Johnny is a really brilliant piece of subtle detectiv... more »e work, but Mr Ellery Queen's chief aim, which he achieves with complete success, is to show how easily duped and misled a whole community may be. There is an authentic ring about this engrossing story that makes me feel it must have been founded on fact"-S. P. B.
Mais (Oxford Mail)
"How the real fiend is unmasked after one of the tensest trial scenes in crime fiction makes this the best Queen for several books"-« less