The Lodger Author:Marie Belloc Lowndes "The Lodger" is one of the best suspense novels ever written. This gripping portrayal of gentle, good people face to face with, and enveloped by, the ghastly "Jack the Ripper" murders makes your blood run cold, enthralls you with its grisly atmosphere and harrowing events and grips your attention. "The Lodger" is matchless for excitement and a... more »rtistry of writing. You are always in the author's confidence. Mrs. Lowndes puts all her cards on the table, and takes you with her in to a tale of horror heaped on horror.
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