Annie Haynes


Born
in Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Leicestershire, The United Kingdom
January 01, 1865

Died
March 30, 1929

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Annie Haynes was born in Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Leicestershire , UK , in 1865. Very little is known of her life. After being abandoned by the father, her family resided at the Beaumont's country house, Coleorton Hall (in Coalville, Webster County).

In 1908 she was already in London , where she wanted to start a literary career, having contacted Ada Heather-Bigg , a prominent feminist leader at the time. Interested in detective novels and subjects related to crime and criminal psychology, she visited places where murders had been committed or attended trials.

In 1923 she published his first novel, The Bungalow Mystery , which was a great success. He wrote at least twelve novels. The last of them, The Crystal Beads Murder , published after her deat
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The Abbey Court Murder (Ins...

3.55 avg rating — 330 ratings — published 1923 — 11 editions
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The Bungalow Mystery

3.49 avg rating — 204 ratings — published 1923 — 3 editions
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The Man with the Dark Beard...

3.59 avg rating — 198 ratings — published 1928 — 5 editions
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The House in Charlton Cresc...

3.84 avg rating — 195 ratings — published 1926 — 6 editions
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The Crime at Tattenham Corn...

3.83 avg rating — 138 ratings — published 1929 — 5 editions
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Who Killed Charmian Karslak...

3.80 avg rating — 156 ratings — published 1929 — 8 editions
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The Crow's Inn Tragedy (Ins...

3.80 avg rating — 128 ratings — published 1927 — 7 editions
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The Witness on the Roof

3.81 avg rating — 109 ratings — published 1925 — 2 editions
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The Secret of Greylands

3.73 avg rating — 106 ratings — published 1924 — 2 editions
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The Crystal Beads Murder (I...

3.75 avg rating — 109 ratings — published 1930 — 5 editions
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The Abbey Court Murder The House in Charlton Crescent The Crow's Inn Tragedy
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The Man with the Dark Beard The Crime at Tattenham Corner Who Killed Charmian Karslake? The Crystal Beads Murder
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“I have been too sudden. I have startled you, my sweet! But you will let me teach you to care for me?”
Annie Haynes, The Secret of Greylands

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