Shropshire Star Keri Trigg discusses the reprinting by Moonstone Press of the five detective novels of Dorothy Bowers (1902–48), a member of the Detection Club adept in the "fair play" mystery who died young from tuberculosis.
The books are:
• Postscript to Poison (Inspector Dan Pardoe, 1938)
• Shadows Before (Pardoe, 1939; Kirkus review)
• A Deed without a Name (Pardoe, 1940; Kirkus review)
• Fear for Miss Betony (Pardoe, 1941; Kirkus review)
• The Bells at Old Bailey (Detective Inspector Raikes, 1947. "a literate and entertaining excursion into murder"—Jack Glick, New York Times)