Source text (please read only from this text!): https://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/68153Green's last published detective novel, The Step on the Stair is typical of her earlier mysteries. Quenton is in love with Orpha, and thinks their marriage has been approved by her guardian. Imagine his shock when her engagement to Edgar is announced. Jealousy rears its ugly head. But then Quenton is made aware of gossip and superstition, which may affect his position in the household.
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[*]Link to author on Wikipedia (if available): https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anna_Katharine_Green (Anna Katharine Green)
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[*]Original publication date (if known): 1923
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Genres for the project: Crime & Mystery Fiction/Detective Fiction
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Intro to recording:
Leave 0.5 to 1 second of silence at the beginning.
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