Search Escape-Suspense's books

Random books from Escape-Suspense's library

The Arabian Nights or the Book of A Thousand and One Nights by Richard F. Burton

PEARLS ARE A NUISANCE by RAYMOND CHANDLER

The Birds (Penguin Readers: Level 2 Series) by Daphne Du Maurier

THE FOOTPRINT by Morris Gouverneur

The Black Curtain by Cornell Woolrich

[Red wine] [Sound recording] by Lawrence Goldtree Blochman

Members with Escape-Suspense's books

Member connections

Friends: mc1968

RSS feeds

Recently-added books

Escape-Suspense's reviews

Reviews of Escape-Suspense's books, not including Escape-Suspense's

Site design selection

Use the new design

Use the old design

The old design is no longer fully supported nor does it get full attention when we roll out new features. We strongly recommend using the new design.

 

Member: Escape-Suspense

CollectionsYour library (115)

ReviewsNone

TagsNone

Cloudsauthor cloud, tag mirror

About meEscape and Suspense! Vintage Radio

Escape and Suspense! is a blog devoted to the enjoyment and study of the long-running CBS radio series Suspense and its sister series, Escape. The purpose of our blog is to help the internet generation discover and explore great story-telling through mid-Twentieth century American radio.

Suspense ran on CBS Radio between 1942 and 1962, and specialized in mysteries, horror, and radio noir. (Suspense was also turned into a television show that aired on CBS between 1949 and 1954. Many of these episodes are now available on DVD.)
Escape ran on CBS Radio between 1947 and 1954, and focused on dangerous adventure, science fiction, and classic short stories. (Escape is still considered to have been the best adventure series from the "Golden Age of Radio.")

Both series helped pave the way for television anthologies such as The Twilight Zone and Alfred Hitchcock Presents.

About my librarySuspense adapted a number of works from Cornell Woolrich and other prominent writers of mystery, noir, and adventure. Escape based most of their episodes on classic short stories and novels.
Our library catalog lists the original works that were adapted for radio by Suspense and/or Escape. On our blog, we examine episodes one by one, and as we do, more books will be added to our library.

GroupsHardboiled / Noir Crime Fiction

Favorite authorsRay Bradbury, Edgar Allan Poe, John Russell, Robert Louis Stevenson, H. G. Wells, Cornell Woolrich (Shared favorites)

Homepagehttp://www.escape-suspense.com

Also onFacebook, Twitter

Real nameChristine Miller

LocationSan Francisco

Account typepublic, lifetime

URLs /profile/Escape-Suspense (profile)
/catalog/Escape-Suspense (library)

Member sinceAug 24, 2009

Help/FAQs | About | Privacy/Terms | Blog | Contact | APIs | WikiThing | Common Knowledge | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | 92,730,193 books! | Top bar: Always visible