Tuesday, October 8, 2013

Henry Kuttner's "Music Hath Charms" (short story, detective, free)

Illustration accompanying the original publication in Startling Stories magazine of short story Music Hath Charms by Henry Kuttner. Image shows gun fight scene near end of story, before the culprit is nabbed by the cop.An ace detective solves a complex murder attempt at Sky City, a city hollowed into an asteroid. A rather colorful murder attempt: some animals escape from a zoo, a virus on a far off world to which locals are immune, a business where one partner is trying to swindle the other, ...

Fact sheet.

First published: Startling Stories, December 1943.
Read online at UNZ.
Rating: B.
Related: Stories of Henry Kuttner.