The Shadow (Grant)

5 books in series
4.5 out of 5 stars 124 ratings

Partners of Peril (The Shadow) Publisher's Summary

In this full-cast production of the classic pulp novel, The Shadow investigates as, one by one, the partners in a chemical company die mysterious deaths.

The plot of Partners of Peril and much of the action is almost identical to "The Case of the Chemical Syndicate", the very first Batman story in Detective Comics #27, which appeared some years later. In fact the creators of Batman acknowledged they drew their inspiration for the Caped Crusader from this classic Shadow story.

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    • Partners of Peril (The Shadow)

    • By: Maxwell Grant
    • Narrated by: Angelo Di Loreto, Kevin Pariseau, Jonathan Davis, and others
    • Length: 4 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 73
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 68
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 68

    In this full-cast production of the classic pulp novel, The Shadow investigates as, one by one, the partners in a chemical company die mysterious deaths. The plot of Partners of Peril and much of the action is almost identical to "The Case of the Chemical Syndicate", the very first Batman story in Detective Comics #27, which appeared some years later.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Original Pulpy Goodness Given a Fresh Spin!

    • By Matthew Kelley on 04-24-17

    Regular price: $14.95

    • The Shadow Unmasks

    • By: Maxwell Grant
    • Narrated by: Kevin T. Collins, Mark Boyett, Jonathan Todd Ross, and others
    • Length: 4 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18

    For the first time in his long career as a master crime-fighter, The Shadow thrusts aside his veil of mystery. Not under one of his many aliases, but in his true identity, The Shadow reveals himself. In this battle against the underworld, the unfathomable past of the man known as The Shadow is finally exposed.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • More Pulpy goodness from Audible and The Shadow

    • By Matthew Kelley on 11-06-17

    Regular price: $14.95

    • The Voodoo Master

    • By: Maxwell Grant
    • Narrated by: Richard Ferrone
    • Length: 5 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 13
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12

    The Shadow matches wits against Dr. Rodil Mocquino, the so-called Voodoo Master. Dr. Mocquino possesses a strange hypnotic power over men that causes them to do his bidding like mindless zombies. When the evil Voodoo Doctor creates an army of walking dead drones to carry out his latest vile plan, it's up to The Shadow to put an end to the black magic and the doctor himself.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • One More Great Thriller

    • By Solid Pawn on 04-09-18

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Romanoff Jewels

    • By: Maxwell Grant
    • Narrated by: Kevin T. Collins, Susannah Jones, Kevin Pariseau, and others
    • Length: 5 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9

    The Master of Darkness confronts international espionage from New York to Paris in this thrilling Shadow masterpiece novel. In The Romanoff Jewels, we also learn the real story behind the Shadow's fire opal ring, a priceless girasol that adorns the third finger of his left hand.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Another pulp Winner! The Shadow Knows!

    • By Matthew Kelley on 03-02-18

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Black Falcon

    • The Shadow
    • By: Maxwell Grant
    • Narrated by: Richard Ferrone
    • Length: 5 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5

    The Black Falcon, a mysterious master of crime, has solved the Shadow's identity by cracking one of The Shadow's clever disguise. Keeping his own identity hidden, The Black Falcon assigns an evil henchman named Terry Rukes to carry out a bold kidnapping plan and capture The Shadow. With his identity compromised, the Shadow takes flight to avoid capture and triumph against this worthy foe.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The Strange Creature of the Night

    • By Kindle Customer on 01-29-18

    Regular price: $19.95