Enoch Arnold Bennett (always known as Arnold Bennett) was one of the most remarkable literary figures of his time, a product of the English Potteries that he made famous as the Five Towns. Yet he could hardly wait to escape his home town, and he did so by the sheer force of his ambition to succeed as an author. In his time he turned his hand to every kind of writing, but he will be remembered for such novels as The Old Wives' Tale, the Clayhanger trilogy (Clayhanger, Hilda Lessways, and These Twain), and The Card. «Murder!» is one of the famous works by Enoch Arnold Bennett. The engrossing story describes the situation which gets out of hand! The main character is Lomax Harder. When he accompanies John Franting to Gontle’s, purveyor of fine firearms, he finds himself in possession of a gun... What for? The all-consuming story plunges the readers into the mysterious and incomprehensible atmosphere because of the twist endings!