Dick Donovan is a pen name of James Edward Preston Muddock (28 May 1843 – 23 January 1934), also known as Joyce Emmerson Preston Muddock. He was a British journalist and horror and mystery fiction writer. Between 1889 and 1922 he published nearly 300 mystery stories and was popular as Arthur Conan Doyle. “The Problem of Dead Wood Hall” will make you fill astonished. The story of murder would tell by Dick Donovan, the Glasgow Detective. Maybe he didn't show you amazing deduction and logic, but will be absolutely sure, you will enjoy reading this story!