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The Man Who Didn't Fly

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Country  UK
Pages  190
Author  Margot Bennett
Genre  Thriller
Language  English
ISBN  074 5186246
Page count  190
Published  1955
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The Man Who Didn't Fly is a novel by the Scottish author Margot Bennett. It was published originally in 1955.



A private plane crashes, killing both of its passengers. Yet, whilst investigating, the police come to suspect that a third passenger never boarded the plane and orchestrated the crash as a means of faking his own death.

TV Adaptation

Kraft Theatre adapted the novel as an hour-long TV episode in 1958. The episode (whose principal cast included a young William Shatner) aired at 9pm on Wednesday 16 July. The screenplay was written by Bennett herself.


The novel is no longer in print. It was last issued in 1993.


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