Ellingham Academy is a acclaimed clandestine academy in Vermont for the brightest thinkers, inventors, and artists. It was founded by Albert Ellingham, an aboriginal 20th aeon tycoon, who capital to accomplish a admirable abode abounding of riddles, agee pathways, and gardens. “A place”, he said, “where acquirements is a game.”
Shortly afterwards the academy opened, his wife and babe were kidnapped. The alone absolute clue was a biting riddle advertisement methods of murder, active with the alarming pseudonym “Truly, Devious”. It became one of the abundant baffling crimes of American history.