The Mystery of the Yellow Room Gaston Leroux - "The finest locked room tale ever written." John Dickson Carr, author of The Hollow Man.If I am the phantom, it is because man's hatred has made me so. If I am to be saved it is because your love redeems me. - Gaston Leroux, The Mystery of the Yellow RoomThe door is locked and the windows are barred--how did the attacker escape? In The Yellow Room by Gaston Leroux, a template for detective novels in the last hundred years was established. This novel is a fun mystery read that is sure to surprise and delight fans of whodunit fiction.