Crime Fiction IV: A Comprehensive Bibliography 1749-2000
by Allen J. Hubin


Addenda to the Revised Edition.

                                 PART 8:                                                                                      Return to the Main Page.


ABBOT, FRANCIS. (Adding the setting of the 1982 novel in CFIV.)
    Dan Sanda. [Africa]

ABEL, DOROTHY (LEIGH). Author of a dozen novels, mostly romances; living in Louisville, Kentucky. (Adding biographical details for the author of the 1995 novel “The Body in the Red Velvet Robe” in CFIV.)

ABLOW, KEITH R(USSELL). Ref: CA. (Adding a reference citation for the author of two 1990s novels in CFIV.)

ABRAHAMS, PETER (HENRY) [PETER HENRY ABRAHAMS DERAS]. 1919-2017. Died in Saint Andrew Parish, Jamaica. (Adding the death date and place for the author of the 1965 novel “A Night of Their Own” in CFIV.)

ABT, DIETER (P.). 1951-    . (Adding the birth year of the author of the 1997 novel “Funeral on Ice” in CFIV.)

ABUBAKAR, GIMBA. Correct to: GIMBA, ABUBAKAR. 1952-2015. Born in Nasarawa, Nigeria, died in Minna, Nigeria. (Correcting the author’s name and adding dates and biographical details for the author of the 1987 novel in CFIV, as well as the setting of the novel.)
    Witnesses to Tears, [Nigeria]

ABUNUWARA, EHAB. Born to a Greek Orthodox Christian Israeli-Arab family in Nazareth, Israel; has a graduate degree in psychology from Haifa University in Israel and a Ph.D. from Brigham Young University in Utah; living in El Paso, Texas. (Adding biographical details for the author of the 1995 novel “Days of the Messiah” in CFIV.)

ACKER, GORDON J. Born in Michigan and raised in Florida; served as an Information Officer in the Air Force; had a career in television broadcasting, producing award winning programs; retired to Florida. (Adding biographical details for the author of the 1992 novel “Pawns” in CFIV.)

ACKERMANN, LOURENS. (Correcting the spelling of the last name of the author and of the series character, and adding a title.)
    Mandla Maseko, P.I.: The Africa’s Cup. SC: Mandla Maseko
    Mandla Maseko, P.I.: The Gun Smugglers. Johannesburg, South Africa: Sached, 1996 SC: Mandla Mesko

ACKLAND, TOM. Lawyer, former diplomat, and speech writer who has lived and worked in London and several European capitals..No sign of him with the reported birth year of 1955 can be found in biographical resources. (Adding a note regarding the author of the 1996 novel “The Disobedient Servant” in CFIV.)
 
ACOTT, J. H. (Adding a further title for the author of the ca.1944 novel “The Rawdon Murder Case” in CFIV.)
    -The Tower of Purity. Thacker (Bombay), 1943

ACTON, RICHARD (LYON DALBERG). 1941-2010. (Adding the dates for a co-author of the 1999 round-robin book “16,000 Suspects” in CFIV.)

ADAIR, DICK. (Adding further titles for the author of two titles in CFIV.)
    Death by Short Wave, A G-Man Story. Saalfield, 1938
    Denny, the Ace Detective, A G-Man Story. Saalfield, 1938
    
ADAM, EVELYN. 1941-2005. Born Evelyn Skitzki in Richmond, Virginia; married James A. Adam ca.1962; graduate in mathematics from the University of Massachusetts in Lowell; day trader in the finance industry; died in Bolton, Massachusetts. (Adding the death date and biographical details for the author of the 1987 novel “Fatal Replay” in CFIV under the pseudonym Dylan Meave.)

ADAM, PAUL. Ref: CA. (Adding a reference citation for the author of five novels in CFIV.)

ADAMS, GERALD (DRAYSON). Combine with Gerald Drayston Adams entry. (Combining the entry for the 1941 novel, “This Is Murder,” co-authored with Cortland Fitzsimmons, with the entry for the 1975 novel “Without Mercy.”)

ADAMS, GERALD DRAYSON. Born in Winnipeg, Canada; educated at Oxford University in England; businessman and literary agent turned screenwriter; died in Las Cruces, New Mexico.

ADAMS, IAN. (Adding a TV version of a 1999 novel in CFIV.)
    Agent of Influence. TV movie: Agent Productions, 2002 (scw: Ian Adams, Riley Adams; dir: Michel Poulette)

ADAMS, JANE (ANNA). Ref: CA. (Adding the corrected middle name and a reference citation for the author of six novels in CFIV.)

ADAMS, NATHAN M(ILLER). 1934-2016. Died in Ennis, Montana. (Adding the death date and place for the author of the 1967 novel “The Fifth Horseman” in CFIV.)

ADAMS, O. L. (Adding the setting of the 1899 novel in CFIV.)
    The Detective’s Clew; or, The Tragedy of Elm Grove. [New England]

ADAMS, STEPHEN P. (Adding a series character for the 1993 novel in CFIV.)
    October Holiday. SC: Neal McBride

ADARE, ALLEN. Pseudonym. (Identifying the byline of the 1924 novel “-The Surgeon Jockey” in CFIV.)

AD ASTRA. Pseudonym. (Identifying the byline of the 1942 novel “The Greek Street Mystery” in CFIV.)

ADDERLEY, ALYS. Pseudonym. (Identifying the byline of the 1936 novel “In Dread of the Law” in CFIV.)

ADDISON, A. D. (Adding information about the 1996 novel in CFIV.)
    Motive and Opportunity. Note: May never have been published, as no copies are available in British libraries.

ADDLEMAN, D(AVID) R(AY). Author of over 120 short stories and eight novels; latterly living in Anthem, Arizona. (Adding biographical details for the author of the 1977 novel “A Contract on Stone” in CFIV.)

ADEBOMI, SUNDAY D. 1963-   . (Adding the birth year of the author of the 1982 novel “Symphony of Destruction” in CFIV.)

ADICKS, RICHARD (R., JR). 1932-2015. Born in Lake City, Florida; earned degrees from the University of Florida and a Ph.D. at Tulane University; taught for many years at the University of Central Florida, retiring in 1999; died in Oviedo, Florida. (Adding the death date and biographical details for the author of the 1989 novel “A Court of Owls” in CFIV.)

ADKINS, CLEO (A.?). 1914(?)-1999(?). (Adding possible dates for the author of the 1955 novel “The Case of the Ebony Queen” in CFIV.)

ADLER, ELIZABETH. 1947-    . (Adding the birth year of the author of numerous novels in CFIV.)

ADLER, HAROLD (ERNEST). Served four years in the U.S. Navy; has undergraduate and master’s degrees (economics) from the University of North Texas; living in Texas. (Adding biographical details for the author of the 2000 novel “Alone on Watch” in CFIV.)
 
ADLER, MARION. Lyricist, actress and singer. (Adding biographical details for the co-author with Craig Bohmler of the 1993 play ”Gunmetal Blues” in CFIV.)

ADLER, WILLIAM A(NTHONY). 1901-1969. Born and educated in Chicago; a postal worker. (Adding the middle name, biographical details and dates for the author of the 1949 novel “Some Rain Must Fall” in CFIV.)

ADRIAN, FRANCES. Madeleine (Angela Cahill) Polland, 1918-2005. (Adding the death date for the author of the 1977 novel “Double Shadow” in CFIV under the pseudonym.)

AESCULAPIUS. (Adding the setting of the 1901 novel in CFIV.)
    The Magnetism of Sin. [London, England]

AFGHAN. William John Jones, 1875-1953. (Adding the dates for the author of three 1920s titles in CFIV under the pseudonym.)

AGI, TADASHI. Delete. (Not the real name of pseudonym Siemaru Amagi.)        

AIKEN, GINNY. Pseudonym of Grisel R. Anikienko, 1955-    . (Correcting the real name and birth date of the author of the 2000 novel “Magnolia” in CFIV.)

AIKEN, RALPH (PRINGLE). 1892-1970. (Adding the middle name and dates for the author of the 1934 novel “The Ghost Hunters” in CFIV.)
                
AINSCOUGH, JAMES. 1861-1944. Born in Ashton, Lancashire, England; died in Manchester. (Correcting the name–deleting the middle name–and adding dates of the author of two 1890s novels in CFIV under the pseudonym Rivington Pyke.)

AINSWORTH, CYRUS. (Adding the setting of the 1908 novel in CIFV.)
    The Disappearance of Nicholson. [England]

AINSWORTH, PATRICIA. Patricia Nina Bigg, 1932-2015. (Adding the death date for the author of two 1971 novels in CFIV under the pseudonym.)

ALBANESE, JOE [JOSEPH CHARLES ALBANESE]. (Adding series characters for the 2000 novel in CFIV.)
    Mystery Without Any Clues. SC: Jeremy Baker and Sheraton Rogers, also in subsequent novels

ALBERS, HARRY R(OBERT). Has dgrees in physics from the University of Pittsburgh and Cornell University; living in La Mesa, California. (Adding biographical details for the author of the 2000 novel “Murder at Lake Tomahawk” in CFIV.)

ALBERT, JAMES. Pseudonym of James Albert Engstrom, 1937-2003. (Adding the real name and dates for the author of two 2000 novels in CFIV.)

ALBERT, MARY (JEMIMA). 1830-1902. Born in Hounslow, England; died in Wycombe. (Adding the middle name, dates and biographical details for the author of the 1893 novel “-A Hidden Terror” in CFIV.)

ALCORN, ALFRED. (Adding a series character for the 1997 novel in CFIV.)
    Murder in the Museum of Man. SC: Norman de Ratour, also in subsequent novels

ALDRICH, FREDERICK. Educated at Kansas University, Palace of Fine Art in Mexico City, and University of Costa Rica; spent 17 years importing art and curios from the Far East, living in Perry, Kansas. (Adding biographical details for the author of the 1999 novel “Absolute Zero” in CFIV.)

ALDRIDGE, (HAROLD EDWARD) JAMES. 1918-2015. Died in London, England. (Adding the death date and place for the author of seven titles in CFIV.)

ALDYNE, NATHAN. Dennis (W.) Schuetz, 1946-1989. (Correcting the dates for the co-author with Michael McDowell of four novels in CFIV under the joint pseudonym.)
 
ALEXANDER, DAVID. Not the pseudonym of David Grace: move entry to that shown as pseudonym of Lawrence Herskovits. (Correcting the byline identification for the author of the 1997 novelization “Switchback” in CFIV.)

ALEXANDER, JOAN. Joan Gertrude Alexander Gregson Wetherell-Pepper Carnwath, 1915-2014. Her CA entry has her birth five years off and missed her third marriage (to Andrew H. Carnwath) in 1973 and her death date. (Adding the full married names and death date of the author of the 1974 novel “One Sunny Day” in CFIV.)

ALEXANDER, L(OUIS) C(HARLES). ca.1839-1913. Accountant and banker; founder of the Royal Historical Society. (Adding the dates and biographical details for the author of the 1902 collection “The Book of Ballynoggin” in CFIV.)

ALEXANDER, MARC (ELWARD). (Correcting the middle name of the author of novels in CFIV under the pseudonyms Marcus Aylward and Mark Ronson.)

ALEXANDER, MARSHA. 1940-2005. Born Marsha Pearl Durchin in New York City; married Al Alexander in 1957 and Robert Paul Bourns in 1968 (he died in 1969 and she reverted to Alexander); died in Kingman, Arizona. (Adding the death date and biographical details for the author of four 1970s novels in CFIV.)

ALEXANDER, ROSS. 1920(?)-1976(?). (Adding possible dates for the author of the 1948 novel “The Mark of Fear” in CFIV.)

ALEXANDRIA, VINCENT (RAY). Born and raised in Kansas City, Missouri; actor, producer, composer, screenwriter and musician; living in Houston, Texas. (Adding biographical details for the author of two novels in CFIV.)

ALFONSI, ALICE (M.). Ref: CA. (Adding a reference citation and title correction for the author of a 1997 novel in CFIV.)
    -Eternal Vows. (title correction)

ALLAN, A. W. (Correcting the title of the 1910 novel in CFIV.)
    “-Devil’s Dive: A Tale of Four Bad’uns.

ALLAN, (CHARLES?) OSWALD. ca.1847(?)-1893(?). (Adding the possible first name and dates for the author of three titles in CFIV.)

ALLAN, VICKY. 1972-    . Veterinarian who studied at Cambridge and has a master’s degree in Art History from the Courtauld Institute; journalist in Edinburgh.  (Adding the birth date and biographical details for the author of the 2000 novel “Stray” in CFIV.)

ALLEN, CHARLES. (Adding the setting of the 1896 novel in CFIV.)
    Papier Mache. [England] (Correction: both editions are titled thus.)
 
ALLEN, GERTRUDE M. (Adding a note about the 1934 novel in CFIV.)
    House of Dark Secrets. Note: This book was announced, but no trace of an actual copy can now be found.

ALLEN, GLEN. (Adding settings for 1951 novels in CFIV.)
    Ace Squadron. [airplane]
    Night Raiders. [airplane]
    Operation Jet. [airplane]

ALLEN, JOHN. Pseudonym: James E. Lawrence, q.v. Born in England; raised and educated in South Africa; living in France. (Adding a pseudonym and biographical details for the author of the 2000 novel “Fatcat’s Cross” in CFIV.)

AMAGI, SEIMARU. Pseudonym of Shin Kibayashi, 1952-    . (Correcting the real name of the author of the 1996 collection “The New Kindaichi Files” in CFIV.)

ANDERSON, DANA M. 1955-2011. (Adding corrected dates for the author of 12 novels in CFIV under the pseudonym Laura Pender.)

ANDREOPOULOS, SPYROS (GEORGE). 1929-2015. Died in Menlo Park, California. (Adding the death date and place for the co-author with Eugene Dong of the 1978 novel “Heart Beat” in CFIV.)    

ANDREWS, MICHAEL (LAURENCE ALFORD). (Adding the full name of the author of the 1972 novel “Caracol Reef” in CFIV.)

ANIKIENKO, GINNY R. Delete. (Deleting the wrongly identified real name of the author of the 2000 novel “Magnolia” under the pseudonym Ginny Aiken.)

ANIKIENKO, GRISEL R. 1955-    . (Adding the real name and birth date of the author of the 2000 novel “Magnolia” in CFIV under the pseudonym.)

BAILEY, HILARY. 1936-2017. Born in Bromley, Kent, England; died in London. (Adding the death date and place for the author of three titles in CFIV.)

BARKER, (ANTHONY) JOSEPH. Born in Brentford, Middlesex, England; mercantile merchant working in Singapore in the 1970s. (Adding biographical details for the author of the 1979 novel “Fourth at Junction” in CFIV.).

BARRIS, CHUCK [CHARLES HIRSCH BARRIS]. 1929-2017. Died in Palisades, New York. (Adding the death date and place for the author of the 1984 title “Confessions of a Dangerous Mind” in CFIV.)   

BARRY, M(ICHAEL) L(OUIS). ca.1848-1899. Born in Ireland; died in Bournemouth, Hampshire, England. (Adding a new entry, not in CFIV.)
    Hard Realities. Maxwell, 1884 ss [London]

BENNETT, JANICE. 1952-     . Combine with the other Janice Bennett entry, eliminating the middle initial M. and deleting reference to Elaine Witton. (Correcting the Janice Bennett entries in CFIV.).

BIGG, PATRICIA NINA. 1932-2015. Died in Australia. (Adding the death date and place for the author of two 1971 novels in CFIV under the pseudonym Patricia Ainsworth.)

BLACK, HILLEL. 1929-2016. Publisher and editor with numerous firms. (Adding the death date for the author of three ca.1960 novels in CFIV under the pseudonym John B. Ethan.)

BLATTY, WILLIAM PETER. 1928-2017. Died in Bethesda, Maryland. (Adding the death date and place for the author of two novels in CFIV.)

BOURNS, MARSHA. This was briefly the married name of Marsha Alexander, 1940-2005, q.v.
 
BRESLIN, JIMMY [JAMES EARLE BRESLIN]. 1928-2017. Died in Manhattan, New York City. (Adding the death date and place for the author of several novels in CFIV.)

BRYANT, EDWARD (WINSLOW, JR.). 1945-2017. Died in Denver, Colorado. (Adding the death date and place for the author of the 1992 collection “Darker Passions” in CFIV.)

CASTLE, JOHN. John William Garrod, 1911-1998. (Adding the death date for the co-author with Ronald Charles Payne of two novels in CFIV under the joint pseudonym.)

CHUNOVIC, LOUIS (B). Journalist covering the medical industry; living in New Jersey. (Adding biographical details for the author of three novels in CFIV under the pseudonym Benjamin Wolff and one under the pseudonym Charles Heath.)

CLARK, PATRICIA DENISE ROBINS. 1921-2016. Pseudonym: Patricia Robins, q.v. Died in Kent, England. (Adding another byline and the death date and place for the author of numerous titles in CFIV under the pseudonym Claire Lorrimer.)

COLLINS, NORMAN (RICHARD). (Adding a novel for the author of three titles in CFIV.)
    The Blazing Land; see Flames Coming Out of the Top
    -Flames Coming Out of the Top. Gollancz, 1937. U.S. title: The Blazing Land. Bantam pb, 1950 [Peru]

COOPER, M(AE) K(LEIN). 1914-2003. Born May E. Klein; married David Cooper by 1932; then married actor Jack Bittner; died in Ohio as Mae Cooper Bittner. (Adding the death date and biographical details for the author of two novels in CFIV.)
 
COWAN, LEONARD G. 1904-1966. Pseudonym: W. L. Gibson-Cowan, q.v. (Adding the real name of the author of the 1927 collection “Fantoccini” in CFIV under the pseudonym.)

CRESSWELL, HENRY. (Adding a title for the author of the 1897 novel “Without Issue” in CFIV.)
    A Precious Scamp. Hutchinson, 1894
 
CRONLEY, JAY. 1943-2017. Died in Tulsa, Oklahoma. (Adding the death date and place for the author of three novels in CFIV, and a movie version of one of them.)
    Cheap Shot. Film: Frances 2 Cinema, 2004, as “Nos Amis Les Flics” (scw: Laurent Chalumeau, Mathieu Fablani, Bob Swaim; dir: Swaim)

CROWDER, KEN. Paul Joseph Lederer, 1944-2016. (Adding the death date for the author of three novels in CFIV under the pseudonym.)
 
DAVENANT, PHILIP. Pseudonym, possibly that of a woman writer. (Adding a new byline, not in CFIV.).
    -Cicely Vaughan. Long, 1899

DELANEY, FRANK [FRANCIS JAMES JOSEPH DELANEY]. 1942-2017. Died in Kent, Connecticut. (Adding the death date and place for the author of three 1990s novels in CFIV.)

DEXTER, (NORMAN) COLIN. 1930-2017. Died in Oxford, England. (Adding the death date and place for the author of numerous titles in CFIV.)

DINGWALL, PETER. Robin Forsyth, 1879-1937. (Deleting the question mark on the death date of the author of the 1934 novel “The Poison Duel” in CFIV under the pseudonym.)

DOUGLAS, LAUREN WRIGHT. Pseudonym: Linda J. Wright, q.v. (Adding a pseudonym for the author of numerous titles in CFIV.)

DOVELL, MICHAEL. Michael Josef Yaeger, 1941-2016. (Adding the middle name and death date for the author of the 1995 novel “The Dahlia Connection” in CFIV under the pseudonym.)

DUNCAN, ACTEA CAROLYN YOUNG. (Correcting the real name of the author of four novels in CFIV under the pseudonym Carolyn Thomas.)

EMECHETA, (FLORENCE ONYEBUCHI) “BUCHI”. 1944-2017. Died in London, England. (Adding the death date and place for the author of two 1980s novels in CFIV.)

ENGSTROM, JAMES ALBERT. 1937-2003. Born in Butte, Montana; earned a bachelor’s degree in engineering at Montana School of Mines and a law degree from Golden Gate University in San Francisco; worked as a logger, miner, construction worker and country lawyer; died in Sequim, Washington. (Adding the real name, dates and biographical details for the author of two novels in CFIV under the pseudonym James Albert.)

ESSEX, JOHN RIDGWELL. Pseudonym of Thomas Jobling Tonkin, 1870-1943; physician and surgeon born in London, England; educated in medicine in Edinburgh; died in Fulham, London. (Adding the real name of the co-author with Mary Gaunt for three novels in CFIV.)

ETHAN, JOHN B.  Hillel Black, 1929-2016. (Adding the death date for the author of three ca.1960 novels in CFIV under the pseudonym.)

EVANS, KATHLEEN “KAY” BRIDGET TREACY. Married Geoffrey Snelling in 1951 before Stuart Evans in 1960; born and died in Grimsby, Lincolnshire, England. (Adding further biographical details for the co-author with Stuart Evans of three novels in CFIV under the joint pseudonym Hugh Tracy.)

EVANS, PETER. 1926-2014. (Correcting the wrong birth year given in New Addenda Part 2, for the author of the 1976 novel “Megadeath” in CFIV.)

EVANS, VELNA ADAMS.  Born Velna Genevieve Adams in New Hampshire in 1920; married Reginald Earle Fiske in 1944 and after his death married Robert John Evans, q.v.; graduate of Bates College in Lewiston, Maine; living in Bedford, Texas. (Adding biographical details for the co-author with husband Bob Evans of the 2000 novel “Secrets of Beau Rivage” in CFIV.)

EYRE, ARCHIBALD. Pseudonym of John Hartley Manners, 1870-1928. Born in London; died in New York City. (Adding the real name of the author of two 1900s novels in CFIV under the pseudonym.)
        
EYRE, KATE. 1858-1937(?). Born in Islington, England; may have died in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire. (Adding the dates and biographical details for the author of the 1888 novel ”A Step in the Dark” and the setting of the novel.)
    A Step in the Dark. [England]

EYRE, JOHN R(ICHARD). 1858-1925. Born in Fasmary, Ireland; in England by 1898 when he married; died in Richmond, Surrey. (Adding the middle name, dates and biographical details for the author of the 1908 novel “Condemned to Death” in CFIV.)
 
FAIRBAIRN, HUGH. Delete entry. (The 1907 novel in CFIV, “The Meeting of the Waters,” is not criminous.)

FAIRBANKS, CASSIE [CATHERINE FAIRBANKS]. 1820-1903. A poet, born in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, who spent her entire life in that Canadian province. (Adding the dates and biographical details for the author of the 1859 novel in verse “The Lone House” in CFIV.)

FALCON, NORA A(MELIA). 1873-1935. Died in South Africa. (Adding the death date and place for the author of the ca.1934 collection “Blood Rats and other experiences” in CFIV.)

FARMER, LUCY. Pseudonym of a prolific writer of stories for adults and children. (Identifying the byline for the 1890 collection “The Chronicles of Cardewe Manor” in CFIV.)

FAULKNER, GEORGE H(OWARD). 1903-1957. (Adding the middle name and dates for the author of the 1929 play “Three Friends” in CFIV.)

FEMLING, JEAN (ELIZABETH). Born in Minnesota; married and then divorced William Riss in 1973; married Marcel Mathevet in 1974 in Orange, California; living in Sonoma, California. (Adding biographical details for the author of three novels in CFIV.)

FENN, LOUIS ANDERSON. 1889-1964. (Adding the death date for the author of the 1936 novel “The Killing-Bottle Murder” in CFIV.)

FENTON, JESSIE. 1894-1979. Born Jessie M. Chase in Salt Lake City, Utah; came to California by 1901; married Norman E. Feinberg in 1921; surname became Fenton by 1923; died in Monterey, California.  (Correcting the death date and adding biographical details for the author of the 1937 novel “Down the Dark Street” in CFIV.)

FITZ-GRAEME, CHARLES. (Adding the publication date of the undated collection in CFIV.)
    The Eccentricities of Capt. Tinker, R.N. Western Morning News, 1908

FITZGERALD, (REV.) T(HOMAS) A. 1862-1921. Died in Sydney, Australia. (Adding the death date and place for the author of two 1910s collections in CFIV.)

FLETCHER, AARON. 1934-   . Born in Kentucky; living in California. (Adding the birth date and biographical details for the author of numerous titles in CFIV under this name and house names Nicholas Brady and Frank Scarpetta.)

FLINN, VIOLENT M(AUD). 1868-1926. (Deleting the question marks on dates and middle name of the author of the 1907 novel “The Mystery of the Black Pit” in CFIV under Anonymous.)

FLOWER, DEREK ADIE. He is English though born in Geneva, Switzerland, and brought up in Alexandria, Egypt; studied at Malvern College and Oxford University; operated a property company in London specializing in overseas developments; living in Rome, Italy. (Adding biographical details for the author of the 1999 novel “Beyond the White Walls” in CFIV.)
 
FLUKE, JOANNE. (Adding a TV movie version of the 2000 novel in CFIV.)
    The Chocolate Chip Cookie Murder. TV movie: Hallmark, 2015, as Murder She Baked: A Chocolate Chip Cookie Mystery (scw: Donald Martin; dir: Mark Jean)

FOGERTY, J. (Adding a further title for the author of two novels in CFIV.)
    A Hunted Life. Hutchinson, 1894

FOLINO, JOE [JOSEPH JAMES FOLINO, JR.]. 1927-2015. Born in Ambridge, Pennsylvania; served in the U.S. Navy during WWII and Korea; came to California in 1956 to work in the aerospace industry; owner of a restaurant for 11 years; died in Turlock, California. (Adding the death date and biographical details for the author of two 1999 novels in CFIV.)

FORAN, PHIL(IP JEROME). (Adding the middle name for the co-author with Robert J. McLaughlin of the 1975 novel “Nothing to Report” in CFIV.)

FORBES, LESLIE. 1953-2016. Died in London, England. (Adding the death date and place for the author of two novels in CFIV.)

FORREST, GEORGE F(ITZGEORGE). 1881-1923. Born in Devon, England; died in Essex; a civil servant; lived for a time in Ceylon. (Adding dates, biographical details, and further information about the two titles in CFIV.)
    The Adventure of the Diamond Necklace. Note: This was a separate publication of a story from the much earlier (1905) collection “Misfits: A Book of Parodies.”

FORSE, HARRY D(ONALD, JR). Operator of a kindergarten with his wife in Anderson, Indiana, where he has lived for many years; avid golfer. (Adding the middle name and biographical details for the author of two novels in CFIV.)

FORSYTH, PHIL. Possibly this author was Philis Frederica Forsyth, 1887-1932, based on her authorship of other works. (Adding a possible full name and dates for the author of the 1927 novel “The Man Who Feared” in CFIV.)

FORSYTH, ROBIN. 1879-1937. Died in Hartest, Suffolk; death registered as Robert Forsyth. (Deleting the question mark on the death date and adding the place of death for the author of numerous novels in CFIV.)

FOSTER, EMILY. (Adding a new author not in CFIV.)
    -Greystone Abbey. Wyman, 1882

FOSTER, JOHN. 1867-1946. He was the Sheriff Clerk of Morayshire, Scotland, for 38 years; died in Elgin, Moray. (Adding biographical details and the death date for the author of the 1919 novel “The Searchers” in CFIV.)

FOWLER, MABEL E. Possibly this author was Edith Elizabeth Mabel Fowler, 1861-1934, based on matches of where she was living with newspaper reports and the settings of her books. (Adding a possible full name and dates for the author of the 1921 novel “A Bright Green Snake” in CFIV.)

FRAMPTON, RAY W. 1909(?)-1986(?). (Adding better possible dates for the author of two 1930s plays in CFIV, based on his sometime residence in Ohio where the plays were published.)

FRANK, (DR.) WALTER I(VANHOE). 1894-196l. Born in Eureka, Utah; died in Vallejo, California; a dentist. (Correcting the dates and adding biographical details for the author of two 1956 novels in CFIV.)

FRANKLIN, GORDON. 1887-1969. Born Northamptonshire, England; naval paymaster and lieutenant commander; died in Bournemouth. (Adding dates and biographical details for the author of the 1923 novel “Smouldering Fire” in CFIV.)

FRANZ. (Adding the setting of the 1879 novel in CFIV.)
    The Felthams; or, Contrasts in Crime. [England]
    
FRASER, T. A. Byline of Thomas Fraser, ca.1848-1929. Was in the granite crushing business, and served on town and county councils; died in Galloway, Scotland. (Adding the dates and biographical details for the author of the 1923 collection “The Eye of Jinas and other stories” in CFIV.)

FRASER, THOMAS. ca.1848-1929. See: T. A. Fraser.

FREEDMAN, RALPH (WILLIAM BERNARD). 1920-2016. Died in Decatur, Georgia. (Adding the death date and place for the author of the 1948 novel “Divided” in CFIV.)

FRENCH, H(ENRY) W(ILLARD). 1854-1915. (Adding the death date for the author of the 1880 novel “Castle Foam; or, The Heir of Meershaum” in CFIV; note that one usually reliable source gives his birth as 1853 in Hartford, Connecticut.)
 
FRIEDLANDER, PETER (HORACE). 1920-1995. Born in London, England; a doctor; died in North Walsham, Norfolk. (Adding corrected dates and biographical details for the author of two 1970s novels in CFIV.)

FROUD, PETER. Pseudonym of Louis (Froud) Quinain, 1915-2003, q.v. (Correcting the identification of the byline for the 1947 collection “Used in Evidence” in CFIV under the pseudonym.)

FULLAM, S(TEPHEN) W(ATSON). 1818-1872. (Deleting the question mark from the birth date of the author of the 1865 title “-For Love or Money” in CFIV.)

FURNELL, JOHN (WILLIAM). 1905-1984. Born and died in Cambridgshire, England. (Correcting the byline–not a pseudonym–for the author of two 1950s novels in CFIV, and adding dates and biographical details.)

GAHAGAN, MARGUERITE. (Adding the approximate publication date of the novel in CFIV.)
    Murder in Paradise. Australia: Ayes, ca.1946

GAINES, COLIN. Note: The 1922 birth year given in CFIV comes from the British national catalogue, but no such birth can be found, so the author might be Clarence Bolton Colin York Gaines, born 1922 and apparently still alive. (Adding information about the author of the 1990 novel “Ashdown Summer” in CFIV.)

GALLANT, GLADYS (SELVERNE). 1918-1965. Born Gladys Selverne in New Jersey; married Finke, Solworth and finally Gallant. (Correcting the birth year and adding biographical details for the author of the posthumously published 1978 novel “Living Image” in CFIV.)

GALTON, (LAURA) GWENDOLEN DOUGLAS. 1859-1949. Born in St. George Hanover Square, England; married Frederick R. T. Trench-Gascoigne in 1892; died in Barkston Ash, Yorkshire. (Correcting the byline–not a pseudonym–and adding biographical details for the author of the 1891 novel “-La Fenton” in CFIV.)
 
GARDINER, MRS. ANNIE. 1870-1954. Born Annie Taylor in England; went to Australia with her parents in 1883; married Charles Gardiner in 1896; lived for many years in Five Dock, New South Wales, where she died. (Adding the dates and biographical details for the author of the 1940 novel ”The Scarlet Swirl” in CFIV under the pseudonym Mythrilla.)

GARDINER, BECKY. Born Rebekah McCormick McLean in 1886 in New York, married John Gardiner who died in 1936, then Scottish solicitor Thomas Haining GiIlespie in 1949; he died in Edinburgh in 1967; her death not traced. (Adding further biographical details for the co-author with Barbara Chambers of the 1921 film novelization “New York” in CFIV.)

GARDNER, JAMES. 1860-1934. Born in a U.S. Army Post; raised in Augusta, Georgia; lived in Memphis, Tennessee, from 1882 until his death; bookkeeper/accountant. (Adding the dates and biographical details for the author of the 1915 novel “The Strange Case of Pauline Wilton” in CFIV.)
 
GARRITY, JOSEPH V. 1932-    . Pseudonym: Tony Geraghty, q.v. (Adding the real name of the author of the 1985 novel “Free Fall” in CFIV under the pseudonym.)

GARROD, JOHN WILLIAM. 1922-1998. Died in Milton Keynes, England. (Adding the death date and place for the co-author with Ronald Charles Payne of two novels in CFIV under the joint pseudonym John Castle.)

GASNER, BEVERLEY.  Born Beverley Benenson in New York; married house builder Allan Harold Gasner in 1951 (died in 2002); latterly living in Manhattan. (Adding biographical details for the author of the 1990 novel “The Girls at Lighthouse Point” in CFIV.)
 
GAUNT, MARY. (Adding a series character in two novels in CFIV.)
    -The Arm of the Leopard. SC: Dr. James Craven
    -The Silent Ones. SC: Dr. James Craven
    
GAYET, CAROLINE. Pseudonym of Yvonne Lapraye Isorni, 1911-    . No death date found; she was at least alive after the death of her husband, attorney Jacques Isorni, in 1995. (Adding the real name, birth year, and biographical details for the author of ten translated novels in CFIV under the pseudonym.)
 
GENTLE, (ARTHUR) LIONEL. Born in Kyogle, New South Wales, Australia; died in Sydney. (Adding the places of birth and death for the author of two titles in CFIV, whose 1913-1998 dates were given in New Addenda Part 1.)
 
GEORGE, GERTRUDE M(ARGARETTA). 1845-1926. Born in Surrey, England; married William George Spurrell in 1886; died as Gertrude Spurrell in Pembroke, Pembrokeshire. (Adding the dates and biographical details for the author of the 1884 novel “-The Valley of Sarek” in CFIV.)

GERAGHTY, TONY. Pseudonym of Joseph V. Garrity, 1932-    . (Adding the real name and birth year of the author of the 1985 novel “Free Fall” in CFIV.)

GIBLIN, JOHN J(OSEPH). 1892-1946. (Correcting the dates for the author of the 1944 title “Private Detective” in CFIV, and correcting its publication details.)
    Private Detective. Providence, R.I.: Oxford Press, 1944 (Published to celebrate 50 years of Colbert’s Detective Agency of Providence.)

GIBSON, H(ARRY) N(ORMAN). 1888-1969. Born in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Northumberland, England; died in Bradford, Yorkshire; a clergyman. (Deleting the question marks on dates in New Addenda #2 and adding biographical details for the co-author, with Freda N. Kelsall, of the 1965 novel “Double Trouble” in CFIV.)

GIBSON-COWAN, W. L. Pseudonym of Leonard G. Cowan, 1904-1966. His birth last name was Cohen, then became Cowen, then Cowan or Cowan-Gibson; born in Guildford, England; at various time was an actor, author, playwright, theatre producer, journalist and hotel owner; deleting the name Frank Willmer. (Correcting the real name and dates and adding biographical details for the author of the 1927 collection “Fantoccini” in CFIV.)

GIDDENS, THOMAS (HORACE LESLIE). 1867-1899. In New Addenda Part 1 this was given as the full name and dates for the author of the 1893 novel “Tried and Acquitted” in CFIV. But if correct, the byline on the novel must have been a typographical error, for all records of this person spell his last name Giddins.

GIFFORD, (JESSIE) ALICE SHERMAN. 1870-1910. Born Jessie Alice Sherman in New Bedford, Massachusetts; married Albert Wilson Gifford in 1899; died in Springfield, Massachusetts. (Adding dates and biographical details for the author of the 1901 collection “A Romance of Hellerism” in CFIV.)

GILES, GUY ELWYN. 1904-1959. Living in Des Moines, Iowa , in the late 1920s; died in Iowa. (Correcting the death date and adding biographical details for the author of two 1940s novels in CFIV.)

GILL, H(ERBERT) J(OHN?). 1884(?)-1969(?). (Adding a possible middle name and dates for the author of the 1935 novel “The Second Knife” in CFIV; the person with these dates worked in advertising.)

GLADWIN, PETER. Pseudonym of Roland Powis Gladwin, 1907-1993. One of Australia’s finest foreign and war correspondents; born in Singleton, New South Wales; died in York England. (Adding the real name and dates for the author of the 1954 novel “The Long Beat Home” in CFIV under the pseudonym.)

GLADWIN, ROLAND POWIS. 1907-1993. Pseudonym: Peter Gladwin, q.v. (Adding the real name and dates for the author of the 1954 novel “The Long Beat Home” in CFIV under the pseudonym.)

GOLDHURST, RICHARD. 1927-2015. Lived in Westport, Connecticut, but died in a hospital in Fairfield, Connecticut. (Adding the death date and place for the author of two novels in CFIV.)

GOLDING, HARRY. 1871-1947. Born and died in London; editor of the “Windsor Magazine”; prolific writer for children, also of travel books and novels. (Adding a new byline and title, not in CFIV.)
    A Lancashire Melodrama. Ward, 1905 [England]

GORDON, JAMES (JOSEPH?). 1911(?-1977(?). The person with these dates was born and died in Hampshire, England. (Adding a possible name, dates and biographical details for the author of the 1946 novel “Of Our Time,” as well as two under the pseudonym James Foss, all in CFIV.)

GOTFRIED, TED. Delete. (Wrongly identified in CFIV as the real name of pseudonym Ted Mark.)

GRANT, DOUGLAS ALLEN. 1888-1935. A composer; born in London, England; died in Royston, Hertfordshire. (Adding the dates and biographical details for the author of the 1933 novel “Monsieur Brunner” in CFIV.)
    
GRAVES, GEOFFREY (ROSS). 1950-    . Has a master’s degree in theatre from the University of California; living in Tucson, Arizona. (Adding the middle name, birth year, and biographical details for the co-author with Jonas Flagg of the 1976 novel “Seven Days to Disaster” in CFIV.)
 
GRAY, MARY AGATHA. 1868-1950. Born in England; came to the U.S. as a widow around 1906; lived initially in Jersey City, New Jersey; died in New Jersey. (Adding the death date and biographical details for the author of the 1915 novel in CFIV, along with a setting of the novel.)
    -Like Unto a Merchant. [England]

GRAYDON, J(UDITH?) FARRER. (Adding the question mark on the first name, which is given in only one reference and the combination of names can’t be found, and adding the setting of the 1908 novel in CFIV.)
    The German Bracelet. [Virginia]

HARRIS, CHARLAINE. (Adding TV movie versions of novels in CFIV.)
           Dead Over Heels. TV movie: Hallmark, 2017 (scw: Shelley Evans; dir: Terry Ingram)
    The Julius House. TV movie: Muse Entertainment, 2016 (scw: Teena Booth; dir: Terrry Ingram)
    Real Murders. TV movie: Muse Entertainment, 2015 (scw: Teena Booth; dir: Martin Wood)
    Three Bedrooms, One Corpse. TV movie: Muse Entertainment, 2016 (scw: Teena Booth; dir: Lynne Stopkewich)

HATCH, ERIC (STOWE). (Adding one title not in CFIV and deleting another.)
    Crockett’s Woman. Delete (not criminous)
    The Golden Woman. (Deleting the dash.)
    Lover’s Loot. Farrar, 1931 [Connecticut]
    
HENTOFF, NAT(HAN IRVING). 1925-2017. Died in New York City. (Adding the death date and place for the author of two 1980s novels in CFIV.)

HEPPLESTON, JANE. Pseudonym. (Adding a new byline and title, not in CFIV.)
    The True Story of Hugh Noble’s Flight. Tinsley, 1873 [England]

HILL, SANDRA. Reporter in the criminal court system in Canada. (Adding biographical details for the author of two novels in CFIV under the pseudonym Harper Allen.)

HOFFENDEN, LEONARD ALAN. Born in Wembley, England; living in North Vancouver, Canada. (Adding biographical details for the author of the 1999 play “The Adventure of the Awful Apparition” in CFIV under the pseudonym Ellay Aitchison.)

HOGG, WILLIAN FRANCIS. 1931-    . (Adding the birth year of the author of the 1998 volume  “10 Terrorists” in CFIV under the pseudonym Harold F. Wiltmont.)

HOW, JOHN. Pseudonym of Wilfrid Bernard Michael Newton, 1884-1951. Other pseudonyms: Douglas Newton and John Halstead. (Adding the real name of the author of the 1927 novel “The Crusader Ring” in CFIV under the pseudonym, and adding the setting of the novel.)
    The Crusader Ring. [England]

HOWARD, GIL. Gilbert Howard Zitzelsberger. (Correcting the last name spelling of the real name of the author of the 1999 novel “The Chaos Chip” in CFIV under the pseudonym, and adding a series character.)
    The Chaos Chip. SC: Murdock McCabe, also in subsequent novels

HUGHES, ELIZABETH.  Hugh Zachary, 1928-2016. (Adding the death date for the author of four 1951-2 novels in CFIV under the pseudonym.)

HUGHES, ROBERT BARRY. Born in Uxbridge, England, in 1929; last name later amended to Wynne-Hughes, under which name he married in Scotland in 1954; no death traced. (Adding biographical details for the author of three 1960s novels in CFIV under the pseudonym Barry Wynne.)

HUGHES, ZACHARY. Hugh Zachary, 1928-2016. (Adding the death date of the author of four 1981-2 novels in CFIV under the pseudonym.)

ISORNI, YVONNE LAPRAYE. 1911-    . Pseudonym: Caroline Gayet, q.v. (Adding the real name and birth year for the author of ten novels in CFIV under the pseudonym.)

JONES, DAFYDD WYN. 1924-    . (Adding the real name and birth year of the author of the 1991 novel “The December Letters” in CFIV under the pseudonym Dafydd Wyn.)

JONES, WILLIAM JOHN. 1875-1953. (Adding the dates of the author of three 1920s titles in CFIV under the pseudonym Afghan.)

KANTO, PETER. Hugh Zachary, 1928-2016. (Adding the death date for the author of the 1968 novel “A Small Slice of War” in CFIV under the pseudonym.)

KAYLIN, WALTER. 1921-2017. Born in New York City; graduate of the College of William and Mary; wrote adventure stories for pulp magazines; jazz enthusiast and record collector; lived for many years in Old Lyme, Connecticut; died in Guilford, Connecticut. (Adding the death date and place and biographical detials for the author of the 1963 novel “Another Time, Another Woman” in CFIV.)

KIBAYASHI, SHIN. 1962-    . Pseudonym: Seimaru Amagi, q.v. (Adding the real name of the author of the 1996 collection “The New Kindaichi Files” in CFIV under the pseudonym.)

LAFITTE, J(EAN BAPTISTE) P(IERRE). 1796-1879. French playwright, novelist, journalist and comedian. (Adding a new entry, not in CFIV.)
    The Red Doctor. Lippincott, 1866 (Translation of “Le Docteur Rouge”, 1844.)

LAWRENCE, JAMES E. Pseudonym of John Allen, 1946-    , q.v. (Adding a new pseudonym, not in CFIV.)
    Cultfilm. New Millennium, 1996. Also published as by John Allen: iUniverse, 2000
    The Jerusalem Deal. New Millennium, 1995. Also published as by John Allen: iUniverse, 2000

LAWRENCE, JAMES E(DWARD). 1946-    . (Correcting the byline for these two titles in CFIV.)
    The Case of the Phantom Baseball. Theatre World, 1978 (3-act play)
    Early Out. Xlibris, 1997 [Texas]    

LAWRENCE, JIM. 1944-    . Grew up in Florida; received most of his high higher education in North Carolina; spent many years in California producing religious and educational films and writing movies for network television; living in Rockwell, North Carolina, and teaching at Pfeiffer University. (Correcting the byline and birth date of the author of this title in CFIV, and adding biographical details.).
    A Killing in Carter County. Xlibris, 2000 [Florida, 1952]

LEDERER, PAUL JOSEPH. 1944-2016. Prolific writer, mostly of westerns; died in La Mesa, California. (Adding the death date and place for the author in CFIV for three novels under the pseudonym Ken Crowder and the 1982 novel “Ice Castles” under the pseudonym Elizabeth Wolfe.)

LORRIMER, CLAIRE. Patricia Denise Robins Clark, 1921-2016. (Adding the death date of the author of numerous titles in CFIV under the pseudonym.)

MANNERS, JOHN HARTLEY. 1870-1928. Pseudonym: Archibald Eyre, q.v. (Adding the real name and dates for the author of two 1900s novels in CFIV under the pseudonym.)

MEAVE, DYLAN. Evelyn Adam, 1941-2005. (Adding the death date for the author of the 1987 novel “Fatal Replay” in CFIV under the pseudonym.)
 
MORRIS, ALAN (BLAKE). 1959-2007. Born in Corning, Arkansas; died in Gulf Shores, Alabama. (Adding the death date and biographical details for the author/co-author of six books in CFIV.)

MORRIS, GILBERT (LESLIE). 1929-2016. Died in Gulf Shores, Alabama. Note: A third volume in the Katy Steele series, “Depths of Malice,” was announced but apparently never published. (Adding the death date and place for the author of numerous novels in CFIV.).

MOSHER, HOWARD FRANK. 1942-2017. Died in Irasburg, Vermont. (Adding the death date and place for the author of the 1989 novel “A Stranger in the Kingdom” in CFIV.)

MOSLEY, NICHOLAS. 1923-2017. Died in London, England. (Adding the death date and place for the author of the 1966 novel “Assassins” in CFIV.)

MYTHRILLA. Mrs. Annie Gardiner, 1870-1954. (Adding the dates for the author of the 1940 novel “The Scarlet Swirl” in CFIV under the pseudonym.)

NEWTON, DOUGLAS. (Adding series characters and information about a 1948 title in CFIV.)
    Double Decoy. Note: This was an abridged version of the 1934 novel “The Black Templar” in CFIV under the pseudonym John Halstead.
    The Black Finger. SC: Insp. David Sart
    Falcon of the Foreign Office. SC: Insp. David Sart
     I, Savarin. SC: Savarin
    -Savarin and the Great Saud. SC: Savarin
 
NEWTON, WILFRID BERNARD MICHAEL Pseudonym: John How, q.v. (Adding the real name of the author of the 1927 novel “The Crusader Ring” in CFIV under the pseudonym.)

PENDER, LAURA. Dana M. Anderson, 1955-2011. (Adding corrected dates for the author of twelve novels in CFIV under the pseudonym.)

PETERS, ELSA KIRSTEN. Has a Ph.D. in Geology from Harvard University; professor and major grant development director at Washington State University in Pullman, Washington. (Adding biographical details for the author of four novels in CFIV under the pseudonym Irene Allen.)

PIGLIA, RICARDO. 1941-2017. Died in Buenos Aires, Argentina. (Adding another title and the death date and place for the author of the 2000 novel “The Absent City” in CFIV.)
    Artificial Respiration. Duke University, 1994 (Translation of “Respiracion Artificial.” Buenos Aires, 1980.)  

POLLAND, MADELEINE (ANGELA CAHILL). 1918-2005. (Adding the death date for the author of four novels in CFIV and one under the pseudonym Frances Adrian.)

PYKE, RIVINGTON. James Ainscough, 1861-1944. (Correcting the real name–no middle name–and adding the dates of the author of two 1890s novels in CFIV under the pseudonym.)   

QUINAIN, LOUIS (FROUD). Pseudonym: Peter Froud, q.v. Born in Henley, England; a policeman in London and Surrey; became village constable in Shamley Green in 1940; left the police force in 1946; freelance writer and reader for the BBC; died in Taunton, Somerset.. (Adding a pseudonym and biographical details for the author of two 1940s titles in CFIV under the pseudonym.)

REEMAN, DOUGLAS (EDWARD). 1924-2017. Died in Cobham, Surrey, England. (Adding the death date and place for the author of two novels in CFIV.)

ROBB, RALPH S. 1961-    . Pseudonym: Sylvester Young, q.v. (Adding the real name of the author of the 1999 novel “What Goes Around” in CFIV under the pseudonym.)

ROBINS, PATRICIA. Pseudonym of Patricia Denis Robins Clark, 1921-2016. (Adding another byline for the author with numerous titles in CFIV under the pseudonym Claire Lorrimer.)
    The Long Wait. Hurst, 1962
    No More Loving. Consul pb, 1965
    
ROBINSON, RUTH. 1914-    . Legal secretary in New York; assistant administrator at a children’s camp; director of a social service agency; married to Leon Robinson. (Adding biographical details and the birth year for one of the co-authors of the 1998 round-robin novel “Eighteen by Thirteen” in CFIV.)
 
RUSSELL, EDWARD GEORGE. 1933-    . Probable pseudonym: Edward Wymark, q.v, (Adding the probable real name of the author of the 1967 novel “As Good As Gold” in CFIV under the pseudonym.)

SACHS, MARILYN. 1927-2016. Died in San Francisco, California. (Adding the death date and place for the author of the 1990 novel “At the Sound of the Beep” in CFIV.)

SCHUETZ, DENNIS (W.). 1946-1989. (Correcting the dates for the co-author with Michael McDowell of four novels under the joint pseudonym Nathan Aldyne and two novels under the joint pseudonym Axel Young, all in CFIV.)    

SCOTT, ANNJEANETTE. (Correcting the title of the 1976 novel in CFIV.)
    The Count of Van Rheeden Castle.

SIMENON, GEORGES. (Adding TV movie versions of novels in CFIV.)
    Maigret Sets a Trap. TV movie: ITV, 2016 (scw: Stewart Harcourt; dir: Ashley Pearce)
    Maigret’s Dead Man. TV movie: Ealing, 2016 (scw: Stewart Harcourt; dir: Jon East)

SIMPSON, ALAN (FRANCIS). 1929-2017. (Adding the death date for the apparent co-author of the 1966 film novelization ”The Spy with a Cold Nose” in CFIV; the book was actually ghost-written by Peter Leslie.)

SKEATH, DIANE YALE. 1941-2016. Died in Neffs, Pennsylvania. (Adding the death date and place  for the author of five 1980s novels in CFIV under the pseudonym Diane Yale.)

SMULLYAN, RAYMOND (MERRILL). 1919-2017. Died in Hudson, New York. (Adding the death date and place for the author of the 1979 volume “The Chess Mysteries of Sherlock Holmes” in CFIV.)

STANFORD, TERRY [TERENCE STANFORD]. 1911-1999. Died in Surrey, England. (Adding the dates for the author of the 1957 novel in CFIV under the house pseudonym Nat Karta, under which he reportedly also wrote other unidneified novels.)
 
TENNANT, EMMA (CHRISTINA). 1937-2017. Died in London, England. (Adding the death date and place for the author of four novels in CFIV.)

THOMAS, CAROLYN. Actea Carolyn Young Duncan; born Actea Carolyn Young in Topeka, Kansas, in 1913; married mainstream novelist Thomas W. Duncan, 1905-1987, in 1942, with whom she collaborated on at least the first of her novels; died in Las Cruces, Dona Ana, New Mexico, in 1990. (Correcting the name and adding biographical details for the author of four novels in CFIV under the pseudonym.).

TONKIN, THOMAS JOBLING. 1870-1943. Pseudonym: John Ridgwell Essex, q.v. (Adding the real name and dates for the co-author under the pseudonym with Mary Gaunt for three novels in CFIV.)

TUCCILLE, JEROME. 1937-2017. Died in Severna Park, Maryland. (Adding the death date and place for the author/co-author of three books in CFIV.)

WALLER, ROBERT JAMES. 1939-2017. Died in Fredericksburg, Texas. (Adding the death date and place for the author of the 1995 novel “Puerto Vallarta Squeeze” in CFIV.)
    
WELT, GERTRUDE. 1912-2010. Died in Deerfield Beach, Florida. (Adding the death date and place for a co-author of the 1998 round-robin novel “Eighteen by Thirteen” in CFIV.)

WILLMER, FRANK. Delete. (Not the real name of W. L. Gibson Cowan.)
 
WILTMONT, HAROLD F. William Francis Hogg, 1931-     . (Adding the birth year of the author of the 1998 volume “10 Terrorists” in CFIV under the pseudonym.)

WILTSHIRE, DAVID. Born in Cheltenham, England; qualified as a dental surgeon at London’s University College Hospital; living in Bedford. (Adding biographical details for the author of five novels in CFIV under the pseudonym John Bedford.)

WINDSOR, MAGGIE. Margaret Eden Windsor, 1917-2007. (Adding the death date for the author of the 1990 novel “Murder in St. James, Missouri” in CFIV under the pseudonym.)

WINDSOR, MARGARET EDEN. 1917-2007. Born in Flemington, Missouri; served in the U.S. Air Force in WWII; a medical technologist 1957-1982; married Gene Windsor in 1987; died in Columbia, Missouri. (Adding the death date and place and biographical details for the author of the 1990 novel “Murder in St. James, Missouri” in CFIV under the pseudonym Maggie Windsor.)
    
WINGARD, ALAN. 1931-    . Graduate of Carnegie-Mellon University; in 1974 teaching in Connecticut. (Adding the birth year and biographical details for the author of the 1974 novel “The Gaffiti Gambit” in CFIV.)  

WINN, RUPERT. Pseudonym. (Identifying the byline of the 1881 novel “Buried in Secret; or, The Poor Refugee” in CFIV.)

WINTER, ALICE (JOY). Born in New York; married to a retired naval officer; living in Florida. (Adding biographical details for the author of the 2000 novel “The Mural Dancers” in CFIV, and a series character in that novel.)
    The Mural Dancers. sc: Marty Reynolds, also in “In the Company of Others” (2002)

WINTER, DAVID J. Born in London, England; worked in the meat industry for nearly 40 years; living in Norfolk. (Adding biographical details for the author of the 1997 novel “Steakout” in CFIV.)

WINTHROP, WILMA. Pseudonym. (Identifying the byline for three 1960s novels in CFIV.)

WINWARD, WALTER. 1937-    . Born in Liverpool, England; sometime in the 1970s he added Richard to his name. (Correcting the birth year and adding biographical details for the author of numerous titles in CFIV.)

WISHART, DAVID (WILLIAM). (Correcting the middle name of the author of numerous titles in CFIV.)

WISHMAN, SEYMOUR. Graduate of Rutgers School of Law; lawyer in New York and New Jersey; president of First Run Features; living in New York City. (Adding biographical details for the author of three novels in CFIV.)

WITCOMBE, RICK TRADER. Birth and marriage registered as Richard J. Witcombe. (Adding biographical details for the author of the 1972 novel “The Tenth Session” in CFIV under the pseudonym Rafe Quilty.)

WITNEY, FREDERICK (CHARLES). 1888-    . Playwright who lived in Paddington, London; death not traced. (Adding the middle name, birth year and biographical details for the author of the 1947 play collection “Grand Guignol” in CFIV.)
 
WITSON, K. Pseudonym. (Identifying the byline for the 1933 novel “The Trickster Tricked” in CFIV.)

WITTMAN, GEORGE (HAROLD). 1929-    . Graduate of Trinity College, Connecticut, in 1951; living in Gold Canyon, Arizona. (Adding the birth year and biographical details for the author of the 1975 novel “A Matter of Intelligence” in CFIV.)

WITTOCK, FRED.  Correct to: WITTROCK, FRED. Probably Frederick Wittrock, 1858-1921. (Correcting the author for the 1892 novel “A Lucky Mishap” in CFIV and adding the probable full name and dates.)

WOHL, BURTON. 1922-    . Born in New York City; living in Riverside, California. (Correcting the birth year and adding biographical details for the author of four titles in CFIV.)

WOHLFORD, MARTHA CRIKELAIR. Graduate in English and creative writing of St. Mary’s College, Notre Dame, Indiana; founded a public relations firm in the 1970s; living on an island in the Bahamas. (Adding biographical details for the author of the 2000 novel “Drumbeat No Lie” in CFIV.)

WOLF, BERNICE (A.). 1926-2005. Born in Rochester, New York; graduate of Cortland University; physical education teacher; died in Livonia, New York. (Adding dates and biographical details for the author of the 1979 novel “Ville-Marie” in CFIV.)

WOLF, DAVID (E.). Born in New York City; has a Ph.D. in physics from Cornell University; Professor of Physiology at the University of Massachusetts Medical School. (Adding further biographical details for the author of the 1999 novel “King of Infinite Space” in CFIV.)

WOLFE, ELIZABETH. Paul Joseph Lederer, 1944-2016. (Adding the death date for the author of the 1982 novel “Ice Castles” in CFIV under the pseudonym.)

WOLFE, HAMMOND. Pseudonym. (Identifying the byline for the ca.1953 novel “Smart Dames Play Dumb” in CFIV.)

WOLFE, SEBASTIAN. Pseudonym. (Identifying the byline of the 1989 collection “The Misadventures of Sherlock Holmes” in CFIV.)

WOLFF, JURGEN. Born in Berlin, Germany, and living in London and Southern California; writer, actor and writing coach. (Adding biographical details for the author of the 1992 play “Old Detectives Never Die” in CFIV.)

WOO, X. L.  Graduate of Zhongshan University in Guangzhou, China; taught English at East China Normal University in Shanghai for ten years; came to the U.S. on a visiting professorship at Rutgers University; bilingual writer and poet. (Adding biographical details for the author of the 2000 volume “Kung Fu Masters” in CFIV.)

WOOD, ALLAN. ca.1891-1947.  Actor and playwright who entered show business (with “Doc” Rockwell) at age 17; married Blanche Colvin in Australia while on tour; died in St. Petersburg, Florida. (Adding dates and biographical details for the author of the 1940 play “The Weak Link” in CFIV.)

WOOD, ALLAN. (Adding the setting of the 1997 novel in CFIV.)
    Writing on Frosted Glass. [Scotland]

WOOD, ANDY. 1967-    . (Correcting the birth year of the author of the 1998 book “Green Man” in CFIV.)

WOOD, BARI. Born Bari Eve Prosterman in Jacksonville, Illinois; graduate in English of Northwestern University: married Gilbert Congdon Wood (1915-2000) and then Dennis Preston Kazee in 2008; living in Lansing, Michigan. (Adding biographical details for the author of seven novels in CFIV.)

WOOD, F(REDERICK?) G. Deleting the 1989 title of which no trace can now be found.
    Chief K. Delete

WOOD, LESLIE (ARTHUR). 1901-1956. Born in Camberwell, England; died in Cookham. (Adding the middle name and corrected dates for the author of the 1947 novel “Hardship Our Garment” in CFIV.)

WOODBRIDGE, H. HORATIO. Pseudonym. (Identifying the byline for the 1876 novel “Dig: Two Heads Wanted” in CFIV.)

WOODCRAFT, ELIZABETH. English teacher turned barrister. (Adding biographical details for the author of the 2000 novel in CFIV, adding its U.S. edition, and a series character in that novel.)
    Good Bad Woman. Kensington, 2002  SC: Frankie Richmond, also in “Babyface” (2002)
 
WOODHOUSE, BRUCE (VERNON?). 1898(?)-1970(?). (Adding a possible middle name and dates for the author of the ca.1948 title” Peril in Mayfair” in CFIV.)

WOODROFFE, DANIEL. (Adding the settings of two novels in CFIV.)
    The Beauty Shop. [England]
    The Evil Eye. [Malta]

WOODS, JEREMY. Born in England and trained in journalism there; then a crime reporter on the Vancouver Sun in Canada; then financial journalist with the Los Angeles Times; then went to South Africa as Investment Editor with the Sunday Times. (Adding biographical details for the author of the 1984 novel “Special Payments” in CFIV.)

WOODWARD, RAY. (Adding the setting of the 1996 novel in CFIV.)    
    Cast the First Stone. [South Africa]

WOOTTON, CHARLES. Probable pseudonym of a journalist and editor and author of popular books on the wonders and romance of science. (Adding author information and the setting of the 1948 novel in CFIV.)
    Starving Castle. [England]

WORNALL, RUTHIE [ILAH RUTH WORNALL]. 1941-    . Has degrees from the University of Central Missouri; living in Overland Park, Missouri. (Correcting the birth year and adding biographical details for the author of the 1998 novel “Murder in Guanajuato” in CFIV.)

WORRELL, JUDITH. 1937-    . (Correcting the birth year of the author of the 1982 novel “Sting of the Bee” in CFIV.)

WORTHING, ALAN. Pseudonym. (Identifying the byline for the 1927 novel “The Mystery of the Second Death” in CFIV.)

WORTHINGTON, DAVID. Pseudonym, perhaps of a woman writer. (Identifying the byline and adding the setting of the 1896 novel in CFIV.)
    -Equal Shares. [England]

WORTIS, EDWARD IRVING. Born in New York City; living in Colorado; prolific author, mostly of works for younger readers. (Adding biographical details for the author of the 1989 novel “The Man Who Was Poe” in CFIV under the pseudonym Avi.)

WRAY, DONALD. Apparent pseudonym: Anthony Wroth, q.v.

WRAY, NICHOLAS. Pseudonym. (Identifying the byline for five 1940s novels in CFIV.)

WREN, LASSITER. Pseudonym. (Identifying the byline for the co-author with Randle McKay of four collections in CFIV.)

WRIEDE, MARILYN (G.). 1943-    . Born in New York City, raised in Connecticut, educated in Virginia; living in New Jersey; confirming the birth date. (Adding biographical details for the author of the 2000 novel “Songman” in CFIV.)

WRIGHT, JAMES (A.). 1952-    . (Adding the birth year for the author of the 1997 novel “Santa Fe Strangers to Crime” in CFIV.)

WRIGHT, JANE (CATHERINE) BARKER. 1953-2014. Born in Toronto, Canada; raised in Ottawa; earned degrees in Arts and Education at Queen’s University; married in 1975; teacher in Vancouver; was in Australia and New Zealand 1981-1988; latterly a portrait painter; died in Vancouver. (Adding the middle name, death date and place, and biographical details for the author of the 1988 novel “The Tasmanian Tiger”, with the setting of the novel.)
    The Tasmanian Tiger. [Tasmania]

WRIGHT, JOHN (E.).  Retired as a project superintendent in commercial construction; living in Cadillac, Michigan. (Adding biographical details for the author of the 1999 novel “A Scent of Suspicion” in CFIV.)
 
WRIGHT, JOSEPH E. Born and educated in New England; was an editor of monthly magazines; living in New Jersey. (Adding biographical details for the author of the 1977 novel “Memorandum of Murder” in CFIV.)

WRIGHT, KRISTINA. Grew up in South Florida; married and living in Virginia; has an M.A. in Humanities. (Adding biographical details for the author of the 1999 novel “Dangerous Curves” in CFIV.)

WRIGHT, LINDA J. Pseudonym of Lauren Wright Douglas, 1947-    , q.v. (Identifying the byline of the co-author with Jane Orient of the 1997 novel “Sutton’s Law” in CFIV.)

WRIGHT, RICHARD B(RUCE). 1937-2017. Died in St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada. (Adding the death date and place for the author of two 1980s novels in CFIV.)
     
WROTH, ANTHONY. Apparent pseudonym of Donald Wray. (Adding the apparent real name of the author and the setting of the 1992 novel in CFIV.)
    The Questers. [London, England]

WYATT, ROBERT H., SR. 1917(?)-2006(?). (Adding possible dates for the author of the 1985 novel “The Sicilian Episode” in CFIV.)

WYE, INA. Pseudonym. (Identifying the byline for the 1905 novel “Wildcat” in CFIV.)

WYKES, (DOUGLAS) ALAN. 1914-1993. (Adding the death date for the author of two novels in CFIV.)

WYLIE, ALEXANDER C(OGHILL?). 1851(?)-1910(?). (Correcting the possible middle name and birth year of the possible author, as well as the setting of the 1908 novel in CFIV.)
    -Ted McAlpin. [England]
 
WYMARK, EDWARD. Probably the pseudonym of Edward George Russell, 1933-    . (Adding the probable real name and birth date of the author of the 1967 novel “As Good As Gold” in CFIV under the pseudonym.)

WYN, DAFYDD. Pseudonym of Dafydd Wyn Jones, 1924-    . Born in Wales; teacher in London and then head of English at schools in Wales for some 30 years, where he still lives; he writes in both English and Walsh. (Adding the real name and biographical details of the author of the 1991 novel “The December Letters” in CFIV under the pseudonym.)

WYNN, HUGH (FRAZIER). 1941-    . (Confirming the birth year of the author of the 2000 novel “Laundry List” in CFIV.)

WYNNE-JONES, TIM(OTHY). (Adding a further novel for the author of the 1980 novel “Odd’s End” in CFIV.)
    The Knot. McClelland, 1992 [Toronto, Canada]

XU, XIBO. (Correcting the name of one of the co-authors of the 1999 novel “The Right to  Die” in CFIV.)

XV 8. Delete. (No trace of the 1945 title “Narcissus Murders” under this byline can now be found.)

YAEGER, MICHAEL JOSEF. 1941-2016. Born in Washington, D.C.; traveler, artist, film maker, actor and storyteller; lived for many years on Bainbridge Island, Washington; died in Bremerton, Washington. (Adding the middle name and death date and place for the author of the 1995 novel “The Dahlia Connection” in CFIV under the pseudonym Michael Dovell.)
 
YAKUBOV, OLEG. Uzbek author and researcher on international terrorism. (Adding biographical details for the author of the 2000 novel “The Pack of Wolves” in CFIV.)

YALE, DIANE. Diane Yale Skeath, 1941-2016. Born in Allentown, Pennsylvania; graduate of Allentown Business School; retired as a vice president in the Wachovia Bank in Allentown; died in Neffs, Pennsylvania. (Adding the death date and place and biographical details for the author of five 1980s novels in CFIV under the pseudonym.)

YAMANI, MD. Arab novelist who studies in the West; keen observer of the American political scene. (Adding biographical details for the author of the 1986 novel “The Beersheba Triangle” in CFIV.)

YATES, CAROLE SHELLEY. Program manager at the University of Northern Iowa. (Adding biographical details for a co-author of the 2000 round robin novel “Politics Is Murder” in CFIV.)

YATES, DAVID. Grew up in South Florida; has a B.S. from Louisiana State University; Vietnam veteran; pioneer in the development of “intergenerational care”; living in Ventura, California. (Adding biographical details for the author of the 2000 novel “The Project” in CFIV.)

YATES, RENATE. 1933-     . (Adding the birth year of the author of three novels in CFIV.)

YORK, ELWYN. Pseudonym. (Identifying the byline for the 1929 novel “The Winning Card” in CFIV.)
 
YORKE, CLIFTON. Pseudonym. (Identifying the byline for two 1930s titles in CFIV.)

YOUNG, AXEL. Dennis (W.) Schuetz, 1946-1989. (Correcting the dates for the co-author with Michael McDowell of two novels in CFIV under the joint pseudonym.)

YOUNG, DONALD JORDEN. Born in Pittsburgh; graduate of Princeton and Harvard Universities; taught at San Jose City College; living in California. (Adding biographical details for the author of the 1964 novel “Demented” in CFIV.)
 
YOUNG, GEORGE. Once a member of the Palestinian police force. (Adding a biographical detail for the author of two novels in CFIV, including the 1954 title “The Man Called Lenz.”)

YOUNG, IAN. 1941-    . (Adding the birth year of the co-author with Robert Selman of the 1963 novel “July 14 Assassination” in CFIV under the joint pseudonym Ben Abro.)
 
YOUNG, (AUDREY) LOUISA. 1959-    . (Adding the first name and corrected birth year for the author of the 1997 novel “Baby Love” in CFIV.)

YOUNG, MARY JULIA. (Adding the setting of the 1805 novel in CFIV.)
    Donalda; or, The Witches of Glenshiel. [Scotland, 1000s]

YOUNG, PAMELA R(OSE). Earned a PhD at the University of Texas in Austin and was a professor for 20 years. (Adding the middle name and further biographical details for the author of the 1997 novel “Nightsounds” in CFIV.)
 
YOUNG, SYLVESTER. Pseudonym of Ralph S. Robb, 1961-    .Born in Wolverhampton, England, of Jamaican parents; married Hilda Ebanks there in 1987; living in Ontario, Canada.. (Adding the real name of the author of the 1989 novel ”What Goes Around” in CFIV, as well as a series character in that novel.)
    What Goes Around. SC: Robbie Walker, also in “Sleeping Dogs Lie” (2007)

YOUNG, WILLIAM. Delete. (Deleting the entry for this author and the 1998 title “King Pins” of which no trace can now be found.)

YOUNKINS, SUSAN WILSON. Born in Louisville, Kentucky; living in Maryland. (Adding biographical details for the author of the 1993 novel ”The Needlepoint Clock Mystery” in CFIV, as well as the setting of the novel.)
    The Needlepoint Clock Mystery. [Maryland]

ZACHARY, HUGH. 1928-2016. Died in Winter Springs, Florida. (Adding the deatrh date and place for the author of six novels under this byline in CFIV.)

ZAGER, MURIEL KAGAN. (Adding the settings of the 2000 novel in CFIV.)
    Death of a Pilgrim. [Italy, Israel]

ZAMACONA, JORGE. Born in Fort Lewis, Washington; television writer and producer living in Los Angeles.  (Adding biographical details for the author of the 2000 novel “The Wild and the Innocent” in CFIV.)

ZANDRI, VINCENT. (Adding a series character in the 2000 novel in CFIV.)
    Godchild. SC: Jack Marconi, also in subsequent novels

ZEBELMAN, MAX. Ph.D. psychologist in Missouri. (Adding biographical details for the author of the 2000 novel “The Toughest One of All” in CFIV.)

ZELLERBACH, MERLA [MERLA BURSTEIN ZELLERBACH GOERNER MUNSON]. 1930-2014.  Died in San Francisco. (Adding the death date and place for the author of the 1961 novel “-Love in a Dark House” in CFIV; she also published a series Hallie Marsh mysteries after the CFIV cut-off date.)

ZEOLI, ANTHONY. Retired from the New York Port Authority Police Department. (Adding biographical details for the author of the 2000 novel “625 8th Avenue” in CFIV.)

ZIEGENFUSS, DOUGLAS E(DWIN). Certified public accountant with a Ph.D. from Virginia Commonwealth University; Professor of Auditing at Old Dominion University. (Adding biographical details for the co-author of the 2000 novel “The Big ‘R’” in CFIV.)

ZIEGLER, ROBERT. Has degrees in psychology; teacher of young children and founder of a child care center/preschool and later an insurance underwriter; living in southern California. (Adding biographical details for the author of three novels in CFIV.)
     
ZILINLSKY, URSULA. 1931-2015. Born Ursula Greissemer in Germany; came to New York in 1948; married poet Peter Zilinsky; died in Seattle, Washington. (Adding the death date and place and biographical details for the author of the 1988 novel “A Happy English Child” in CFIV.)

ZION, LEE. Born in Brooklyn, New York; has a degree in cinema from the State University of New York at Binghamton; entered the Navy in 1990 and served as a military journalist for five years; now a reporter for the San Diego Business Journal. (Adding biographical details for the author of the 2000 novel “Ferriman’s Law” in CFIV.)

ZIPERMAN, CINDY. Retired registered nurse; student of the American Civil War; living in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Adding biographical details for the co-author with Robin Zeller of the 2000 novel “Password: Death” in CFIV.)

ZITTEL, GREG(ORY R.). 1947-2012. Died in New York City. (Adding the death date and place for the author of the 1989 play in CFIV, and the setting of the play.)
    Fighting Light. [New Jersey, 1930]

ZITZELSBERGER, GILBERT HOWARD. Born in Buffalo, New York; earned degrees, including a J.D., at three universities; aviator who served in the Air Force during the Korean War; a trial judge in Michigan for 25 years; moved to Bradenton, Florida, where he practiced probate and trust law for 14 years. (Correcting the last name spelling and adding biographical details for the author of the 1999 novel “The Chaos Chip” in CFIV under the pseudonym Gil Howard.)

ZORN, FRITZ. Probably not a pseudonym but David Fritz Langenmayr Zorn, 1871-1953, a member of the stock exchange. (Adding the probable full name and dates for the author of a 1900 novel in CFIV, as well as the setting of the novel.)
    -Bunce, the Bobby and the Broads. [England]

ZSCHOKKE, MAGDALENA. Born in Switzerland; crossed the Atlantic in a sailboat; settled in
Santa Cruz, California; earned a PhD at the University of California; translator and martial arts teacher. (Adding biographical details for the author of the 2000 novel “Salt Rock Mysteries” in CFIV.)

ZUKAS, EDGAR V. 1920-   . (Adding the birth year of the author of the 1964 novel “A Handful of Stars“ in CFIV.)

ZWEIG, ERIC. Born in Toronto, Canada; writer on sports and guest on radio and television programs; living in Owen Sound, Ontario. (Adding biographical details for the author of the 1992 novel “Hockey Night in the Dominion of Canada” in CFIV.)


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