TBR (Wish List)

At one time or another each of these books grabbed my interest--some of them I don't even remember why.  But maybe one day I'll get around to them and find out.  Almost everything on this list is a mystery...other genres will be marked.


1. Blazing Tree by Mary Jo Adamson (academic mystery)
2. Crime at Christmas by Jack Adrian & Robert Adey (eds)
3. The Art of the Impossible by Adrian & Adey (eds)
4. Castle Barebane; Deception by Joan Aiken (gothic)
5. Murder Among Thieves by Peter Alding (vintage)
6. Quaker Witness Irene Allen (academic; Harvard)
7. Spence & the Holiday Murders by Michael Allen
8. The Talk Show Murders by Steve Allen
9. Death of a Ghost; The Mind Readers by Margery Allingham
10. The Body on Page One; Corpse Diplomatique; Murder Maestro, Please by Delano Ames
11. Trail of Murder by Christine Andreae (academic mystery)
12. Death in a High Latitude by James Anderson
13. Midnight Lady & the Mourning Man by David Anthony (academic mystery)
14. Woman in the Wardrobe by Peter Antony
15. Gull Yard by Margaret Archer
16.  Death on Tiptoe; Plot Against a Widow; He Arrived at Dusk; Out Went a Taper by Ashby R(uby) C(onstance Annie) [aka Ruby Ferguson]
17. One Drop of Blood; Murder at Bridge by Anne Austin
18. The Gorgeous Ghoul Murder Case (academic mystery); Homicide for Hannah by Dwight Babcock
19. Bodies; Political Suicide; A Fatal Attachment; The Bad Samaritan; No Place of Safety; A Fall from Grace; A Charitable Body; Death on the High C's; Death in a Cold Climate; A City of Strangers; The Masters of the House; Unholy Dying; A Cry from the Dark; the Graveyard Position; Dying Flames; The Killings on Jubilee Terrace; A Stranger in the Family by Robert Barnard
20. Exit, Orange & Red by Martyn Bedford
21 Murder Intended; No Fury (aka Murdered One by One);  The Big Fish (aka Heads Off at Midnight) by Francis Beeding (vintage)
22. The Lace Curtain Murders; Eyewitness to Murder by Sophie Belfort (academic mysteries)
23. Murder in Hospital; The Summer School Mystery; The Port of London Murders; The Upfold Witch; The Seeing Eye  by Josephine Bell (vintage)
24. The Grand Babylon Hotel by Arnold Bennet (vintage)
24. Deadly Kisses by Phil Berger (Hollywood of the 30s)
25. The Layton Court Mystery; The Wychford Poisoning Case;A Puzzle in Poison (Not to Be Taken); Roger Sheringham & the Vane Mystery (The Mystery at Lovers' Cave); Death in the House; Top Story Murder; Jumping Jenny (Dead Mrs. Stratton); Murder in the Basement; Panic Party (Mr. Pidgeon's Island);  The Second Shot by Anthony Berkley
26. Illegal Entry by Robert Bernard
27. The House Without a Key (#50 WWII Pocket Book edition); The Black Camel (#133 WWII Pocket Book edition) by Earl Derr Biggers
28. The Widening Stain by Morris Bishop (academic mystery)
29. Murder at the Met by David Black
30. Death by Hoax; Swinging Murders by Lionel Black (aka Anthony Matthews)
31. Murder a la Richelieu by Anita Blackmon
32. The Foggy, Foggy Dew; The Gallant; The Bitter Conquest; Young Lucifer (The Briar Patch); The Exorcism (A House Possessed); Mr. Christopolous; The English Wife (The Factor's Wife); Monkey on a Chain(When the Sun Goes Down); The Knock at Midnight; The Widow (Party in Dolly Creek); The Lemmings (The Melon in the Corn Field); Ghost Town; The Shirt Front (I Met Murder on the Way); Miss Charley; With Fondest Thoughts by Charity Blackstock
33. The Beast Must Die; The Corpse in the Snowman (The Case of the Abominable Snowman); Whisper in the Gloom (read); Deadly Joker by Nicholas Blake
34. Old Mrs. Camelot; High Pavement; No Grave for a Lady; Better [Off] Dead; This Side Murder {aka Murder on the Costa Brava}; No Time to Kill by John & Emery Bonett
35. Dead Reckoning; King Is Dead on Queen Street by Francis Bonnamy (academic mysteries)
36. Nine Times Nine; Rocket to the Morgue; The Case of the Solid Key; Case of the Seven of Cavalry; The Case of the Seven Sneezes; Far & Away; Exeunt Murderers; The Case of the Baker Street
37. Burning of Bridget Cleary by Angela Bourke
38. Postscript to Poison; Shadows Before; Fear & Miss Betony; Deed Without a Name by Dorothy Bower
39. Murder in the Stacks by Marion Boyd (Havinghurst) [academic mystery]
40. The Three-Cornered Hat; Heads You Lose; Suddenly at His Residence (aka The Crooked Wreath) by Christianna Brand
41. The Traces of Brillhart; A Matter of Fact; Hardly a Man Is Now Alive by Herbert Brean
42. The Cambridge Murders; The Oxford Murders by Adam Broome (academic mysteries)
43. The Dead Ringer by Fredric Brown (Bantam pocket edition #361)
44. Case with Four Clowns (Sgt Beef); At Death's Door; Death of a Cold; Death for a Ducat; Cold Blood; A Louse for the Hangman; Death on the Black Sands; Nothing Like Blood; Crack of Doom (Such Is Death); Death on Romney Marsh; Death by the Lake; Death of a Bovver Boy; Death at Hollow's End by Leo Bruce
45. The Cornish Coast Murder by John Bude
46. A Taste of Power (academic mystery); Three-Toed Pussy by W. J. Burley
47. The King Cried Murder; A Coffin for Pandora; Sarsen Palace; Vesey Inheritance; A Coffin in Oxford; Olivia by Gwendoline Butler
48. Rest Without Peace by Elizabeth Byrd
49. Murder Scholastic by Janet Caird (academic mystery)
50. Forty Whacks by Sheila MacGill Callahan (academic mystry)
51. Murder Included {aka Poisoned Relations OR The Taste of Murder}; Body in the Beck; Long Shadows; And Be a Villain; All Is Discovered  by Joanna Cannon
52.  The Devil in Velvet; It Walks by Night (#101 WWII Pocket Book edition); Most Secret; In Spite of Thunder; The Four False Weapons (read); The Mad Hatter Mystery; Problem of the Wire Cage (Bantam Edition #304); Dr. Fell, Detective, & Other Stories; The Problem of the Green Capsule (The Black Spectacles) (Bantam Edition # 101 only); Deadly Hall;The Red Widow Murders; The Unicorn Murders; The Ghost's High Noon; The Magic Lantern Murders (The Punch & Judy Murders); Seeing Is Believing (Cross of Murder); (Death &) The Gilded Man; She Died a Lady; He Wouldn't Kill Patience;  Night at the Mocking Window (read); The Peacock Feather Murders (The Ten Teacups)(read); The Reader Is Warned; Nine--And Death Makes Ten (Murder in the Atlantic OR Murder in the Submarine Zone) (read); And So To Murder; Department of Queer Complaints; March, Merrivale & Murder by John Dickson Carr [some as Carter Dickson]
53. Death of a Chancellor by Warren Carrier (academic mystery)
54. A Chosen Sparrow; Ruth; The Man Who Loved His Wife by Vera Caspary
55. Blood in the Heather; Crime in Car 13 by Stephen Chalmers
56. You Can't Keep the Change (Avon Pocket edition #80); Dark Hero (Avon Pocket edition #123); Sinister Errand (Avon Pocket edition #114); Mistress Murder (Avon Pocket edition #349) by Peter Cheyney
57.  Death After Evensong; Sweet Poison; Deadly Pattern; Heberden's Seat; Bouquet Garni; Storm Center by Douglas Clark
58. Baroness of Bow Street by Gail Clark
59. Last Voyage; Plot, Counter-Plot; Soon She Must Die; Last Judgment; The Mystery Lady; Last Seen in London; Murder in Writing by Anna Clark
60. The Fifth Tumbler; The Man from Tibet by Clyde Clason
61. Welcome Death by V. C. Clinton-Bradley
62. Who Killed the Curate?; The Mystery of Orchard House by Joan Coggin
63. Angel Without Mercy by Anthea Cohen
64. Off With Her Head; A Knife in the Dark by GDH and MI Cole
65. Brief Candles; Happy Returns; Come & Go; Drink to Yesterday  by Manning Coles
66. The Fog Comes; Only the Good by Mary Collins
67. The Case with Nine Solutions; Grim Vengeance; Gold Brick Island by J. J. Connington
68. Hearse of a Different Color by Merle Constiner
69. The Curse of the Fleers; Dark Mirror by Basil Copper (gothic)
70. Cinnamon Murder (Bantam Edition #130); The Amethyst Spectacles (Bantam Pocket edition #49); The Indigo Necklace Murders (Bantam Pockt edition #312) by Francis Crane
71. Inspector West Takes Charge; The Figure in the Dusk by John Creasey
72. One Dead Dean; A Dangerous Thing by Bill Crider
73. The Ponson Case by Freeman Wills Crofts
74. Great Unsolved Crimes by A. J. Cronin, R. Austin Freeman, & Dorothy L Sayers
75. The Fast Death Factor by Patricia Crosby (academic mystery)
76. The Puzzled Heart by Amanda Cross
77. Murder in a Minor Key (aka Requiem for Ashes) by D. A. Crossman (academic mystery)
78. Dead as Dead Can Be; Clively Close: Wait for the Dark by Ann Crowleigh
79. Murder at the B-School by Jeffrey Cruishank
80. Nine Doctors & a Madman by Elizabeth Curtiss
81. Dying Fall by Judith Cutler (academic mystery)
82. The Fowler Formula by Herbert Dalmas (academic mystery)
83. The Book of the Dead (Bantam Edition #353); Deadly Nightshade (Bantam Edition #78); Evidence of Things Seen (Bantam Edition #4); Nothing Can Rescue Me (Bantam Edition #53) by Elizabeth Daly
84. Murder at the New York World's Fair by Freeman Dana [Phoebe Atwood Taylor]
85. A Capitol Offense by Jocelyn Davey (academic mystery)
86. The Murder in the Laboratory by T. L. Davidson (aka D. L. Thomson) [academic mystery]
87. Coffins for Three by Frederick C Davis
88. Tell Them What's-Her-Name Called by Mildred Davis
89. Murder Is a Serious Business; Murder a Mile High; Murder Is a Collector's Item by Elizabeth Dean
90. Death & the Mad Heroine; Ceremony of Innocence; Such Pretty Toys; The Accused; By Frequent Anguish by S. F. X. Dean
91. The Hog Murders by Willaim DeAndrea (academic)
92. Elizabeth Is Missing by Lillian de la Torre
93. Out of Circulation; Catalogue of Death; Bookmarked to Die; Index to Murder by Jo Dereske
94. Double Death by The Detection Club (Dorothy L Sayers, et al)
95. Devil at Your Elbow; Death Is My Bridegroom by D. M. (Dominic) Devine (academic mysteries)
96. Last Seen Wearing by Colin Dexter
97. A Rich, Full Death by Michael Dibdin
98. At Some Forgotten Door by Doris Miles Disney
99. The Balcony by Dorothy Cameron Disney
100. Haunting;  (#2) The House of the Red Slayer [locked room]; (#1) The Nightingale Gallery by P. C. Doherty
101. The Sherlock Holmes Pocket Book by Arthur Conan Doyle (WWII Pocket Book edition--must have)
102. Die Laughing; A Mourning Wedding; Fall of a Philanderer; Gunpowder Plot; The Bloody Tower; Black Ship  by Carola Dunn
103. Streaked With Crimson by Charles Judson Dutton (academic mystery)
104. Close His Eyes by Olivia Dwight (academic mystery)
105. The Saint Valentine's Day Murder; Murdering Americans by Ruth Dudley Edwards
106. Give Up the Ghost; The Voice in the House (The Whispering House); I Knew McBean (Caravan of Night); The Silver Ladies (The Disappearing Bridegroom); The Brood of Folly; The Case of Mary Fielding; The Ewe Lamb; The Limping Man (And Being Dead OR The Painted Mask); A Graveyard Plot (The House of the Enchantress); Old Mrs. Ommaney Is Dead (Fatal Relations OR The Dead Don't Speak); Dead by Now; Look Behind You, Lady (Death of Our Dear One OR Don't Look Behind You) by Margaret Erskine
107. Horizontal Man by Helene Eustis (academic mystery)
108. The Lost Keats; Deadstick by Terence Faherty
109. Blackstone  by Richard Falkirk (Derek Lambert)
110. Mystery in White; The 5:18 Mystery; (The Mystery of) Dead Man's Heath; The Fancy Dress Ball (Death in Fancy Dress) by J. Jefferson Farjeon
111. The Missing Link; The Cretan Counterfeit by Katherine Farrers (academic mysteries)
112. Furnished for Murder (Unreasonable Doubt OR Count the Cost); Foot in the Grave; Experiment with Death by E. X. Ferrars
113. Rub-a-dub-dub by Robert L Fish
114. Academic Murder by Dorsey Fiske
115. Screams from a Penny Dreadful; Too Late, Too Late the Maiden Cried; Nothing Is the Number When You Die by Joan Fleming
116. The Ebony Box; The Murder at Wrides Park; The Yorkshire Moorland Murder; The Matheson Formula; The Dressing Room Murder by J. S. Fletcher
117. Born to the Purple by S. L. Florian
118. Ill-Met by Moonlight; The Simple Way of Poison; Siren in the Night; False to Any Man (aka Snow-White Murder); Old Lover's Ghost; Murder of a Fifth Columnist; Road to Folly; All for the Love of a Lady (aka Crack of Dawn); Honolulu (Murder) Story; The Woman in Black; Washington Whispers Murder (aka Lying Jade); Reno Rendezvous (aka Mr. Cromwell Is Dead); The Town Cried Murder by Leslie Ford (plus 14 more)
119. The Dark Ships (Avon WWII pocket size edition #38) by Hulbert Footner
120. Publish or Perish? by H. L. Forrest
121. Who Killed Mr. Garland's Mistress?; Death Through the Looking Glass; A Child's Garden of Death by Richard Forrest
122. Murder Comes to Eden; Philadelphia Murder Story; The Man from Scotland Yard by David Frome (aka Leslie Ford)
123. Murder Goes to College: A Badger Smith Mystery by Robert Foster (academic mystery)
124. A Convenient Death by Ruth Galbraith (academic mystery)
125. Too Many Magicians by Randall Garrett
126. Death in the Blackout (Bantam Pocket Edition #51); Murder Cheats the Bride (The Black Stage) (Bantam #138); Murder Comes Home; Murder Is Cheap (aka The Scarlet Button) (Bantam pocket size #317); Death at the Door (Bantam Pocket edition #85) by Anthony Gilbert
127. Close Quarters; The Estrucan Net (aka The Family Tomb) by Michael Gilbert
128. Murder Puluperfect; A File on Death; No Better Fiend; Death & the Leaping Ladies; Death Among the Stars; Stab in the Back; An Entry of Death; A Death at the Bar; Some Beasts No More; Bardel's Murder; A Death in the Church: Picture of Death by Kenneth Giles

129. Murder for Christmas by Thomas Godfrey (ed); Gahan Wilson (illustrator)
130. Date with Death by Eaton K. Goldthwaite
131. The Cipher by Alex Gordon (academic mystery)
132. Seven Clues in Search of a Crime; House with Crooked Walls; A Case for Solomon; Work for the Hangman; And a Bottle of Rum; Dead Pigs at Hungry Farm; A Murder of Some Importance; Body Unknown by Bruce Graeme
133. The Fiend in Human by John MacLachlan Gray
134. John Dickson Carr: The Man Who Explained Miracles by Douglas Greene & Robert Adey (eds) Biography

135. An Academic Death by J. M. Gregson
136. The French Key Mystery (Avon Pocket edition #91) by Frank Gruber
137. The Temptation of Adam by Helmut Gruber
138. Middle-Class Murder by Bruce Hamilton
139. Death Is No Sportsman by Cyril Hare
140. Real Murders by Charlaine Harris
141. The Labor Day Murder by Lee Harris
142. The Bellamy Trial (Pocket Books edition #264); The Crooked Lane by Frances Noyes Hart
143. Death Set to Music (aka Pel & the Parked Car) by Mark Hebden
144. Murder at Whittenham Park by R. W. Heber
145. If Wishes Were Horses by Tim Hemlin

146. Cradle of Crime; Holiday for Murder; Twice Dead; Ransom Game; Some Run Crooked; No Bird Sang; The Anathema Stone; Surrender Value; Focus on Crime; Corridors of Guilt by John Buxton Hilton
147. Music To Murder By by Vernon Hinkle
148. Death at the Wedding; Six Green Bottles; The Vultures Gather by Anne Hocking
149. Curly Smoke by Susan Holtzer
150. Then There Were Three by Geoffrey Homes
151. The Girl Who Died; She Died Because; Dead Against My Principles; Body Blow  by Kenneth Hopkins
152. Elementary, Mrs. Hudson; Most Baffling, Mrs. Hudson; The Game's Afoot, Mrs. Hudson by Sydney Hosier
153. Fear by L. Ron Hubbard
154. An Educated Murder by J. R. Hulland
155. Mystery of a Hansom Cab by Fergus Hume
156. Gently Does It; Gently by the Shore; Gently Down the Stream; Gently to the Summit;  by Alan Hunter
157. Who Goes Hang; Green Grow the Tresses-O; Top Bloody Secret by Stanley Hyland
158. Death by Moonlight (Avon Pocket size) by Michael Innes
159. Fool's Gold(3); Let There Be Blood(1); The Egyptian Coffin (2); In the Kingdom of Mists (Monet); In the City of Dark Waters (Monet)) by Jane Jakeman
160. Footsteps in the Fog; Ring the Bell Softly; Voice in the Darkness by Margaret James (Pamela Bennett)
161. Foul Deeds by Susan James
162. Death by Request by Romilly & Katherine John
163. Servant's Problem; Shady Doings; The Singing Widow; Murder by the Day; Hush, Gabriel by Veronica Parker Johns
164. Murder in the New Age by D. J. H. Jones
165. Don't Just Die There; Death on the Double (Avon Pocket Size) by Henry Kane
166. A Rush on the Ultimate; A Remarkable Case of Burglary by H. R. F. Keating
167. In the Shadow of King's; My Sister's Keeper; Old Wounds; Hot Pursuit by Nora Kelly
168. The Summertime Soldiers by Susan Kelly
169. The Odor of Violets (Dell Mapback) by Baynard Kendrick
170. The Queen Is Dead by Glenn Kezer

171. Trace Elements by Kathryn L Knight (academic mystery)
172. The Melancholy Virgin: The Reluctant Heiress by Annabel Laine
173. Switched Out by Robert Lait (set in Cambridge)
174. Cold Comfort; Midsummer Malice; Murder by Mail  by M. D. Lake (academic mysteries)
175. The Historical Society Murder; The Sensational Music Club Murder by Graham Landrum
176. Sherlock Holmes & the Wood Green Empire Mystery by W. Lane
177. Headlined for Murder by Edwin Lanham
178. Dear Dead Professor by K. Alison LaRoche (academic mystery)
179. Who Done It? by Alice Laurance & Isaac Asimov
180. The Lost Diaries of Iris Weed by Janice Law (academic mystery)
181. Death of a Doll (Pocket Books edition #540) by Hilda Lawrence
182. Step in the Dark; The Glade Manor Murder; Change for the Worse; Light Through Glass by Elizabeth LeMarchand
183. Something to Hide by Peter Levine (academic mystery)
184. Murder Among Friends (aka Death Among Friends) by Lange Lewis
185. A Cracking of Spines by Roy Harley Lewis
186. Black Corridors; The Black Gloves; Black-Headed Pins; The Black Honeymoon; The Black Paw; The Black Stocking; The Great Black Kanba; The Grey Mist Murders' The Black Shrouds; The Black Rustle  by Constance & Gwenyth Little
187. Mr. & Mrs. North; And Left for Dead; The Untidy Murderer; Murder by the Book; Death on the Aisle; Payoff for the Banker; Think of Death; I Want to Go Home; Spin Your Web, Lady!; Stand Up & Die; Quest of the Bogeyman; Night of Shadows; The Ticking Clock; The Innocent House; The Golden Man; Troubled Journey; Death in a Sunny Place; Death in the Mind by Francis &/or Richard Lockridge
188. The Shakespeare Murders by Amelia Reynolds Long (academic mystery)
189. The Murder on the Burrows; The Affair at Thor's Head; Death on the Oxford Road; The Case of Colonel Marchland; Murder in the St. John's Woods; Murder in Chelsea; The Organ Speaks; Crime Counter Crime; A Pall for a Painter; Post After Post-Mortem; These Names Make Clues; Bats in the Belfry; The Devil & the CID; Slippery Staircase; Black Beadle; John Brown's Body; Relative to Poison; Death Before Dinner (aka A Screen for Murder); Part for a Poisoner (aka Place for a Poisoner); Still Waters; Accident by Design; Murder of a Martinet (aka I Could Murder Her); The Dog It Was That Died; Murder in the Mill-Race (aka Speak Justly of the Dead); Crook O'Lune (aka Shepherd's Crook); Let Well Alone; Tryst for a Tragedy; Death at Dyke's Corner; Case in the Clinic; The Sixteenth Stair; Fell Murder; Checkmate to Murder; Fire in the Thatch; The Theft of the Iron Dogs (aka Murderer's Mistake); Ask a Policeman; Murder in Vienna; Dangerous Domicile; Picture of Death; Murder on a Monument; Death in Triplicate (aka People Will Talk)  by E. C. R. Lorac 
190. Dreamland; Sorrowheart by M. K. Lorens
191. One More Unfortunate (Bantam pocket edition #360) by Edgar Lustgarten
192. The Man Who Wanted Seven Wives by Katie Letcher Lyle
193. The White Crow; Persons Unknown (aka The Maze); The Wraith; The Crime Conductor; Rope to Spare; R.I.P. (aka Menace); Death on My Left; Mystery at Friar's Pardon; The Noose; The Link; The Dark Wheel (aka Sweet & Deadly); Escape (aka Mystery in Kensington Gore) by Philip MacDonald
194. Death Is Academic by Amanda MacKay
195. The Three Couriers by Compton Mackenzie
196. Rest You Merry by Charlotte MacLeod
197. Adventures of the Second Mrs. Watson by Michael Mallory
198. Only Security; Grave Goods; A Charitable End by Jessica Mann (academic mysteries)
199. The Next Margaret by Janice MacDonald Mant (academic mystery)
200. Body English by Linda French Mariz (academic mystery)
201. Corpse in the Kitchen; Dying Breath by Sarah J Mason
202. The Singapore Exile Murders (Pocket Books edition #129) by F. Van Wyck Mason
203. Bury Me Deep (Pocket Books edition #558) by Harold Q. Masur
204. Dance of Death; The Man in the Moonlight; The Deadly Truth; Who's Calling; Do Not Disturb; the Goblin Market; She Walks Alone (aka Wish You Were Dead); Better Off Dead; Unfinished Crime (aka He Never Came Back); The Long Body; Two-Thirds of a Ghost; The Slayer & the Slain; Before I Die; The Singing Diamonds (aka Surprise, Surprise!); The Further Side of Fear; Mr. Splitfoot; A Change of Heart; The Sleepwalker; Minotaur Country; The Changeling Conspiracy (aka Cruel as the Grave); The Imposter; The Smoking Mirror; Burn This; The Pleasant Assassin  by Helen McCloy205. Bimbos of the Death Sun by Sharyn McCrumb
206. Night Butterfly by Patricia McFall
207. Creep Shadow Creep (Avon Pocket edition #117); The Metal Monster (Avon Pocket edition #315) by A. Merritt
208. Murder in the English Department by Valerie Miner
209. Tom Brown's Body; St. Peter's Finger by Gladys Mitchell
210. A Slay at the Races by Kate Morgan
211. The Careless Hangman by Nigel Morland
212. Murder in the Limelight; Murder at the Masque; Murder Makes an EntrĂ©e; Murder with Majesty; Murder in Pug's Parlour; the Wickenham Murders; Murder at the Music Hall; Murder in the Motor Stable; Murder in the Smokehouse; Murder under the Kissing Bough  by Amy Myers
213. Maiden Murders; Murder in Mind by Mystery Writers of America
214. The Barbury Hall Murders by Adam Naef
215. Dead Woman's Ditch by Simon Nash
216. Grave Circle by David D. Nolta
217. Mandala of Sherlock Holmes  by Jamyang Norbu
218. The Genteel Murderer by Charles Norman
219. Poe Must Die by Marc Olden
220. Double Take by Susan Oleksiw
221. Love Me in Death; Devious Design; Dead Babes in the Wood; Something About Midnight; Gallows for the Groom; Bring the Bride a Shroud by D. B. Olsen
222. The Great Prince Shan (#54 WWII Pocket edition) by E. Phillips Oppenheim
223. The Old Man in the Corner by Baroness Orcczy


224. Corpse de Ballet by Ellen Pall
225. Murder on Wheels; The Puzzle of the Pepper Tree; The Riddles of Hildegarde Withers; The Monkey Murders; Nipped in the Bud (aka Trap for a Redhead); People vs. Withers & Malone; Hildagarde Withers Makes the Scene;  by Stuart Palmer

226. Faded Coat of Blue by Owen Parry
227. In the Dead of Winter by Abbey PenBaker
228. A Will to Kill; Death's Long Shadow by John Penn
229. Around Dark Corners; The Brass Chills (Avon WWII pocket size edition #44) by Hugh Pentecost
230. Alarum & Excursion; The Case of the Grieving Monkey; The Singing Clock; It Fell Down Dead by Virginia Perdue
231. Valentine by Maureen Peters
232. Death Too Soon; An Unmourned Death  by Audrey Peterson
233. The Hidden Wrath by Stella Phillips
234. Creeping Venom; A Brush with Death by Sheila Pim
235. The Experiencesof Loveday Brooke, Lady Detective by C. L. Pirkis
236. Death Wears a White Gardenia; Murder in the Mist; Time Off for Murder; Dead Man's Gift; No Crime for a Lady; So Much Blood by Zelda Popkins
237. A Meddler & Her Murder by Joyce Porter
238. The Ledger Is Kept by Raymond Postgate
239. The Boudoir Murder by Milton Propper
240. Death Goes to School by Q. Patrick (aka Jonathon Stagge)

241. Death Walk by Erica Quest
242. The French Powder Mystery; The Siamese Twin Mystery; Tragedy of X; The Spanish Cape Mystery; The Dutch Shoe Mystery  by Ellery Queen
243. Murder Isn't Cricket; Who Killed Dick Whittington?; John Kyleing Died; Death Has Two Faces  by Edwin Radford
244. A Cosy Little Murder by Edwin Radford & Mona Augusta Radford
245. Who Saw Him Die?; A Talent for Destruction by Sheila Radley
246. Ngaio Marsh: The Woman & Her Work by B. J. Rahn (ed) Biography
247. The Cambridge Murders by Dilwyn Rees (Glyn Daniel)
248. The Shadow of the Mary Celeste by Richard Rees
249. The Diamond Feather; Mister Smith's Hat; Murder in Shinbone Alley; Mourned on Sunday; Name Your Poison; The Dead Can Tell; The Opening Door; Murder on Angler's Island; The Farm-House; Staircase Four; Murder at Arroways; The Double Man; The Velvet Hand; Tell Her It's Murder; Ding Dong Bell; Not Me Inspector; Follow Me; The Day She Died  by Helen Reilly
250. To Fear A Painted Devil; Harm Done; End in Tears; A Demon in My View; Death Notes (aka Put on by Cunning) by Ruth Rendell
251. The Paddington Mystery; Fatal Descent; Peril at Cranbury Hall; Death of an Author by John Rhode
252. The Sunday Pigeon Murders (Pocket Books edition #434); Trial by Fury (Pocket Books edition #237); Having Wonderful Crime (Pocket Books edition #289) by Craig Rice
253. Murder for the Holidays (Pocket Books edition #901) by Howard Rigsby
254. Sight Unseen (Avon Pocket edition #83) by Mary Roberts Rinehart
255. Sweet Poison by David Roberts
256. The Right Red Hand (Pocket Books edition #385) by Joel Townsley Rogers

267. Murder in Any Language; If the Shroud Fits (aka Dangerous Blondes); There Was a Crooked Man; Ghost of a Chance; Triple Threat (aka Beauty Marks the Spot); One False Move; The Blonde Died Dancing (aka She Died Dancing); Murder at Noon & Night (aka Requiem for a Blonde); Scent of Mystery by Kelley Roos
268. The Calculus of Murder by Robert Rosenthal
269. Until the Day She Dies by Julian Maclaren-Ross
270. Exhaustive Enquiries; Sweet Venom by Betty Rowlands
271. The Castle of the Demon; Death Takes the Low Road by Patrick Ruell
272. Murder Plain & Fanciful by James Sandoe (anthology)
273. The Locked Room Reader by Hans Stefan Santesson (ed)
274. Busman's Honeymoon: A Detective Comedy in Three Acts by Dorothy L Sayers & M. St. Clare Byrne (the play version)
275. Crime on the Coast & No Flowers By Request by Dorothy L Sayers & the Detection Club
276. The Gun in Daniel Webster's Bust; The Green Plaid Pants by Margaret Scherf
277. Simon Said by Sarah Shaber

278. Thinner Than Blood by Stella Shepherd
279. The War of the Worlds Mystery by Philip Shreffler
280. As Long as I Live (Bantam pocket size #320) by Ione Sandberg Shriber
281. Death on Campus by Addison Simmons

282. The Charles Dickens Murders by Edith Skom
283. Impolite Society; Misleading Ladies; Royals & Rogues by Cynthia Smith
284. The Adventure of the Unseen Traveller; The Adventure of the Zodiac Plate by D. O. Smith

285. Why Aren't They Screaming?, Full Stop by Joan Smith (academic mystery)
286. Topper (#4 WWII Pocket Book edition); Did She Fall? (Pocket Books edition #479) by Thorne Smith
287. Poison for Teacher by Nancy Spain (academic mystery)
288. Blues for the Prince by Bart Spicer

289. Nights in White Satin by Michelle Spring (academic mystery)
290. The Stars Spell Death (Avon WWII pocket size edition #40) by Jonathan Stagge (Quentin)
291. Oxford Exit; Oxford Morning; Death Spell by Veronica Stallwood (academic mysteries)
292. 14 Great Detective Stories by Vincent Starret
293. Murder Goes to College by Kurt Steel
294. Dangerous Research, By George! by P. J. Stelzer
295. Footprints by Kay Cleaver Strahan
296. The Murder that Wouldn't Stay Solved by Hampton Stone
297. The Delting Secret; A Man Called Jones; A Criminal Comedy by Julian Symons
298. The Hangman's Handyman by Hake Talbot
299. An Air That Kills by Andrew Taylor
300. Murder at Vassar by Elizabeth Atwood Taylor
301. Mansions of the Dead, Judgment of the Grave, Still as Death by Sarah Stewart Taylor (academic mysteries)
302. The Crimson Hair Murders by D. L. Teilhet
303: Accessory After the Fact; Dead Man's Shoes; Dead Storage; Doctor S.O.S.; Still No Answer; Dead on Arrival; Dusty Death by Lee Thayer
304. Arrest of Scotland Yard by Donald Thomas
305. Secret Cases of Sherlock Holmes by Donald Serrell Thomas
306. The Long Revenge; A Dying Fall; A Question of Identity; Not One of Us; Portrait of Lilith; Sound Evidence by June Thomson

307. My Name Is Martha Brown by Nicola Thorne
308. To Prove a Villain by Guy M. Townsend (academic mystery)
309. The Case Against Myself by Geoffrey Tree (John Franklin Bardin)
310. Murder on Trial; Death at Deepwood Grange; Victim of Circumstance by Michael Underwood
311. The Kennel Murder Case by S. S. Van Dine


312. The Professor Knits a Shroud by Wirt Van Arsdale
313. Fallen Women by Marian Veevers
314. Murder Will Out by Roy Vickers
315. The Duke of York's Steps; Bury Him Darkly (aka Lonely Magdalen): The Verdict of You All; No Friendly Drop; Constable, Guard Thyself; Too Soon to Die; Cold Was Our Grave; The Dying Alderman; The High Sheriff; Released for Death; Heir Presumptive  by Henry Wade
316. Murder on the Titanic; Voices from the Titanic by James Walker
317. The Squealer (Avon Pocket edition #112); The Door with Seven Locks (Avon Pocket edition #125) by Edgar Wallace
318. The Corpse with the Floating Foot (#24 WWII Pocket Book Edition) by R. A. J. Walling
319. Too Many Bones; Blood from a Stone (Bantam Pocket edition #109) by Ruth Sawtell Wallis
320. The Bad Quarto, Debt of Dishonor by Jill Paton Walsh
321. Bump in the Night; Broomsticks over Flaxborough (aka Kissing Covens); It Shouldn't Happen to a Dog (aka One Man's Meat); Blue Murder; Plaster Sinners  by Colin Watson
322. The Eighth Mrs. Bluebeard by Hillary Waugh
323. The Quartz Eye; A Mystery in Ultraviolet; Who is the Next? by Henry Kitchell Webster
324. Murderer's Choice by Anna Mary Wells
325. Murder Gets a Degree; Knight Must Fall by Theodora Wender
326. The Blind Side; Who Pays the Piper? (aka Account Rendered); Pursuit of a Parcel; In the Balance (aka Danger Point); Miss Silver Comes to Stay; Out of the Past; Vanishing Point; The Clock Strikes Twelve; The Brading Collection; Lady's Bane; The Allington Inheritance by Patricia Wentworth
327. Nine Days to Evil by Nancy West
328. Murderous Schemes by Donald Westlake (ed)
329. The Smartest Grave: The Second-Hand Tomb by R. J. White

330. Playing God; The Girl with Red Suspenders by Barbara Whitehead
331. The Writing Class by Jincy Willett
332. Treasure by Degrees by David Williams
333. The Glass Cage by Colin Wilson
334. Death by Degrees by Robin Wilson
335. Always Lock Your Bedroom Door; The Corpse that Walked by Roy Winsor
336. Naked Villainy by Sara Woods
337. Death in the Old Country; The Night the Gods Smiled by Eric Wright
338. Crime & Detection by G. M. Wrong
339. The Birth of Blue Satan by Patricia Wynn
340. Dead in the Morning (academic mystery); No Medals for the Major; Silent Witness; Cast for Death; The Dost of Silence; Speak for the Dead; Admit to Murder  by Margaret Yorke

354. If the Dead Rise Not by Philip Kerr **historical mystery/thriller
355. On Murder by Thomas de Quincey **essays
356. Borges & the Eternal Orang-utan by Luis Fernando Verissimo **mystery & literary commentary
357. Decline of the English Murder by George Orwell **essays
358. The Private Memoirs & Confessions of a Justified Sinner by James Hogg **Romantic (time period) fiction/Scottish literature
359. Fool by Christopher Moore **retelling of the story of King Lear
360. Sherlock Holmes: The Hidden Years by Michael Kurland **mystery/short stories
361. House of Ghosts by Lawrence Kaplan **WWII, historical mystery
362. Forever, Erma by Erma Bombeck **humor, non-fiction
363. The Journey that Saved Curious George by Louise Borden **nonfiction, memoir
364. Eating People Is Wrong by Malcolm Bradbury **academic satire
365. Murder Most Poetic: The Mystery Novels of Ngaio Marsh by Mary A. Burgess (ed) **Literary commentary
366. The Joy of Reading: Confessions of a Life-long Reader; The Joy of Books by Eric Burns **Commentary; Reading
367. Loose Woman: Poems by Sandra Cicernos
368. A Study in Celluloid: A Producer's Account of Jeremy Brett as Sherlock Holmes by Michael Cox **Biography
369. Love All & Busman's Honeymoon: Two Plays by Dorothy L Sayers by Alzina S Dale (ed) **Drama
370. Studies in Sayers: Essays to Dr. Barbara Reynolds on Her 80th Birthday by Christopher Dean **Essays
371. The Fate of the Princes by P. C. Doherty **historical fiction
372. Freedom & Necessity by Steven Brust & Emman Bull **historical fiction
373. Danse Macabre: Francois Villon: Poetry & Murder in Medieval France by Aubrey Burl  **Historical
374. The Killings of Richard III by Robert Farrington **historical thriller
375. Royal Blood by Bertram Fields **speculative history
376. Cold Mountain by Charles Frazier **historical fiction
377. Takeoff! and Takeoff Too!! by Randall Garrett **Science Fiction, short stories
378. Under All Silences: The Many Shades of Love by Ruth Gordon **poetry
379. As Her Whimsey Took Her by Margaret P Hannay (ed) **essays
380. Gillespie & I by Jane Harris  **historical fiction/mystery
381. The Letters of Christina Rossetti by Anthony H Harrison (ed) **literary biography
382. Love Lines: Poetry in Person by Betsy Hearnes **poetry
383. The Life & Times of Hercule Poroit by Anne Hurt **literary biography
384. Infernal Devices: A Mad Victorian Fantasy by K. W. Jeter **speculative, historical
385. Taverns of the Dead by Patrick Burke Kealan  **Horror
386. Shadow Play: The Murder of Robert F Kennedy by William Klaber & Phillip H Melanson **history
387. His Share of Glory by C. M. Kornbluth **Science Fiction
388. Ngaio Marsh: A Life by Margaret Lewis **biography
389. Dorothy L Sayers: Wimsey & Interwar British Society by Terrence L Lewis **literary biography
390. Diaries & Letters of Anne Morrow Lindberg by Anne Morrow Lindberg **autobiography
391. Unprofessional Behavior by Will Manley **Librarians/books
392. The Man Who Became Sherlock Holmes by Terry Manners  **Jeremy Brett
393. Black Beech & Honeydew by Ngaio Marsh **autobio
394. Memoirs of a Bookman by Jack Matthews **books
395. Ngaio Marsh by Kathryn McDorman **bio
396. Clear Pond: The Reconstruction o fa Life; A Clear Space on a Cold Day; Homage to Beatrix Potter by Roger Mitchell  **poetry
397. 100 Love Sonnets by Pablo Neruda  ** poetry
398. Beyond Uhura by Nichelle Nichols  **autobio
399. Grave Circle by David Nolta  **academic mystery
400. The Blood-Stained Bridal Gown by Joyce Carroll Oates  **historical mystery
401. Josephine Tey by Sandra Ray  **bio
402. The Whimsical Christian by Dorothy L Sayers
403. Forward to Camelot by Susan Sloate & Kevin Finn  **historical/speculative fiction
404. Arsenic & Clam Chowder by James D Livingston **historical true crime
405. The Girls of Murder City by Douglas Perry
406. A Very Private Enterprise by Elizabeth Ironside
407. Riddle of Berlin by Cym Lowell
408. The Last Letter From Your Lover by Jo Jo Moyes
409. The Purple Cloud by M P Shiel
410. Four Days' Wonder by A. A. Milne