Edward Marston
Keith Miles
Nicholas Bracewell, stage manager for an Elizabethan acting company in London, England:

The Queen’s Head (1988)

The Merry Devils (1989)

The Trip to Jerusalem (1990)

The Nine Giants (1991)

The Mad Courtesan (1992)

The Silent Woman (1992)

The Roaring Boy (1995)
Finalist 1996 Edgar Award for Best Mystery

The Laughing Hangman (1996)

The Fair Maid of Bohemia (1997)

The Wanton Angel (1999)

The Devil’s Apprentice (2001)

The Bawdy Basket (2002)

The Vagabond Clown (2003)

The Counterfeit Crank (2004)

The Malevolent Comedy (2005)

The Princess of Denmark (2006)

Ralph Delchard, a soldier and Gervase Bret, a lawyer, in 11th century England, in the Domesday Series:

The Wolves of Savernake (1993)

The Ravens of Blackwater (1994)

The Dragons of Archenfield (1995)

The Lions of the North (1996)

The Serpents of Harbledown (1996)

The Stallions of Woodstock (1997)

The Hawks of Delamere (1998)

The Wildcats of Exeter (1998)

The Foxes of Warwick (1999)

The Owls of Gloucester (2000)

The Elephants of Norwich (2000)

Christopher Redmayne, an architect, and Jonathan Bale, a constable in 1600s London, England:

The King’s Evil (1999)

The Amorous Nightingale (2000)

The Repentant Rake (2001)

The Frost Fair (2003)

The Parliament House (2006)

The Painted Lady (2007)

Robert Colbeck, a former attorney now serving as an inspector in the fledging Scotland Yard in 1851 London, England, in the Railway Detective mysteries:

The Railway Detective1 (2004)

The Excursion Train1 (2005)

The Railway Viaduct1 (2006)

The Iron Horse (2007)

Murder on the Brighton Express (2008)

The Silver Locomotive Mystery (2009)

Railway to the Grave (2010)

Blood on the Line (2011)

The Stationmaster’s Farewell (2012)

Peril on the Royal Train (2013)

A Ticket to Oblivion (2014)

Inspector Colbeck’s Casebook: Thirteen Tales from the Railway Detective (2014) [SS]

Timetable of Death (2015)

Signal for Vengeance (2016)

The Circus Train Conspiracy (2017)

A Christmas Railway Mystery (2017)

Points of Danger (2018)

Fear on the Phantom Special (2019)

Slaughter in the Sapperton Tunnel (2021)

Daniel Rawson, a spy, adventurer, and captain in the British army under the Duke of Malborough in the 1700s in Europe and England:

Soldier of Fortune (2008)

Drums of War (2008)

Fire and Sword (2009)

Under Siege (2010)

A Very Murdering Battle (2011)

Inspector Harvey Marmion and Sergeant Joe Keedy, metropolitan police in 1915 London, England, in the Home Front Detective series:

A Bespoke Murder (2011)

An Instrument of Slaughter (2012)

Five Dead Canaries (2013)

Deeds of Darkness (2014)

Dance of Death (2015)

The Enemy Within (2016)

Under Attack (2017)

The Unseen Hand (2019)

Peter and Paul Skillen, twin detectives in 18th century London, England, in the Bow Street Rivals series:

Shadow of the Hangman (2015)

Steps to the Gallows (2016)

Date with the Executioner (2017)

Fugitive from the Grave (2018)

Rage of the Assassin (2020)


Murder, Ancient and Modern (2005) [SS]

Written as Conrad Allen
George Porter Dillman, a yacht-builder-turned-actor-turned-detective:

Murder on the Lusitania (1999)

Murder on the Mauretania (2000)

Murder on the Minnesota (2002)

Murder on the Caronia (2003)

Murder on the Marmora (2004)

Murder on the Salsette (2005)

Murder on the Oceanic (2006)

Murder on the Celtic (2007)

Written as Keith Miles (real name)
Alan Saxon, a professional golfer:

Bullet Hole (1986)

Double Eagle (1987)

Green Murder (1990)

Flagstick (1991)

Bermuda Grass (2002)

Honolulu Play Off (2004)

Written as Keith Miles (real name)
Merlin Richards, 1920s young Welsh architect in Phoenix, Arizona:

Murder in Perspective (1997)

Saint’s Rest (1999)

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