Robert Barnard
Perry Trethowan, a Scotland Yard inspector in London, England:

Sheer Torture (1981)
APA: Death by Sheer Torture (1982)

Death and the Princess (1982)

The Case of the Missing Brontë (1983)
APA: The Missing Brontë (1983)

Bodies1 (1987)

The Cherry Blossom Corpse2 (1987)
APA: Death in Purple Prose (1987)

Charlie Peace, a young black Scotland Yard detective first in London and then in Leeds, England:

Death and the Chaste Apprentice (1989)

A Fatal Attachment2 (1992)

A Hovering of Vultures2 (1993)

The Bad Samaritan2 (1995)

No Place of Safety2 (1997)

The Corpse at the Haworth Tandoori (1998)

The Bones in the Attic (2001)

A Fall From Grace2 (2007)

The Killings on Jubilee Terrace (2009)

A Charitable Body (2012)

Mike Oddie, Police Superintendent in Leeds, England:

A City of Strangers (1990)


Death of an Old Goat (1974)

A Little Local Murder (1976)

Death on the High C’s (1977)

Blood Brotherhood (1977)

Unruly Son (1978)
APA: Death of a Mystery Writer (1979)
Finalist 1980 Edgar Award for Best Mystery

Posthumous Papers (1979)
APA: Death of a Literary Widow (1980)
Finalist 1981 Edgar Award for Best Mystery

Death in a Cold Climate (1980)
Finalist 1982 Edgar Award for Best Mystery

Mother’s Boys (1981)
APA: Death of a Perfect Mother (1981)

Little Victims (1983)
APA: School for Murder (1984)

Corpse in a Gilded Cage (1984)

Out of the Blackout (1985)

The Disposal of the Living (1985)
APA: Fête Fatale (1985)
Finalist 1985 Gold Dagger Award

Political Suicide (1986)

The Skeleton in the Grass (1987)

At Death’s Door (1988)
Finalist 1988 Gold Dagger Award

Death of a Salesperson and Other Untimely Exits (1989) [SS]
APA: Death of a Salesperson (1990) [SS]

A City of Strangers (1990)

A Scandal in Belgravia (1991)
Finalist 1992 Nero Award

The Masters of the House (1994)

The Habit of Widowhood (1996) [SS]
APA: The Habit of Widowhood and Other Murderous Proclivities (1996) [SS]

Touched by the Dead (1999)
APA: A Murder in Mayfair (2000)

Unholy Dying (2000)

The Mistress of Alderley (2002)

A Cry from the Dark (2003)

The Graveyard Position3 (2004)

Dying Flames (2005)

Last Post (2008)

A Stranger in the Family (2010)

The Rogue’s Gallery (2011)


A Talent to Deceive: An Appreciation of Agatha Christie (1987)

Written as Bernard Bastable
Amadeus Mozart, an 18th century musician in London, England:

Dead, Mr. Mozart (1994)

Too Many Notes, Mr. Mozart (1995)

Written as Bernard Bastable

To Die Like a Gentleman (1993)

A Mansion and Its Murder (1998)

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