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Desmond Cory is a pseudonym used by British mystery/thriller writer Shaun Lloyd McCarthy (Lancing, Sussex, February 16 1928 - January 2001)

Desmond Cory authored some 40+ novels, including the creation of serial characters such as Johnny Fedora, a debonair British secret agent. Cory also wrote screenplays for Graham Greene novels (such as England Made Me) and had a number of his own novels appear on the big-screen and in TV thriller series.

Desmond Cory is arguably one of Britain’s most prolific thriller writers. His writing spans over 40 years, during which time he used up to three different pen names, such was the demand for his work. Academics cover his works in such books as British Mystery and Thriller Writers Since 1940, and Detecting Men: A Reader's Guide and Checklist for Mystery Series Written By Men.

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Total Books: 29
2011 - Undertow (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781906288624
ISBN-10: 1906288623
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense

The Strange Attractor
1992 - The Strange Attractor [Lythway Large Print Series] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780745115634
ISBN-10: 0745115632
Genre: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense

The Mask of Zeus
1992 - The Mask of Zeus [Crime Case] (Hardcover)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780333575550
ISBN-10: 0333575555

The Catalyst
1991 - The Catalyst (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780312058326
ISBN-10: 0312058322
Genre: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense

Circe Complex
1980 - Circe Complex (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780450045837
ISBN-10: 0450045838

1977 - Bennett (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780333217573
ISBN-10: 0333217578

Take My Drum to England
1971 - Take My Drum to England (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780340150412
ISBN-10: 0340150416

The night hawk
The Night Hawk (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780340108567
ISBN-10: 0340108568

Sunburst (Hardcover)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780340125656
ISBN-10: 0340125659

A bit of a shunt up the river
A Bit of a Shunt Up the River (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780385014618
ISBN-10: 0385014619

Feramontov (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780450000539
ISBN-10: 0450000532

Shockwave (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780451026934
ISBN-10: 0451026934

Johnny Goes South
Johnny Goes South (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780451028464
ISBN-10: 0451028465

Timelock (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780802730527
ISBN-10: 0802730523
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy

Dead Fall
Dead Fall [Walker British Mystery Series] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780802730626
ISBN-10: 0802730620
Genre: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense