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Michael Avallone (born in New York City, October 27, 1924, died March 1, 1999) was a prolific American author of mystery and secret agent fiction, as well as many novels based upon various television series and films. His lifetime output is known to have exceeded 1,000 works, including novels, short stories, and articles, published under his own name or numerous pseudonyms.

Avallone published his first novel, The Tall Dolores, in 1953 introducing the character of "Ed Noon", the private detective protagonist of the story. Avallone went on to write three dozen Ed Noon novels, the most recent of which was published in 1989. The final volume, "Since Noon Yesterday" is, as of 2005, unpublished.

During his career, Avallone wrote many officially licensed novels tying-in with popular TV series and films of the time, including The Man from U.N.C.L.E., Hawaii Five-O, Mannix, Friday the 13th Part III, Beneath the Planet of the Apes and even The Partridge Family. He also wrote a series of novellas in the late 1960s featuring an U.N.C.L.E.-like organization called INTREX. Avallone is sometimes cited incorrectly as the creator of Man from U.N.C.L.E. (as in the January 1967 issue of The Saint Magazine).

Avallone also wrote numerous entries in the Killmaster series beginning in the 1960s (these books are credited to the fictitious title character), and, under the pseudonym "Troy Conway" wrote a handful of entries in the tongue-in-cheek porn The Coxeman novel series between 1967 and 1973, that parodied The Man from U.N.C.L.E.. One of the more unusual entries in his canon was the novelization of the 1982 TV miniseries, A Woman Called Golda, based on the life of Golda Meir.

Among the many pseudonyms that Michael Avallone used (male and female) were: Mile Avalione, Mike Avalone, Troy Conway, Mark Dane, Steve Michaels, Edwina Noone, Priscilla Dalton, John Patrick, Jeanne-Anne dePre, Dorothea Nile, Sidney Stuart, Dora Highland, Stuart Jason, Vance Stanton, Max Walker, and Lee Davis Willoughby.

From 1962 to 1965, Avallone edited the Mystery Writers of America newsletter.
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Total Books: 46
AQA Maths Study Guide
Aqa Maths Study Guide [Revise AS] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781844194100
ISBN-10: 1844194108

Beneath the Planet of the Apes
Beneath the Planet of the Apes (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780552680332
ISBN-10: 0552680338

The Big Stiffs
The Big Stiffs [Linford Mystery] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780708953402
ISBN-10: 0708953409
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense

Bolero Murders
Bolero Murders (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780709127833
ISBN-10: 0709127839

Boris Karloff presents tales of the frightened
Boris Karloff Presents Tales of the Frightened (Other)
ISBN-13: 9780515032826
ISBN-10: 0515032824
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.

Cannonball Run
Cannonball Run (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780843909937
ISBN-10: 0843909935
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.

Carquake (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780352396686
ISBN-10: 0352396687
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Charlie Chan and the Curse of the Dragon Queen
Charlie Chan and the Curse of the Dragon Queen (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780523415055
ISBN-10: 0523415052

Dark on Monday
Dark on Monday (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780709167860
ISBN-10: 0709167865

Death Dives Deep
Death Dives Deep (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780709118015
ISBN-10: 0709118015

Devil Devil
Devil Devil (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780446756785
ISBN-10: 0446756784

The Doomsday Bag
The Doomsday Bag [An Ed Noon Mystery] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780451040961
ISBN-10: 0451040961

Ed Noon in London
Ed Noon in London (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780709142225
ISBN-10: 0709142226

Ed Noon the Horrible Man
Ed Noon the Horrible Man (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780709100386
ISBN-10: 0709100388

FiveMinute Mysteries Cases from the Files of Ed Noon
Fiveminute Mysteries Cases From the Files of Ed Noon (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780590053686
ISBN-10: 059005368X
Genre: Children's Books
  • Currently 5/5 Stars.

Flowercovered Corpse
Flowercovered Corpse (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780709110064
ISBN-10: 0709110065

The Girl From Uncle 2
The Girl From Uncle 2 [The Blazing Affair] (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780451030429
ISBN-10: 0451030427

The Girl From Uncle
The Girl From Uncle [The Birds Of a Feather Affair] (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780451030122
ISBN-10: 0451030125

Girl in the Cockpit
Girl in the Cockpit (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780709138648
ISBN-10: 0709138644

Gryphon Double No 4 Open Season on Cops The Arabella Nude
Gryphon Double No 4 Open Season on Cops the Arabella Nude [Gryphon double novel] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780936071244
ISBN-10: 0936071249
Genre: Literature & Fiction

The Haunted Hall
The Haunted Hall [Partridge Family, Bk 2] (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780502050048
ISBN-10: 0502050047
Genre: Humor & Entertainment

High Noon at Midnight [Bogie's Mystery] (Paperback)
Keith the Hero [Partridge Family, Bk 3] (Paperback)Paperback
Mini Mysteries for Amateur Detectives [5 Books, Mind Boggling Mysteries] (Paperback)
Shock Corridor [Blue Murder] (Paperback)
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