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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 The final volume, "Since Noon Yesterday" is, as of 2005, unpublished.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
2010 - Aqa Maths Study Guide [Revise AS] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781844194100
ISBN-10: 1844194108

The Big Stiffs
1998 - The Big Stiffs [Linford Mystery] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780708953402
ISBN-10: 0708953409
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense

Shock Corridor
1990 - Shock Corridor [Blue Murder] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781854800589
ISBN-10: 1854800582
Genre: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense

A Woman Called Golda
1982 - A Woman Called Golda (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780843911145
ISBN-10: 084391114X
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.

Dark on Monday
1978 - Dark on Monday (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780709167860
ISBN-10: 0709167865

FiveMinute Mysteries Cases from the Files of Ed Noon
1978 - Fiveminute Mysteries Cases From the Files of Ed Noon (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780590053686
ISBN-10: 059005368X
Genre: Children's Books
  • Currently 5/5 Stars.

Where Monsters Walk
1978 - Where Monsters Walk (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780590119146
ISBN-10: 0590119141

Secret Lives of the TVGirls
1976 - Secret Lives of the Tvgirls (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780330246095
ISBN-10: 0330246097
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Kill Her  You'll Like it
1974 - Kill Her You'll Like It (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780709138303
ISBN-10: 070913830X

Girl in the Cockpit
1974 - Girl in the Cockpit (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780709138648
ISBN-10: 0709138644

Ed Noon in London
1974 - Ed Noon in London (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780709142225
ISBN-10: 0709142226

Bolero Murders
1972 - Bolero Murders (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780709127833
ISBN-10: 0709127839

Ultimate Client
1971 - Ultimate Client (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780709118619
ISBN-10: 0709118619

Little Miss Murder
1971 - Little Miss Murder (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780451046161
ISBN-10: 0451046161

Death Dives Deep
1971 - Death Dives Deep (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780709118015
ISBN-10: 0709118015

Killer's Highway
1970 - Killer's Highway (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780709117278
ISBN-10: 0709117272

The Haunted Hall
1970 - The Haunted Hall [Partridge Family, Bk 2] (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780502050048
ISBN-10: 0502050047
Genre: Humor & Entertainment

Beneath the Planet of the Apes
1970 - Beneath the Planet of the Apes (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780552680332
ISBN-10: 0552680338

Keith the Hero
1970 - Keith the Hero [Partridge Family, Bk 3] (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780502050055
ISBN-10: 0502050055
Genre: Humor & Entertainment

The Doomsday Bag
1969 - The Doomsday Bag [An Ed Noon Mystery] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780451040961
ISBN-10: 0451040961

1969 - Missing (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780451037411
ISBN-10: 0451037413

1966 - The Girl From Uncle [The Birds Of a Feather Affair] (Paperback)Paperback
1966 - The Girl From Uncle 2 [The Blazing Affair] (Paperback)Paperback
Mini Mysteries for Amateur Detectives [5 Books, Mind Boggling Mysteries] (Paperback)
High Noon at Midnight [Bogie's Mystery] (Paperback)
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