Cozy Mystery List
A Guide to Cozy Mystery (and Other Favorite) Books and DVDs
 

 

Conrad Allen  (aka Edward Marston and Keith Miles)
(I enjoy Allen's Dillman Mystery Series a lot.)
DILLMAN Series:
Main Character: George Porter Dillman, Detective, Former Pinkerton Agent & Yacht Builder

  1. Murder on the Lusitania     '99
  2. Murder on the Mauretania     '00
  3. Murder on the Minnesota     '02
  4. Murder on the Caronia     '03
  5. Murder on the Marmora     '04
  6. Murder on the Salsette     '05
  7. Murder on the Oceanic     '06
  8. Murder on the Celtic   '07

Written as Keith Miles:
ALAN SAXON Series:
Main Character: Alan Saxon, Golfer

  1. Bullet Hole     '86
  2. Double Eagle     '87
  3. Green Murder     '90
  4. Flagstick     '91
  5. Bermuda Grass     '02
  6. Honolulu Play-Off    '04

MERLIN RICHARDS Series:
Main Character: Merlin Richards, Architect, 1920s, Phoenix

  1. Murder in Perspective     '97
  2. Saint’s Rest     '99
  3. Bermuda Grass   '05

Written as Edward Marston:
(Reportedly not cozy)
RAILWAY DETECTIVE MYSTERY Series:
Main Character: Robert Colbeck, Inspector, Scotland Yard, 1850s

  1. The Railway Detective     '04
  2. The Excursion Train     '05 
  3. The Railway Viaduct     '06
  4. The Iron Horse     '07
  5. Murder on the Brighton Express    '08
  6. The Silver Locomotive     '09
  7. Railway to the Grave    '10
  8. Blood on the Line    '11
  9. The Stationmaster’s Farewell    '12
  10. Peril on the Royal Train   '13

HOME FRONT DETECTIVE MYSTERY Series:
Main Character: Inspector Harvey Marmion, London, early 1900s

  1. A Bespoke Murder    '11
  2. Instrument of Slaughter  '12
  3. Five Dead Canaries    '14

CAPTAIN RAWSON Series:
Main Character: Daniel Rawson, 1700s, British Spy

  1. Soldier of Fortune   '08
  2. Drums of War   '08
  3. Fire and Sword   '09
  4. Under Siege   '10
  5. A Very Murdering Battle   '11

REDMAYNE & BALE Series:

  1. The King’s Evil      '99
  2. The Amorous Nightingale    '00
  3. The Repentant Rake    '01
  4. The Frost Fair   '03
  5. The Parliament House    '06
  6. The Painted Lady    '07

ELIZABETHAN THEATER  Series:
Main Character: Nicholas Bracewell

  1. The Queen’s Head    '88
  2. The Merry Devils    '89
  3. The Trip to Jerusalem    '90
  4. The Nine Giants    '91
  5. The Mad Courtesan    '92
  6. The Silent Woman    '92
  7. The Roaring Boy    '95
  8. The Laughing Hangman    '96
  9. The Fair Maid of Bohemia    '97
  10. The Wanton Angel    '99
  11. The Devil’s Apprentice    '01
  12. The Bawdy Basket    '02
  13. The Vagabond Clown    '03
  14. The Counterfeit Crank    '04
  15. The Malevolent Comedy     '05
  16. The Princess of Denmark    '06 

DOMESDAY Series:
Main Characters: Ralph Delchard & Gervase Bret, Soldier & Lawyer (respectively), 1000s, England

  1. The Wolves of Savernake     '93
  2. The Ravens of Blackwater     '94
  3. The Dragons of Archenfield    '95
  4. The Lions of the North    '96
  5. The Serpents of Harbledown    '96
  6. The Stallions of Woodstock    '97
  7. The Hawks of Delamere    '98
  8. The Wildcats of Exeter    '98
  9. The Foxes of Warwick    '99
  10. The Owls of Gloucester    '00
  11. The Elephants of Norwich   '00


Murder on the Celtic by Conrad Allen (aka Edward Marson & Keith Miles)
Murder on the Celtic

 

Murder on the Oceanic by Conrad Allen (aka Edward Marson & Keith Miles)
Murder on the Oceanic

 

Murder on the Salsette by Conrad Allen (aka Edward Marson & Keith Miles)
Murder on the Salsette

 

Murder on the Marmora by Conrad Allen (aka Edward Marson & Keith Miles)
Murder on the Marmora

 

Murder on the Caronia by Conrad Allen (aka Edward Marson & Keith Miles)
Murder on the Caronia

 

Murder on the Minnesota by Conrad Allen (aka Edward Marson & Keith Miles)
Murder on the Minnesota

 

Five Dead Canaries by Edward Marston (aka Conrad Allen & Keith Miles)
Five Dead Canaries

 

Peril on the Royal Train by Edward Marston (aka Conrad Allen & Keith Miles)
Peril on the Royal Train

 

Instrument of Slaughter by Edward Marston (aka Conrad Allen & Keith Miles)
Instrument of Slaughter

 

The Stationmaster’s Farewell by Edward Marston (aka Conrad Allen & Keith Miles)
The Stationmaster’s Farewell