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

 

Dell Shannon  (aka Leslie Egan, Elizabeth Linington, & Anne Blaisdell)
Luis Mendoza Series:
Main Character: Luis Mendoza, LAPD Lieutenant

  1. Case Pending    '60
  2. The Ace of Spades    '61
  3. Extra Kill    '62
  4. Knave of Hearts    '62
  5. Death of a Busybody  '63
  6. Double Bluff  '63
  7. The Death-Bringers   '64
  8. Mark of Murder    '64
  9. Root of All Evil    '64
  10. Death by Inches    '65
  11. Coffin Corner    '66
  12. With a Vengeance    '66
  13. Chance to Kill    '67
  14. Rain with Violence    '67
  15. Kill with Kindness    '67
  16. Crime on Their Hands    '69
  17. Schooled to Kill    '69
  18. Unexpected Death    '70
  19. Whim to Kill    '71
  20. The Ringer    '71
  21. Murder with Love    '71
  22. With Intent to Kill    '72
  23. No Holiday for Crime    '73
  24. Spring of Violence    '73
  25. Crime File    '74
  26. Deuces Wild    '75
  27. Streets of Death    '76
  28. Appearances of Death    '77
  29. Cold Trail    '78
  30. Felony at Random  '80
  31. Felony File   '80
  32. Murder Most Strange    '81
  33. The Motive on Record   '82
  34. Exploit of Death   '83
  35. Destiny of Death   '84
  36. Chaos of Crime    '85
  37. Blood Count    '86
  38. Murder by Tale    '87

WRITTEN AS ELIZABETH LININGTON:
IVOR MADDOX Series:
Main Character: Ivor Maddox, Police Sergeant, Hollywood

  1. Greenmask!    '64
  2. No Evil Angel    '64
  3. Date with Death    '66
  4. Something Wrong    '67
  5. Policeman's Lot    '68
  6. Practice to Deceive    '71
  7. Crime by Chance    '73
  8. Perchance of Death    '77
  9. No Villain Need Be    '79
  10. Consequences of Crime    '80
  11. Skeletons in the Closet    '82
  12. Felony Report    '84
  13. Strange Felony    '86

STAND ALONES:

Alter Ego  '88

WRITTEN AS LESLIE EGAN
JESSE FALKENSTEIN Series:
Main Character: Jesse Falkenstein, Lawyer, Los Angeles

  1. A Case for Appeal    '61
  2. Against the Evidence    '62
  3. My Name Is Death    '64
  4. Some Avenger, Rise!    '66
  5. A Serious Investigation   '68
  6. In the Death of a Man   '70
  7. Paper Chase   '72
  8. The Blind Search    '77
  9. Look Back on Death     '78
  10. Motive in Shadow     '80
  11. The Miser   '81
  12. Little Boy Lost   '83
  13. Chain of Violence   '85

VIC VARALLO Series:

  1. The Borrowed Alibi   '62
  2. Run to Evil    '63
  3. Detective's Due    '65
  4. The Nameless Ones    '67
  5. The Wine of Violence    '69
  6. Malicious Mischief    '71
  7. Scenes of Crime    '76
  8. A Dream Apart    '78
  9. The Hunter and the Hunted    '79
  10. A Choice of Crimes    '79
  11. Random Death    '82
  12. Crime for Christmas    '84
  13. The Wine of Life    '85

WRITTEN AS ANNE BLAISDELL:

Nightmare '61



First Four by Shannon by Dell Shannon
   First Four by Shannon

 

No Holiday for Crime by Dell Shannon
   No Holiday for Crime

 

Murder with Love by Dell Shannon
   Murder with Love

 

Appearances of Death by Dell Shannon
  Appearances of Death

 

The Ace of Spades by Dell Shannon
   The Ace of Spades

 

Crime File by Dell Shannon
   Crime File