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Crime fiction authors
A
Rennie Airth
Ted Allbeury
Margery Allingham
Eric Ambler
Sir Henry Aubrey-Fletcher

B
Robert Barnard
Bernard Bastable
Simon Beaufort
Francis Beeding
E.C. Bentley
Kenneth Benton
Anthony Berkeley
Ira Berkowitz
John Bingham
Benjamin Black
Cara Black
James Carlos Blake
Nicholas Blake
Stephen Booth
Dorothy Bowers
Simon Brett
Marshall Browne
James Lee Burke
Jan Burke

C
James M. Cain
Emma Campion
Ruth Carrington
Sarah Caudwell
Raymond Chandler
P.F. Chisholm
Agatha Christie
Alys Clare
Alfred Gordon Clark
Ann Cleeves
Barbara Cleverly
V.C. Clinton-Baddeley
Liza Cody
Tucker Coe
Reed Farrel Coleman
Manning Coles
Michael Connelly
J.J. Connington
K.C. Constantine
Peter Corris
A.B. Cox
Anthony Berkeley Cox
Robert Crais
Bill Crider
Edmund Crispin
Freeman Wills Crofts
Amanda Cross
James Crumley


D
Barbara D'Amato
John Dale
Lionel Davidson
David Stuart Davies
Lindsey Davis
Marele Day
Cecil Day-Lewis
William L. DeAndrea
Colin Dexter
Michael Dibdin
Adam Diment
Garry Disher
Joanne Dobson
R.B. Dominic
Margaret Doody
Ruth Downie
Peter Doyle
Joan Druett
John Dunning

E
James Ellroy
Earl Emerson
Howard Engel
Loren D. Estleman
Elizabeth Eyre

F
Terence Faherty
A.A. Fair
Quinn Fawcett
Dan Fesperman
G.M. Ford
Jack Foxx
Ariana Franklin
Nicolas Freeling
Celia Fremlin
Alan Furst

G
Erle Stanley Gardner
John Gardner
William Garner
Michael Gilbert
Bartholomew Gill
Dorothy Gilman
Robert Goddard
Robert Goldsborough
Jason Goodwin
Sue Grafton
Caroline Graham
Ann Granger
Alex Gray
Stephen Greenleaf
John Greenwood
Kerry Greenwood
Susanna Gregory
Martha Grimes


H
Joan Hadley
Bruce Hamilton
Donald Hamilton
Lyn Hamilton
Lauren Haney
C.B. Hanley
Cyril Hare
R.J. Harlick
Michael Hartland
John Harvey
M. Doriel Hay
Carolyn Gold Heilbrun
Martha Henissart
Joan Hess
Carl Hiaasen
George V. Higgins
Reginald Hill
Anne Hillerman
Tony Hillerman
John Buxton Hilton
Chester Himes
Hazel Holt
Samuel Holt
Joseph Hone
Katherine Howell
Dorothy B. Hughes
Richard Hull
Adrian Hyland

I
Francis Iles
Anne Infante

J
P.D. James
Robert Furneaux Jordan
Morag Joss

K
Stuart M. Kaminsky
Joseph Kanon
H.R.F. Keating
Jim Kelly
Michael Kenyon
Philip Kerr
Laurie R. King
Bernard Knight

L
Emma Lathen
Jonathan Latimer
Mary Jane Latsis
Janet Laurence
John le Carré
Peter Lear
Elmore Leonard
Simon Levack
Michael Z. Lewin
Ted Lewis
Gillian Linscott
Robert Littell
Peter Lovesey
John Lutz
Gavin Lyall


M
John D. MacDonald
Ross MacDonald
Helen MacInnes
Barry Maitland
Michael Mallory
Shane Maloney
Jessica Mann
Ngaio Marsh
William Marshall
J.C. Masterman
Andrew Masterson
Harold Q. Masur
Peter May
Helen McCloy
James McClure
Horace McCoy
Val McDermid
Geoffrey McGeachin
Jill McGown
Pat McIntosh
Medieval Murderers
Nicholas Meyer
Kenneth Miller
Larry Millett
Walter Mosley
Patricia Moyes
Marcia Muller
Amy Myers
Beverle Graves Myers

N
Tom Neale
Barbara Neely
Diana Norman
Malla Nunn
Chris Nyst

O
Maureen O'Brien
Gemma O'Connor
Sister Carol Anne O'Marie

P
Sara Paretsky
Robert B. Parker
T. Jefferson Parker
Barbara Paul
Caro Peacock
Michael Pearce
Iain Pears
Nancy Pickard
Bernard Picton
Robert Player
Anthony Price

Q
Sheila Quigley

R
Ian Rankin
Clayton Rawson
Ruth Rendell
Kel Richards
Candace Robb
Barrie Roberts
Kel Robertson
Lynda S. Robinson
Peter Robinson
Caroline Roe
Roberta Rogow
Kate Ross
Laura Joh Rowland
S.J. Rozan
Patrick Ruell
Robert Ryan


S
Medora Sale
James Sallis
Richard Henry Sampson
John Sandford
C.J. Sansom
Dorothy L. Sayers
Mabel Seeley
Dorothy Simpson
Helen Simpson
Julie Smith
Julia Spencer-Fleming
Susannah Stacey
Veronica Stallwood
Jill Staynes
John Straley
Richard Stark
Alfred Walter Stewart
Margaret Storey
Julian Symons

T
Andrew Taylor
Peter Temple
Frank Thomas
Paul Thomas
Estelle Thompson
L.C. Tyler

U
Dorothy Uhnak
Nicola Upson

V
Alan Vanneman
Barbara Vine

W
Henry Wade
Mary Willis Walker
Jill Paton Walsh
Minette Walters
Colin Watson
Donald E. Westlake
Robert Wilson
Jacqueline Winspear
David Wishart
Chris Womersley
Daniel Woodrell
Eric Wright

Y
Felicity Young

Z
Eve Zaremba


Last updated February 2019