Bernard Knight
1931-
Pseudonym: Bernard Picton
 

Professor Bernard Knight is a former Home Office Pathologist and Professor of Forensic Pathology, University of Wales College of Medicine. He is now retired and able to devote more of his time to his writing career. He also wrote under the pseudonym 'Bernard Picton'. He is the creator of:
1. 'Sir John de Wolfe', ex-crusader and the first coroner for the county of Devon.
2. 'Dr. Richard Pryor', a pathologist in the mid 1950s.

 
 
Titles and year of publication:
 
'Crowner John' Novels
 1) The Sanctuary Seeker  1998
 2) The Poisoned Chalice  1998
 3) Crowner's Quest  1999
 4) The Awful Secret  2000
 5) The Tinner's Corpse  2001
 6) The Grim Reaper  2002
 7) Fear in the Forest  2003
 8) The Witch Hunter  2004
 9) Figure of Hate  2005
10) The Elixir of Death  2006
11) The Noble Outlaw  2007
12) The Manor of Death  2008
13) Crowner Royal  2009
14) A Plague of Heretics  2010
15) Crowner's Crusade  2012
'Dr. Richard Pryor' Novels
 1) Where Death Delights  2010
 2) According to the Evidence  2010
 3) Grounds for Appeal  2011
Other Novels
 1) Brennan  2003
 2) Dead in the Dog  2012
As 'Bernard Picton'
 1) The Lately Deceased  1963
 2) The Thread of Evidence  1965
 3) Mistress Murder  1966
 4) Russian Roulette  1968
 5) Policeman's Progress  1969
 6) Tiger at Bay  1970
 7) The Expert  1976

Back