Michael Pearce
1933-
 

Michael Pearce grew up in the Anglo-Egyptian Sudan. He returned there later to teach. Nowadays he lives in London. He is the creator of:
1. 'Gareth Owen', aka the Mamur Zapt, Head of Cairo's Secret Police at the beginning of the 20th Century.
2. 'Dmitri Kameroun', a young Russian lawyer.
3. 'Seymour', an officer of the Special Branch.

 

Titles and year of publication:
 
'Mamur Zapt' Novels
 1) The Mamur Zapt and the Return of the Carpet  1987
 2) The Mamur Zapt and the Night of the Dog  1989
 3) The Mamur Zapt and the Donkey-Vous  1990
 4) The Mamur Zapt and the Men Behind  1991
 5) The Mamur Zapt and the Girl in the Nile  1991
 6) The Mamur Zapt and the Spoils of Egypt (Last Laugh Dagger Award)  1992
 7) The Mamur Zapt and the Camels of Destruction  1993
 8) The Snake Catcher's Daughter  1994
 9) The Mingrelian Conspiracy  1995
10) The Fig Tree Murder  1996
11) The Last Cut  1998
12) Death of an Effendi  1999
13) A Cold Touch of Ice  2000
14) The Face in the Cemetery  2001
15) The Point in the Market  2005
16) The Mark of the Pasha  2008
17) The Bride Box  2013
18) The Mouth of the Crocodile  2014
19) The Women of the Souk  2016
'Dmitri' Novels
 1) Dmitri and the Milk Drinkers  1997
 2) Dmitri and the One-Legged Lady  1999
'Seymour' Novels
 1) A Dead Man in Trieste  2004
 2) A Dead Man in Istanbul  2005
 3) A Dead Man in Athens  2006
 4) A Dead Man in Tangier  2007
 5) A Dead Man in Barcelona  2008
 6) A Dead Man in Naples  2009
 7) A Dead Man in Malta  2010
Other Novels
 1) The Dragoman's Story  2000

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