Joyce Porter
1924-1990
  

Joyce Porter was born in Cheshire and educated at King's College, London. She served in the Women's Royal Airforce. She is the creator of:
1. ‘Eddie Brown’, a spy.
2. ‘Constance Ethel Morrison Burke’, an amateur sleuth.
3. ‘Wilfred Dover’, a Chief Inspector.

 

Titles and year of publication:
 
‘Eddie Brown’ Novels
 1) Sour Cream with Everything  1966
 2) The Chinks in the Curtain  1967
 3) Neither a Candle Nor a Pitchfork  1969
 4) Only with a Bargepole  1971
‘Constance Ethel Morrison Burke’ Novels
 1) Rather a Common Sort of Crime  1970
 2) A Meddler and Her Murder  1972
 3) The Package Included Murder  1975
 4) Who the Heck Is Sylvia?  1977
 5) The Cart Before the Crime  1979
‘Wilfred Dover’ Novels
 1) Dover One  1964
 2) Dover Two  1965
 3) Dover Three  1965
 4) Dover and the Unkindest Cut of All  1967
 5) Dover and the Sense of Justice  1968
 6) Dover Goes to Pott  1968
 7) Dover Pulls a Rabbit (short story)  1969
 8) Dover Fails to Make His Mark  1970
 9) Dover Strikes Again  1970
10) Dover Tangles with High Finance (short story)  1970
11) A Terrible Drag for Dover  1971
12) Dover and the Dark Lady (short story)  1972
13) It's Murder with Dover  1973
14) Dover and the Claret Tappers  1976
15) Dover Does Some Spadework (short story)  1976
16) When Dover Gets Knotted  1977
17) Dover Doesn't Dilly-Dally  1977
18) Dover Goes to School (short story)  1977
19) Dover Without Perks (short story)  1978
20) Dead Easy for Dover  1978
21) Dover and the Smallest Room (short story)  1979
22) Sweating It Out with Dover (short story)  1980
23) Dover Beats the Band  1980
24) Dover Sees the Trees (short story)  1982
25) Dover Weighs the Evidence (Also published as: Dover As Nemesis) (short story)  1982
26) A Souvenir for Dover (short story)  1985
27) Dover: The Collected Short Stories (contains all the above mentioned short stories)  1995

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