Arthur W. Upfield
1888-1964
 

Australian writer Arthur William Upfield was born in England. He is the creator of 'Napoleon Bonaparte (Bony)', a half-white, half-aboriginal police inspector.

 

Titles and year of publication:
 
 1) The House of Cain  1928
 2) The Barrakee Mystery (US Title: The Lure of the Bush)  1929
 3) The Beach of Atonement  1930
 4) The Sands of Windee  1931
 5) Gripped by Drought  1932
 6) A Royal Abduction  1932
 7) Wings above the Diamantina (US Title: Wings above the Claypan) (Also published as: Winged Mystery)  1936
 8) Mr. Jellyīs Business (US Title: Murder down Under)  1937
 9) Winds of Evil  1937
10) The Bone Is Pointed  1938
11) The Mystery of Swordfish Reef  1939
12) Bushranger of the Skies (US Title: No Footprints in the Bush)  1940
13) Death of a Swagman  1946
14) The Devilīs Steps  1948
15) An Author Bites the Dust  1948
16) The Mountains Have a Secret  1948
17) The Bachelors of Broken Hill  1950
18) The Widows of Broome  1951
19) The New Shoe (Also published as: The Clue of the New Shoe)  1951
20) Venom House  1953
21) Murder Must Wait  1953
22) Death of a Lake  1954
23) Cake in the Hatbox (US Title: Sinister Stones)  1954
24) The Battling Prophet  1956
25) The Man of Two Tribes  1956
26) Bony Buys a Woman (US Title: The Bushman Who Came Back)  1957
27) Bony and the Black Virgin (Also published as: The Torn Branch)  1959
28) Bony and the Mouse (US Title: Journey to the Hangman)  1959
29) Bony and the Kelly Gang (US Title: Valley of the Smugglers)  1960
30) Bony and the White Savage (US Title: The White Savage)  1961
31) The Will of the Tribe  1962
32) Madmanīs Bend (US Title: The Body at Madmanīs Bend)  1963
33) The Lake Frome Monster  1966
34) Breakaway House  1988

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