John G. Brandon
1879-1941
 

John Gordon Brandon was born in Australia. He is the creator of ‘Patrick Aloysius McCarthy’, an Detective Inspector with Scotland Yard. He also wrote novels featuring ‘Sexton Blake’, a detective modelled on Sherlock Holmes. See also this list for other Sexton Blake authors.

 
 

Titles and year of publication:
 
 ‘Patrick Aloysius McCarthy’ Novels
 1) Red Altars (US Title: The Secret Brotherhood)  1928
 2) The Black Joss  1931
 3) West End  1933
 4) The One-Minute Murder  1934
 5) The Riverside Mystery  1935
 6) The Case of the Withered Hand  1936
 7) Death Tolls the Gong  1936
 8) McCarthy, C.I.D.  1936
 9) Murder at the Yard!  1936
10) The Pawnshop Murder  1936
11) The Snatch Game  1936
12) The Bond Street Murder  1937
13) Death in Downing Street  1937
14) The Hand of Seeta  1937
15) The Mail Van Mystery  1937
16) Murder in Soho  1937
17) Bonus for Murder  1938
18) The Cork Street Crime  1938
19) The 50 Pound Marriage Case (Also published as: The 250 Pound Marriage Case)  1938
20) Finger-Prints Never Lie!  1938
21) The Frame-Up  1938
22) The Mark of the Tong  1938
23) The Night Club Murder  1938
24) The Regent Street Raid  1938
25) The Crooked Five!  1939
26) Death on Delivery  1939
27) Mr. Pennington Comes Through  1939
28) Mr. Pennington Goes Nap  1940
29) A Scream in Soho  1940
30) Yellow Gods  1940
31) The Death in the Quarry  1941
32) The Espionage Killings  1941
33) Mr. Pennington Barges In  1941
34) The Blue Print Murders  1942
35) Death in Jermyn Street  1942
36) Mr. Pennington Sees Red  1942
37) The Transport Murders  1942
38) Death in “D” Division  1943
39) Death in Duplicate  1945
40) Candidate for a Coffin  1946
41) M for Murder  1949
42) The Corpse Rode On  1951
43) Murderer’s Stand-In  1953
44) The Call Girl Murders  1954
45) Death of a Greek  1955
46) Murder on the Beam  1956
47) Death of a Socialite  1957
48) The Corpse from “The City”  1958
49) Murder in Pimlico  1958
50) Death Stalks in Soho  1959
51) Death Comes Swiftly  ????
 ‘Sexton Blake’ Novels
 1) The Survivor’s Secret  1933
 2) The Taxi-Cab Murder  1933
 3) The Tragedy of the West End Actress  1933
 4) The Case of the Gangster’s Moll  1934
 5) The Championship Crime  1934
 6) The Chink’s Victim  1934
 7) The Glass Dagger  1934
 8) Murder on the Stage  1934
 9) The Mystery of Three Cities  1934
10) On the Midnight Beat  1934
11) Under Police Protection  1934
12) By Order of the Tong  1935
13) The Case of the Murdered Commissionaire  1935
14) The Downing Street Discovery  1935
15) Murder in Y Division  1935
16) The Red Boomerang  1935
17) The Yellow Mask  1935
18) The Case of the Night Club Queen  1936
19) Dead Man’s Evidence  1936
20) The Girl Who Knew Too Much  1936
21) Murder on the Fourth Floor  1936
22) The Mystery of the Murdered Blonde  1936
23) The Mystery of the Three Acrobats  1936
24) The Victim of the Thieves' Den  1936
25) The Bond Street Raiders  1937
26) The Crime in the Kiosk  1937
27) The Diamonds of Ti Ling  1937
28) The Man from Italy  1937
29) The Melbourne Mystery  1937
30) The Mystery of the Murdered Sentry  1937
31) The Mystery of X20  1937
32) The Spy from Spain  1937
33) The Tattooed Triangle  1937
34) The Victim of the Secret Service  1937
35) The Clue of the Tattooed Man  1938
36) The False Alibi  1938
37) Murder on the High Seas  1938
38) The Mystery of the Dead Man’s Wallet  1938
39) The Mystery of the Ice Cream Man  1938
40) The Mystery of the Street Musician  1938
41) The Pigeon Loft Crime  1938
42) The Road-House Mystery  1938
43) Fatal Forgery  1939
44) The Great Taxi-Cab Ramp  1939
45) The Gunboat Mystery  1939
46) In the Hands of Spies  1939
47) The Man from Singapore  1939
48) The Man with Jitters  1939
49) Murder on the Ice Rink  1939
50) The Mystery of the Green Bottle  1939
51) The Black Swastika  1940
52) Crook’s Cargo  1940
53) On Ticket of Leave  1940
54) The Riddle of the Dead Man’s Bay  1940
55) The Riddle of the Greek Financier  1940
56) The Terror of the Pacific  1940
57) Under Secret Orders  1941
 Other Novels
 1) The Big Heart  1923
 2) Young Love  1925
 3) The Joy Ride  1927
 4) The Silent House  1928
 5) Nighthawks!  1929
 6) The Big City  1930
 7) Murder in Mayfair  1934
 8) Death in the Ditch  1940
 9) Gang War  1940
10) Murder for a Million  1942
11) The Case of the Would-Be Widow  1950

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