Octavus Roy Cohen
1891-1959
 

Octavus Roy Cohen was born in Charleston, South Carolina. He worked as a newspaperman before he was admitted to the South Carolina bar in 1913. In 1915, he abandoned the law to write full-time.

 

Titles and year of publication:
 
 1) The Other Woman (with J.U. Giesy)  1917
 2) The Crimson Alibi  1919
 3) Gray Dusk  1920
 4) Six Seconds of Darkness  1921
 5) Midnight  1922
 6) Assorted Chocolates (short stories)  1922
 7) Jim Hanvey, Detective (short stories)  1923
 8) The Iron Chalice  1925
 9) Detours (short stories)  1927
10) The Outer Gate  1927
11) Florian Slappey Goes Abroad (short stories)  1928
12) The May Day Mystery  1929
13) The Backstage Mystery (Also published as: Curtain at Eight)  1930
14) Eric Peters, Pullman Porter (short stories)  1930
15) Cameos (short stories)  1931
16) Star of Earth  1932
17) Carbon Copies (short stories)  1932
18) The Townsend Murder Mystery  1933
19) Scrambled Yeggs (short stories)  1934
20) Child of Evil  1936
21) I Love You Again (Also published as: There's Always Time to Die)  1937
22) East of Broadway  1938
23) Florian Slappey (short stories)  1938
24) Strange Honeymoon  1939
25) Romance in Crimson (Also published as: Murder in Season)  1940
26) Lady in Armor  1941
27) Sound of Revelry  1943
28) Romance in the First Degree  1944
29) Danger in Paradise  1945
30) Love Has No Alibi  1946
31) Dangerous Lady  1946
32) Don't Ever Love Me  1947
33) More Beautiful Than Murder  1948
34) My Love Wears Black  1948
35) A Bullet for My Love  1950
36) The Corpse That Walked  1951
37) Lost Lady  1951
38) Love Can Be Dangerous (Also published as: The Intruder)  1955

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