Roderic Jeffries
1926-
Pseudonyms: Peter Alding, Jeffrey Ashford, Roderic Graeme and Graham Hastings
 

Roderic Graeme Jeffries was born in London. He is the son of Graham Montague Jeffries. He now lives in Mallorca. He also writes under the pseudonyms ‘Peter Alding’, ‘Jeffrey Ashford’, ‘Roderic Graeme’, and ‘Graham Hastings’. He is the creator of ‘Enrique Alvarez’, police inspector on the island of Mallorca.

 

Titles and year of publication:
 
‘Enrique Alvarez’ Novels
 1) Mistakenly in Mallorca  1974
 2) Two-Faced Death  1976
 3) Troubled Deaths  1977
 4) Murder Begets Murder  1979
 5) Just Desserts  1980
 6) Unseemly End  1981
 7) Deadly Petard  1983
 8) Three and One Make Five  1984
 9) Layers of Deceit  1985
10) Almost Murder  1986
11) Relatively Dangerous  1987
12) Death Trick  1988
13) Dead Clever  1989
14) Too Clever by Half  1990
15) Murder’s Long Memory  1991
16) A Fatal Fleece  1992
17) Murder Confounded  1993
18) Death Takes Time  1994
19) An Arcadian Death  1995
20) An Artistic Way to Go  1996
21) A Maze of Murders  1997
22) An Enigmatic Disappearance  1998
23) The Ambiguity of Murder  1999
24) An Artful Death  2000
25) Definitely Deceased  2001
26) Seeing Is Deceiving  2002
27) An Intriguing Murder  2003
28) An Air of Murder  2003
29) A Sunny Disappearance  2005
30) Murder Delayed  2006
31) Murder Needs Imagination  2007
32) An Instinctive Solution  2008
33) Sun, Sea and Murder  2009
34) A Question of Motive  2009
35) Murder, Majorcan Style  2011
36) Murdered by Nature  2012
37) In Search of Murder  2013
Other Novels
 1) Evidence of the Accused  1961
 2) Exhibit No. Thirteen  1962
 3) Police and Detection (US Title: Against Time!)  1962
 4) The Benefits of Death  1963
 5) An Embarrassing Death  1964
 6) Dead Against the Lawyers  1965
 7) Police Car (US Title: Patrol Car)  1965
 8) Police Dog  1965
 9) Death in the Coverts  1966
10) A Deadly Marriage  1967
11) A Traitor’s Crime  1968
12) Police Patrol Boat (US Title: River Patrol)  1969
13) Dead Man’s Bluff  1970
14) Trapped  1972
15) The Riddle in the Parchment  1976
16) The Boy Who Knew Too Much  1979
17) Voyage Into Danger  1981
18) Eighteen Desperate Hours  1982
19) Missing Man  1982
20) Peril at Sea  1983
21) Sunken Danger  1985
22) Meeting Trouble  1986
23) The Man Who Couldn’t Be  1987
As ‘Peter Alding’
 1) The C.I.D. Room (US Title: All Leads Negative)  1967
 2) Circle of Danger  1968
 3) Murder Among Thieves  1969
 4) Guilt Without Proof  1970
 5) Despite the Evidence  1971
 6) Call Back to Crime  1972
 7) Field of Fire  1973
 8) The Murder Line  1974
 9) Six Days to Death  1975
10) Murder Is Suspected  1977
11) Ransom Town  1979
12) A Man Condemned  1981
13) Betrayed by Death  1982
14) One Man’s Justice  1983
As ‘Jeffrey Ashford’
 1) Counsel for the Defence  1960
 2) Investigations Are Proceeding (US Title: The D.I.)  1961
 3) The Burden of Proof  1962
 4) Will Anyone Who Saw the Accident … (Also published as: Hit and Run)  1963
 5) Enquiries Are Continuing (US Title: The Superintendent’s Room)  1964
 6) The Hands of Innocence  1965
 7) Consider the Evidence  1966
 8) Forget What You Saw  1967
 9) Prisoner at the Bar  1969
10) To Protect the Guilty  1970
11) Bent Copper  1971
12) A Man Will Be Kidnapped  1972
13) The Double Run  1973
14) The Colour of Violence  1974
15) Three Layers of Guilt  1975
16) Slow Down the World  1976
17) Hostage to Death  1977
18) The Anger of Fear  1978
19) A Recipe for Murder  1980
20) The Loss of the Culion  1981
21) Guilt with Honour  1982
22) A Sense of Loyalty  1983
23) Presumption of Guilt  1984
24) An Ideal Crime  1985
25) A Question of Principle  1986
26) A Crime Remembered  1987
27) The Honourable Detective  1988
28) A Conflict of Interests  1989
29) An Illegal Solution  1990
30) Deadly Reunion  1991
31) Twisted Justice  1992
32) Judgement Deferred  1993
33) The Bitter Bite  1994
34) The Price of Failure  1995
35) Loyal Disloyalty  1996
36) A Web of Circumstances  1997
37) The Cost of Innocence  1998
38) An Honest Betrayal  1999
39) Murder Will Out  2000
40) Looking-Glass Justice  2001
41) A Truthful Injustice  2002
42) A Fair Exchange Is Robbery  2003
43) Evidentially Guilty  2004
44) Deadly Corruption  2005
45) Illegal Guilt  2007
46) A Dangerous Friendship  2008
47) Jigsaw Guilt  2009
48) Criminal Innocence  2010
49) Justice Deferred  2011
50) Damned by Logic  2013
As ‘Roderic Graeme’
 1) Concerning Blackshirt  1952
 2) Blackshirt Passes By  1953
 3) Blackshirt Wins the Trick  1953
 4) Salute to Blackshirt  1954
 5) The Amazing Mr. Blackshirt  1955
 6) Blackshirt Meets the Lady  1956
 7) Paging Blackshirt  1957
 8) Double for Blackshirt  1958
 9) Blackshirt Helps Himself  1958
10) Blackshirt Sets the Pace  1959
11) Blackshirt Sees It Through  1960
12) Blackshirt Finds Trouble  1961
13) Blackshirt Takes the Trail  1962
14) Blackshirt on the Spot  1963
15) Call for Blackshirt  1963
16) Blackshirt Saves the Day  1964
17) Danger for Blackshirt  1965
18) Blackshirt at Large  1966
19) Blackshirt in Peril  1967
20) Blackshirt Stirs Things Up  1969
As ‘Graham Hastings’
 1) Twice Checked  1959
 2) Deadly Game  1961

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