Francis Everton

Pseudonym of Francis William Stokes. He was born in London. He was an author, engineer, and the managing director of Stokes Castings, Ltd, a family firm in Mansfield, Nottinghamshire. He is the creator of 'Detective Inspector Allport', a Scotland Yard detective.


Titles and year of publication:  

'Detective Inspector Allport' Novels
 1) The Dalehouse Murder  1927
 2) The Hammer of Doom  1928
 3) The Young Vanish  1932
 4) Murder May Pass Unpunished  1936
Other Novels
 1) Murder at Plenders (US Title: Murder Through the Window [1930])  1930
 2) Insoluble  1934