Charles G. Booth

Charles Gordon Booth was born in Manchester, England. In 1904, he moved to Canada and in 1922, he moved to the USA where he became a naturalized citizen in 1930. He was an author, short story writer, and bookkeeper. He is the creator of 'Anatole Flique', a policeman of the Paris Sûreté.


Titles and year of publication:  

 'Anatole Flique' Novels
 1) Murder at High Tide  1930
 2) The Cat and the Clock  1935
 Other Novels
 1) Sinister House  1926
 2) Gold Bullets  1929
 3) Those Seven Alibis (UK Title: At Ten Paces [1933])  1932
 4) The General Died at Dawn  1936
 5) Mr. Angel Comes Aboard  1944
 6) Murder Strikes Thrice (novelets)  1946
 7) Kings Die Hard  1949