John Carrick

Pseudonym of Hugh Provan Crosbie. He was born in Girvan, Carrick, South Ayrshire, Scotland. During World War II, he was a captain in the Royal Artillery and was decorated with the Military Cross following the siege of Tobruk. In 1943, he published a collection of news called They Shall Not Die and in 1962, he published his first novel, Richer the Dust inspired by his military experience.


Titles and year of publication:  

 1) Fairways and Foul  1964
 2) The Vulture  1964
 3) Mario  1965
 4) Bond of Hate  1966
 5) Beware the Shadows  1967
 6) The Killer Conference  1968
 7) The Young and Deadly  1969