Michael Underwood


Born
in Atlantic Ocean, The United Kingdom
June 02, 1916

Died
November 28, 1992

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Michael Underwood was the pseudonym of John Michael Evelyn (1916-1992), a British writer. Evelyn was born in Worthing Sussex and educated at Christ Church College Oxford and Grays Inn London. He was called to the Bar in 1939 and served in the British Army during WW2. He returned to work in the higher echelons of the Civil Service until his retirement in 1976. His series characters were Martin Ainsworth and Inspector (later Superintendent) Simon Manton.

Average rating: 3.27 · 216 ratings · 36 reviews · 76 distinct works
The Uninvited Corpse

3.20 avg rating — 15 ratings — published 1987 — 8 editions
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The Hidden Man

3.27 avg rating — 11 ratings — published 1985 — 8 editions
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Hand of Fate

3.62 avg rating — 13 ratings — published 1981 — 7 editions
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Goddess of Death

liked it 3.00 avg rating — 11 ratings — published 1982 — 5 editions
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Crime Upon Crime

3.09 avg rating — 11 ratings — published 1980 — 6 editions
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Death at Deepwood Grange

2.90 avg rating — 10 ratings — published 1986 — 8 editions
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A Party to Murder (Rose Ept...

liked it 3.00 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 1984 — 7 editions
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The Seeds of Murder

3.29 avg rating — 7 ratings — published 1992 — 6 editions
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Rosa's Dilemma

3.50 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 1990 — 7 editions
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A Clear Case Of Suicide

3.50 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 1980 — 5 editions
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The Juror Murder with Malice
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Murder on Trial False Witness
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The Unprofessional Spy A Trout in the Milk Reward for a Defector A Pinch Of Snuff
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Man Who Died on Friday The Man Who Killed Too Soon
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