Mignon G. Eberhart


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in The United States
July 06, 1899

Died
October 08, 1996

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Mignon Good (1899-1996) was born in Lincoln, Nebraska. She studied at Nebraska Wesleyan University from 1917 to 1920. In 1923 she married Alanson C. Eberhart, a civil engineer. After working as a freelance journalist, she decided to become a full-time writer. In 1929 her first crime novel was published featuring 'Sarah Keate', a nurse and 'Lance O'Leary', a police detective. This couple appeared in another four novels. In the Forties, she and her husband divorced. She married John Hazen Perry in 1946 but two years later she divorced him and remarried her first husband. Over the next forty years she wrote a novel nearly every year. In 1971 she won the Grand Master award from the Mystery Writers of America. She also wrote many short stories f ...more

Average rating: 3.68 · 1,706 ratings · 228 reviews · 93 distinct works
While the Patient Slept (Sa...

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The Patient in Room 18 (Sar...

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Five Passengers from Lisbon

3.67 avg rating — 76 ratings — published 1946 — 10 editions
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Death in the Fog

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3.69 avg rating — 49 ratings — published 1933 — 8 editions
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The Mystery of Hunting's En...

3.71 avg rating — 42 ratings — published 1930 — 8 editions
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Murder in Waiting

3.41 avg rating — 37 ratings — published 1973 — 6 editions
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Hasty Wedding

3.75 avg rating — 56 ratings — published 1938 — 18 editions
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Another Man's Murder

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Wolf in Man's Clothing (Sar...

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Man Missing (Sarah Keate, #7)

3.46 avg rating — 35 ratings — published 1954 — 7 editions
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