Elizabeth Ferrars





Elizabeth Ferrars


Born
in Rangoon
September 06, 1907

Died
March 30, 1995

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Aka E.X. Ferrars.

Born Morna Doris McTaggart in Rangoon, Burma of a Scottish father and an Irish-German mother, she grew up in England where she moved at age six. She attended Bedales school and then took a diploma in journalism at London University.

Her first two novels, 'Turn Single' (1932) and 'Broken Music' (1934), came out under her own name, Morna McTaggart. In the early 1930s she married her first husband but she left him, moved to Belsize Park in London and lived with Dr Robert Brown, a lecturer in botany at Bedford College in 1942. She eventually divorced her first husband in October 1945 and married Dr, later Professor, Brown.

It was in 1940 that her first crime novel 'Give a Corpse a Bad Name' was published under the pseudonymn that
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Average rating: 3.39 · 967 ratings · 121 reviews · 65 distinct works
Something Wicked

3.44 avg rating — 68 ratings — published 1983 — 4 editions
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A Hobby of Murder

3.59 avg rating — 51 ratings — published 1994 — 9 editions
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The Crime and the Crystal

3.33 avg rating — 36 ratings — published 1985 — 8 editions
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Root of All Evil

3.34 avg rating — 35 ratings — published 1984 — 4 editions
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Hanged Man's House

3.55 avg rating — 22 ratings — published 1974 — 6 editions
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Murder Among Friends

3.59 avg rating — 27 ratings — published 1946 — 7 editions
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Give a Corpse a Bad Name

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3.19 avg rating — 26 ratings — published 1940 — 5 editions
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Remove The Bodies

3.25 avg rating — 24 ratings — published 1940 — 4 editions
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Skeleton in Search of a Cup...

3.11 avg rating — 27 ratings — published 1982 — 8 editions
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I Met Murder

3.55 avg rating — 22 ratings — published 1985 — 6 editions
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