Carter Brown


Born
in London, The United Kingdom
August 01, 1923

Died
May 05, 1985

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Carter Brown was the pseudonym of Alan Geoffrey Yates (1923-1985), who was born in London and educated in Essex.

He married Denise Mackellar and worked as a sound engineer for Gaumont-British films before moving to Australia and taking up work in public relations.

In 1953 he became a full-time writer and produced nearly 200 novels between then and his retirement in 1981.

He also wrote as Tex Conrad and Caroline Farr.

His series heroes were Larry Baker, Danny Boyd, Paul Donavan, Rick Holman, Andy Kane, Randy Roberts, Mavis Siedlitz and Al Wheeler.

Average rating: 3.07 · 851 ratings · 128 reviews · 225 distinct works
The Bombshell

2.96 avg rating — 24 ratings — published 1957 — 16 editions
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The Corpse

3.45 avg rating — 20 ratings — published 1958 — 17 editions
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The Body (Al Wheeler #4)

2.90 avg rating — 20 ratings — published 1957 — 17 editions
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Catch Me a Phoenix

3.31 avg rating — 13 ratings — published 1965 — 4 editions
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The Velvet Vixen

3.18 avg rating — 11 ratings — published 1964 — 8 editions
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W.H.O.R.E.!

liked it 3.00 avg rating — 12 ratings — published 1971 — 3 editions
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The Loving and the Dead

3.80 avg rating — 10 ratings — published 1958 — 15 editions
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Death to a Downbeat

3.30 avg rating — 10 ratings — published 1980 — 3 editions
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The Lover & The Bombshell

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Suddenly By Violence Terror Comes Creeping The Wayward Wahine The Dream Is Deadly The Savage Salome Sad-Eyed Seductress The Ice Cold Nude
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Honey, Here is your Hearse Le Fol Amour de Mavis Mavis se dévisse Jamais de Mavis! Murder Wears a Mantilla The Loving and the Dead None but the Lethal Heart
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Charlie Sent Me No Blonde Is an Island So, What Killed the Vampire? Had I But Groaned The True Son of the Beast The Iron Maiden
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