Fedora Novels
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     Psychological Thrillers
     John Dobie Novels


Desmond Cory is the pseudonym used by British mystery and thriller writer Shaun Lloyd McCarthy. His novels have appeared in print from 1951 to this present date. They include::

  • Johnny Fedora novels - spy thrillers set in the world of the secret agent
  • Lindy Grey novels - detective puzzlers featuring a charismatic protagonist
  • Mr. Pilgrim novels - which introduced Cory’s readers to life behind the Iron Curtain during the Cold War
  • Psychological thrillers – which achieved great success, some being made into TV series and movies by 20th Century Fox (featuring international celebrities such as Michael Caine)
  • Prof. John Dobie - a Mathematics professor embroiled in many ingenious (and humorous) mystery murders

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