Douglas Rutherford

(James Douglas Rutherford McConnell)
(1915 - 1988)

aka Paul Temple

Pseudonym of James Douglas Rutherford McConnell. He was born in Kilkenny, Ireland. He studied at Clare College, Cambridge. In the Second World War, he served in the British Intelligence Corps in North Africa and Italy. After the war, he worked as a teacher at Eton College. Apart from writing crime fiction, he also wrote books of language instruction and collaborated on two novels with Francis Durbridge.

Genres: Mystery
Paddy Regan
1. Comes the Blind Fury (1950)
2. Meet a Body (1951)
3. Telling of Murder (1952)
     aka Flight Into Peril
Paul Temple (as by Paul Temple)
The Tyler Mystery (1957)
East of Algiers (1959)