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Elleston Trevor

(Trevor Dudley-Smith)
UK flag (1920 - 1995)

aka Mansell Black, Trevor Burgess, Trevor Dudley-Smith, Roger Fitzalan, Adam Hall, Howard North, Simon Rattray, Warwick Scott, Caesar Smith, Lesley Stone

Elleston Trevor was the pseudonym, and eventually legal name, of the British novelist Trevor Dudley-Smith, who also wrote as Adam Hall, Simon Rattray, Howard North, Roger Fitzalan, Mansell Black, Trevor Burgess, Warwick Scott, Caesar Smith and Lesley Stone. Trevor worked in many genres, but is principally remembered for his 1964 adventure story The Flight of the Phoenix, written as Elleston Trevor, and for a series of Cold War thrillers featuring the British secret agent Quiller, written under the pseudonym Adam Hall. Born in England, Spain and France before moving in 1973 to the United States, where he lived in Phoenix, Arizona. He was married and had a son.

Genres: Children's Fiction
Into the Happy Glade (1943) (as by Trevor Dudley-Smith)
Over the Wall (1943) (as by Trevor Dudley-Smith)
By a Silver Stream (1944) (as by Trevor Dudley-Smith)
Double Who Double Crossed (1944) (as by Trevor Dudley-Smith)
Heather Hill (1946)
The Immortal Error (1946)
Badger's Beech (1948)
Escape to Fear (1948) (as by Trevor Dudley-Smith)
The Island of the Pines (1948)
Now Try the Morgue (1948) (as by Trevor Dudley-Smith)
The Secret Travellers (1948)
The Wizard of the Wood (1948)
Ant's Castle (1949)
Badger's Moon (1949)
A Spy at Monk's Court (1949) (as by Trevor Burgess)
Chorus of Echoes (1950)
Mystery of the Missing Book (1950) (as by Trevor Burgess)
Challenge of the Firebrand (1951)
Dead on Course (1951) (as by Mansell Black)
Image in the Dust (1951) (as by Warwick Scott)
     aka Cockpit
Mole's Castle (1951)
Redfern's Miracle (1951)
Secret Arena (1951)
Sinister Cargo (1951) (as by Mansell Black)
Sweethallow Valley (1951)
Tiger Street (1951)
A Blaze of Roses (1952)
     aka The Fire-Raiser
The Domesday Story (1952) (as by Warwick Scott)
     aka Doomsday
The Passion and the Pity (1953)
The Racing Wraith (1953) (as by Trevor Burgess)
Shadow of Evil (1953) (as by Mansell Black)
Naked Canvas (1954) (as by Warwick Scott)
Steps in the Dark (1954) (as by Mansell Black)
The Big Pick-Up (1955)
Forbidden Kingdom (1955)
Squadron Airborne (1955)
Gale Force (1956)
The Killing Ground (1956)
Heat Wave (1957) (as by Caesar Smith)
The Pillars of Midnight (1957)
     aka 80,000 Suspects
Badger's Wood (1958)
Dream of Death (1958)
The Crystal City (1959)
Silhouette (1959)
The V.I.P. (1959)
The Billboard Madonna (1960)
The Mind of Max Duvine (1960)
The Burning Shore (1961)
     aka The Pasang Run
Seven Witnesses (1963)
Squirrel's Island (1963)
The Flight of the Phoenix (1964)
The Second Chance (1965)
Weave a Rope of Sand (1965)
The Shoot (1966)
A Blaze of Arms (1967) (as by Roger Fitzalan)
The Freebooters (1967)
A Place for the Wicked (1968)
Bury Him Among Kings (1970)
Touch of Purple (1973)
Expressway (1973) (as by Howard North)
The Chipmunks of Willow Wood (1975)
The Paragon (1975)
     aka Night Stop
Blue Jay Summer (1977)
The Theta Syndrome (1977)
The Damocles Sword (1981)
The Penthouse (1983)
Siren Song (1985) (as by Lesley Stone)
Riviera Story (1987) (as by Lesley Stone)
The Sister (1994)
Flycatcher (1994)
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Anthologies containing stories by Elleston Trevor
Short stories
The Chicken-Switch
They're Making a Mistake