BRITISH FIRST EDITIONS

  • 1936
    This Man Is Dangerous (1936; Lemmy Caution)

    1937
    Dames Don’t Care (1937; Lemmy Caution)
    Poison Ivy (1937; Lemmy Caution)

    1938
    Can Ladies Kill? (1938; Lemmy Caution)
    The Urgent Hangman (1938; Slim Callaghan)

    1939
    Dangerous Curves (1939; Slim Callaghan)
    Don’t Get Me Wrong (1939; Lemmy Caution)

    1940
    Another Little Drink (1940; Nick Bellamy)
    You Can’t Keep the Change (1940; Slim Callaghan)
    You’d Be Surprised (1940; Lemmy Caution)

    1941
    It Couldn’t Matter Less (1941; Slim Callaghan)
    Your Deal, My Lovely (1941; Lemmy Caution)

    1942
    Dark Duet (1942; Kane, Guelvada, Quayle)
    Never a Dull Moment (1942; Lemmy Caution)
    Sorry You’ve Been Troubled (1942; Slim Callaghan)

    1943
    The Stars Are Dark (1943; Fells, Greeley, Quayle)
    You Can Always Duck (1943; Lemmy Caution)

    1944
    They Never Say When (1944; Slim Callaghan)
    The Dark Street (1944; O’Mara, Quayle)

    1945
    I’ll Say She Does! (1945 ; Lemmy Caution)
    Sinister Errand (1945; Kells, Guelvada, Quayle)

    1946
    Dark Hero (1946; Rene Berg)
    Uneasy Terms (1946; Slim Callaghan)

    1947
    Dance Without Music (1947; Caryl O’Hara)
    Dark Interlude (1947; O’Mara, Guelvada, Quayle)

    1948
    Dark Wanton (1948; Frewin, Guelvada, Quayle)
    Try Anything Twice (1948)

    1949
    You Can Call It a Day (1949; Johnny Vallon)
    One of Those Things (1949; Terence O’Day)

    1950
    Dark Bahama (1950; Johnny Vallon)
    Lady, Behave! (1950; Johnny Vallon)

    1951
    Ladies Won’t Wait (1951; Michael Kells)

COLLECTIONS OF SHORT STORIES

  • You Can’t Hit a Woman and Other Stories (1937)
    Knave Takes Queen (1939)
    Mr. Caution – Mr. Callaghan (1941; Slim Callaghan, Lemmy Caution)
    editor: Best Stories of the Underworld (1942)
    The Adventures of Alonzo MacTavish (1943; Alonzo MacTavish)
    Calling Mr. Callaghan (1943; Slim Callaghan)
    Alonzo MacTavish Again (1943; Alonzo MacTavish)
    The Murder of Alonzo (1943; Alonzo MacTavish)
    Making Crime Pay (colleted stories, articles, radio plays) (1944)
    Account Rendered (1944)
    Night Club (1945, Poynings) AKA Dressed to Kill (1952)
    He Walked in Her Sleep and Other Stories (1946; Alonzo MacTavish)
    A Spot of Murder and Other Stories (1946; Slim Callaghan)
    The Curiosity of Etienne MacGregor (1947; Etienne MacGregor)
  • AKA The Sweetheart of the Razors
    Fast Work and other stories (1948)*
    No Ordinary Cheyney (1948)
    Knave Takes Queen - enlarged edition (1950)
    Lemmy Caution Omnibus
    (1952; This Man is Dangerous, Dames Don’t Care, I’ll Say She Does)
    Velvet Johnnie and Other Stories (1952)
    Dressed to Kill (1952; Night Club plus biog)
    Calling Mr. Callaghan (1953; Slim Callaghan)
    Meet Mr Callaghan (1953; collection of The Urgent Hangman, Dangerous Curves & Uneasy Terms)
    G Man at the Yard
  • (1953; Lemmy Caution, Slim Callaghan, Alonzo MacTavish)
    The Adventures of Julia and Two Other Spy Stories
  • (1954; Julia Herron) AKA Killing Game, You’d Be Surprised
    The Best Stories of Peter Cheyney (1954)
    He Walked in Her Sleep (1954; Alonzo MacTavish) AKA MacTavish
    The Mystery Blues and Other Stories Peter Cheyney
  • (1954) AKA Fast Work