2021 Medical Examiner's Reading Challenge
Rick Mills, Chief M.E.

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Author * (links to bibliography) Title (links to review) Series (links to series list) Asph Drown Fall Fire Hit Pois Shot Stab Other Toe Tags
Anthony Abbot (Charles Oursler) The Perfect Crime of Mr. Digberry novella             1     1
Alan Amos (Kathleen Moore Knight) Panic in Paradise -     1   1   2     4
Ellen Arthur The Scene of the Crime ss 1                 1
Arnold Bennett Murder! short story             1     1
Cara Black Murder in the Marais Aimée Leduc #1 2         1   1 1 5
Christianna Brand (Mary Lewis) The Scapegoat short story 1           1     2
Lynn Brock (Alister McAllister) Murder on the Bridge         1 1 1 1 4
Charles Neville Buck Marked Men -             7     7
John Dickson Carr It Walks by Night Henri Bencolin #1         1     3   4
Raymond Chandler Goldfish short story           3   1 4
Raymond Chandler Red Wind - 1           1     2
Leslie Charteris Mystery of the Child's Toy short story             1     1
Leslie Charteris The Saint on Guard - 1   1 1     3 1   7
G. K. Chesterton The Eye of Apollo short story     1             1
Agatha Christie By the Pricking of My Thumbs Tommy & Tuppence #4           2     1 3
Agatha Christie Murder at the Vicarage Miss Marple #1           1   1
Agatha Christie The Moving Finger Miss Marple #3           1 1 2
Agatha Christie A Pocket Full of Rye Miss Marple #6 1         2 1 4
Agatha Christie The Mirror Crack'd Miss Marple #8           3 1   4
Agatha Christie At Bertram's Hotel Miss Marple #10           1 1 2
Agatha Christie Murder in Three Acts Hercule Poirot #15         3 3
Agatha Christie Poirot Loses a Client (Dumb Witness) Hercule Poirot #20         2 2
x Agatha Christie Hickory Dickory Death Hercule Poirot #34         1 2 1 4
Agatha Christie Sing a Sing of Sixpence short story         1 1
Margaret Cole Supt. Wilson's Holiday short story 1             1   2
Manning Coles (Adelaide Manning & Cyril Coles) The Basle Express Tommy Hambledon     2     2 1   5
Manning Coles (Adelaide Manning & Cyril Coles) Without Lawful Authority Tommy Hambledon #4         3   2     5
Manning Coles (Adelaide Manning & Cyril Coles) Search for a Sultan Tommy Hambledon #24       6 1 1 1   9
Patricia Cornwell Cruel and Unusual Kay Scarpetta #4       1   1 4 2 1 9
George Harmon Coxe The Fifth Key Kent Murdock #9 1           1     2
Philip R. Craig Vineyard Deceit Martha's Vineyard #3             3     3
Philip R. Craig Cliff Hanger Martha's Vineyard #4     1     1 1     3
Philip R. Craig Off Season Martha's Vineyard #5         1 1   2
Philip R. Craig A Case of Vineyard Poison Martha's Vineyard #6         1 1   2
Philip R. Craig A Deadly Vineyard Holiday Martha's Vineyard #8         1 1
Edmund Crispin (Robert Montgomery) We Know You're Busy Writing short story         2         2
Frederick C. Davis Deep Lay the Dead             1   1 2
Charles J. Dutton Streaked with Crimson - 3           1     4
Mignon G. Eberhart The Chiffon Scarf 1           1 1 2 5
Mignon G. Eberhart Danger in the Dark       1   1 1 3
Mignon G. Eberhart The Hangman's Whip - 1       3   4
Mignon G. Eberhart The Pattern -             3     3
A. A. Fair (Erle Stanley Gardner) The Bigger They Come Cool & Lam #1             2     2
John Ferguson The Man in the Dark Francis McNab               1   1
Leslie Ford (Zenith Jones Brown) The Clock Stikes novella     1 1     1     3
David Frome (Zenith Jones Brown) Mr. PInkerton Lends a Hand novella   1     1 1   3
Emile Gaboriau The Little Old Man of Batignolles short story               1   1
Erle Stanley Gardner The Case of the Turning Tide Gramps Wiggins #1             2     2
Erle Stanley Gardner The Case of the Smoking Chimney Gramps Wiggins #2             1     1
Erle Stanley Gardner The Case of the Black-Eyed Blonde Perry Mason #25             2     2
Erle Stanley Gardner The Case of the Ice Cold Hands Perry Mason #68             1     1
Andrew Garve (Paul Winterton) By-line for Murder! -       1   1 1     3
Sinclair Gluck Shadow in the House               3   3
Dulcie Gray The Scarlet Butterfly short story 2         1       3
Anna Katharine Green The Leavenworth Case Ebenezer Gryce #1           1 1     2
Martha Grimes The Old Fox Deceiv'd Richard Jury #2   1     1     2   4
Martha Grimes The Anodyne Necklace Richard Jury #3       2     1 1 4
Martha Grimes The Dirty Duck Richard Jury #4           4 4
Martha Grimes Jerusalem Inn Richard Jury #5       1 1 2
Martha Grimes Help the Poor Struggler Richard Jury #7       1 4 5
Dashiell Hammett The Maltese Falcon -             4     4
Geoffrey Homes (Daniel Mainwaring) The Man Who Didn't Exist Robin Bishop     1       2     3
Rupert Hughes Ladies' Man     1             1
Michael Innes (John Stewart) A Matter of Goblins short story     1             1
Tony Kenrick The 81st Site -         2   1     3
Kathleen Moore Knight Akin to Murder       2 1 1 4
Kathleen Moore Knight The Bass Derby Murder       1 1
Kathleen Moore Knight Beauty is a Beast     1   3 4
Kathleen Moore Knight Bells for the Dead -     1     1
Kathleen Moore Knight Design in Diamonds -   1   1 2 4
Kathleen Moore Knight Port of Seven Strangers           2 1   1 1 5
Kathleen Moore Knight The Silent Partner -       1 2 1 1 2 7
McNeile, H. C. (Sapper) Temple Tower Bulldog Drummond #6 6           4 1   11
Edward Marston (Keith Miles) The Railway Detective Railway Detective #1         1     2   3
Stuart Martin The Trial of Scotland Yard - 1         1 2 2 4 10
Nancy Barr Mavity The Tule Marsh Murder Peter Piper #1         1   1     2
Nancy Barr Mavity The Other Bullet Peter Piper #3             1     1
Nancy Barr Mavity The Case of the Missing Sandals Peter Piper #4         1   2     3
Nancy Barr Mavity The Man Who Didn't Mind Hanging Peter Piper #5 1   1   1 3
Nancy Barr Mavity The Fate of Jane McKenzie Peter Piper #6   1   1 2
Baroness Orczy The Woman in the Big Hat short story           2       2
Herman Petersen The D.A.'s Daughter -   1     1       1 3
Mary Plum Dead Man's Secret John Smith #2             1     1
Ellery Queen (Frederic Dannay & Manfred Lee) The Roman Hat Mystery Ellery Queen #1         1 1   2
Ellery Queen (Frederic Dannay & Manfred Lee) The Chinese Orange Mystery Ellery Queen #8     1         1
Ellery Queen (Frederic Dannay & Manfred Lee) The Dragon's Teeth Ellery Queen #15             1   1 2
Ellery Queen (Frederic Dannay & Manfred Lee) And on the Eighth Day Ellery Queen #28         1; 1   2
Ellery Queen (Frederic Dannay & Manfred Lee) The Adventures of Ellery Queen short Stories #1 4     2 1 1 2 1 11
Ellery Queen (Frederic Dannay & Manfred Lee) The New Adventures of Ellery Queen short Stories #2     1 2 1 1 5
Mary Roberts Rinehart The Confesssion novella              
Mary Roberts Rinehart The Dog in the Orchard short story             2   32
Mary Roberts Rinehart The Man in Lower Ten               3   3
Sax Rohmer (Arthur Ward) The Day the World Ended - 1               1 2
Nancy Rutledge The Preying Mantis -     1       1 1 1 4
Austin J. Small The Avenging Ray         1       1 2
Rex Stout Alphabet Hicks -         1   1     2
Rex Stout Bad for Business Tecumseh Fox #2           1   1
Rex Stout The League of Frightened Men Nero Wolfe #2     1   1 1     3
Rex Stout The Red Box Nero Wolfe #4         4     4
Rex Stout The Final Deduction Nero Wolfe #35         2       2
Rex Stout Trio for Blunt Instruments Nero Wolfe #39     1 1 3       5
Rex Stout Death of a Doxy Nero Wolfe #42     1   1     2
Sir Basil Thomson The Hanover Court Murder short story   1               1
S. S. Van Dine (Willard H. Wright) The Benson Murder Case Philo Vance #1             1     1
S. S. Van Dine (Willard H. Wright) The Canary Murder Case Philo Vance #2 2           1     3
S. S. Van Dine (Willard H. Wright) The Greene Murder Case Philo Vance #3 1         2 3   1 7
S. S. Van Dine (Willard H. Wright) The Bishop Murder Case Philo Vance #4   1     1 3   1 6
S. S. Van Dine (Willard H. Wright) The Scarab Murder Case Philo Vance #5     1   1
S. S. Van Dine (Willard H. Wright) The Kennel Murder Case Philo Vance #6     2 1 3
Roy Vickers The Rubber Trumpet short story         1         1
Edgar Wallace The Calendar               1 1
Edgar Wallace The Devil Man             1   3 4
Edgar Wallace Face in the Night     1         1     2
Edgar Wallace The Gaol Breaker   1         1     2
Edgar Wallace White Face         1 1 1   3
Carolyn Wells Anybody but Anne Fleming Stone #5             1 1
Carolyn Wells Prillilgirl Fleming Stone #17             1 1
Carolyn Wells All At Sea Fleming Stone #22             1 1
Carolyn Wells The Beautiful Derelict Fleming Stone #39         1 1 1 3
Philip Wylie Puzzle in Snow novella             1 2   3
                   
58 authors 114 books                     355 toe tags

* Pseudonyms are set in italics.

= new

Key:
Asph = asphyxiation, hanging, strangling, air deprivation
Drown = drowning
Fall = from height, or pushed
Fire = fire, bomb, or explosion
Hit = by fists, object, or vehicle
Pois = poison, poison gas, poison dart, drugs, snake venom, carbon monoxide
Shot = by gun, arrow, other projectile
Stab = by knife, other sharp object
Other = natural causes, electrocution, execution, other

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