A daily note on some event in the history of mystery fiction.
Saturday, December 19, 2015
12/19/1991 Pel and the Missing Persons
December 19, 1991. This date saw the publication of Mark Hebden's fourteenth and last novel about Chief Inspector Pel of Burgundy. Kirkus Reviews called Pel and the Missing Persons "another solid job from an ever-reliable author."
Mark Hebden was actually an Englishman named John Harris, and the author of more than 70 novels.