[PW] searching for Father-Son mystery series

Todd Mason foxbrick at yahoo.com
Wed Oct 21 18:09:00 PDT 2015


Ellery Queen the character is a writer and Consulting Detective...his father is the police inspector.

Todd Mason



On Wednesday, October 21, 2015 9:07 PM, NancyJo Leachman <nancyjo at salpublib.org> wrote:
I thought of this first, but isn't EQ a writer, not a policeman?

Nancy Jo Leachman
Information Service Librarian
Salina Public Library
301 W. Elm, Salina, KS 67401
nancyjo at salpublib.org
785 825-4624


On Wed, Oct 21, 2015 at 7:30 PM, Marian Drab kin <mmdrabkin at att.net> wrote:

> These are the Ellery Queen books, written by two authors using the name of
> their detective as a pseudonym.
>
> Marian Drabkin
>
> Sent from my iPad
>
> > On Oct 21, 2015, at 5:18 PM, NancyJo Leachman <nancyjo at salpublib.org>
> wrote:
> >
> > Here is what the patron remembers:
> > Sleuths are Father and Son
> > The Father is a policeman
> > The Son's first name is Elliot
> > Takes place in 40s-50s and maybe was written then as well.
> >
> > Ring a bell with anyone? Thanks for your help.
> >
> > Nancy Jo


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