Catherine Aird
Catherine Aird is the pen name of English author Kinn Hamilton McIntosh, who writes crime fiction novels. She is the author of the Sloan and Crosby series (aka The Calleshire Chronicles), which is the series that almost all of her novels belong to. Aird was born in Yorkshire, England, where she attended Waverley School and Greenhead High School. She served as Chair of the Crime Writers’ Assocation for 1990-91 and a Member of the Order of the British Empire due to her work with the Girl Guides. Catherine lives in a village near Canterbury, Kent, England, where she enjoys the village life.

Catherine Aird made her debut as a published novelist in 1966 with the novel The Religious Body. Since that time, she had written over 20 novels. Below is a list of Catherine Aird’s books in order of when they were originally published:

Publication Order of Sloan and Crosby Books

The Religious Body (1966)Amazon UK |
Henrietta Who? (1968)Amazon UK |
The Stately Home Murder / The Complete Steel (1969)Amazon UK |
A Late Phoenix (1971)Amazon UK |
His Burial Too (1973)Amazon UK |
Slight Mourning (1975)Amazon UK |
Parting Breath (1977)Amazon UK |
Some Die Eloquent (1979)Amazon UK |
Passing Strange (1980)Amazon UK |
Last Respects (1982)Amazon UK |
Harm's Way (1984)Amazon UK |
A Dead Liberty (1986)Amazon UK |
The Body Politic (1990)Amazon UK |
A Going Concern (1993)Amazon UK |
Injury Time (1995)Amazon UK |
After Effects (1996)Amazon UK |
Stiff News (1999)Amazon UK |
Little Knell (2000)Amazon UK |
Amendment of Life (2002)Amazon UK |
Hole in One (2005)Amazon UK |
Losing Ground (2007)Amazon UK |
Past Tense (2010)Amazon UK |
Dead Heading (2013)Amazon UK |
Learning Curve (2016)Amazon UK |
Inheritance Tracks (2019)Amazon UK |

Publication Order of Sloan and Crosby Collections

Last Writes (2014)Amazon UK |

Publication Order of Standalone Novels

A Most Contagious Game (1967)Amazon UK |

Publication Order of Short Story Collections

Chapter and Hearse (2003)Amazon UK |

Publication Order of Anthologies

1st Culprit(1992)Amazon UK |

Note: The Complete Steel was later re-titled The Stately Home Murder.

If You Like Catherine Aird Books, You’ll Love…

Catherine Aird Synopsis: Chapter and Hearse and Other Mysteries by Catherine Aird contains seventeen short stories, including the story Going Quietly. The collection includes many stories featuring Inspector Sloan along with sidekick Crosby.

Shop Worldwide: | |

Order of Books » Authors » Order of Catherine Aird Books

Leave a Reply