The novels

Desmond Bagley wrote sixteen novels, fourteen of which were published in his lifetime by Collins Publishers of London. His widow, Joan Magaret Bagley completed and oversaw the posthumous publication of two further novels, Night of Error and Juggernaut.

Explore the novels of Desmond Bagley including first edition covers and original publishers ‘blurb’.

Desmond Bagley novels - first edition covers © HarperCollins Publishers.

Bagley on writing action fiction

In May 1973 an edition of The Writer featured an article by Desmond Bagley titled ‘Writing Action Fiction’. In this article Bagley describes, using examples from Running Blind, how he applied the three-part (three-act) structure when writing his novels.

Desmond Bagley on Writing action fiction - The Writer- May 1973

Articles & Interviews

Explore Bagley’s non-fiction articles and interviews.

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Desmond Bagley - Articles & Interviews


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