Author:Elizabeth Thomasina Meade

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Elizabeth Thomasina Meade
(1844–1914)
a prolific writer of girls' stories. However, she also wrote "sentimental" and "sensational" stories, religious stories, historical novels, adventure, romances, and mysteries, including several with male co-authors. Born in Bandon, County Cork, Ireland. Wrote using the pen name L. T. Meade, married name Elizabeth Thomasina Smith
Elizabeth Thomasina Meade

Works[edit]

(partial list)

  • The Autocrat of the Nursery (1884)
  • A World of Girls: The Story of a School (1886) IA
  • A Girl in Ten Thousand (1896)
  • A Sweet Girl Graduate (1891, updated 1910 as Priscilla's Promise)

Mysteries[edit]

  • A Princess of the Gutter (1895)
  • The Voice of the Charmer (3v., 1895)
  • A Son of Ishmael: A Clever Detective Story (1896)
  • Under the Dragon Throne (w/Robert K. Douglas, 1897)
  • The Cleverest Woman in England (1898)
  • On the Brink of a Chasm: A Record of Plot and Passion (1898)
  • An Adventuress (1899)
  • Wages: A Novel (1900)
  • The Blue Diamond (1901)
  • The Secret of the Dead (1901)
  • Wheels of Iron (1901)
  • Confessions of a Court Milliner (1902)
  • A Double Revenge (1902)
  • The Adventures of Miranda (1904)
  • At the Back of the World (1904)
  • A Maid of Mystery (1904)
  • Silenced (1904)
  • The Lady Cake-Maker (1904)
  • His Mascot (1905)
  • Bess of Delaney's (1905)
  • A Golden Shadow (1906)
  • From the Hand of the Hunter (1906)
  • The Home of Sweet Content (1906)
  • The Maid With the Goggles (1906)
  • The Girl and Her Fortune (1906)
  • The Chateau of Mystery (1907)
  • The Curse of the Feverals (1907)
  • The Home of Silence (1907)
  • Kindred Spirits (1907)
  • The Red Ruth (1907)
  • The Courtship of Sybil (1908)
  • The Fountain of Beauty (1909)
  • I Will Sing a New Song (1909)
  • The Necklace of Parmona (1909)
  • The Pursuit of Penelope (1909)
  • The Stormy Petrel (1909)
  • Wild Heather (1909)
  • The A. B. C. Girl (1910)
  • Micah Faraday, Adventurer (1910)

With Dr. Clifford Halifax[edit]

  • This Troublesome World (3vols, 1893)
  • The Ponsonby Diamonds: Stories from the Diary of a Doctor (1894)
  • Dr. Rumsey's Patient: A Very Strange Story (1896)
  • Stories from the Diary of a Doctor, Second Series (1896)
  • Where the Shoe Pinches (1900)
  • A Race With the Sun (1901)

With Robert Eustace[edit]

  • The Arrest of Captain Vandaleur: How Miss Cusack Discovered His Trick (1894)
  • Where the Air Quivered (1898)
  • A Master of Mysteries (1898)
  • "The Secret of Emu Plain" (1898) (short story, sequel to Master of Mysteries)
  • Mr. Bovey's Unexpected Will (1899)
  • The Brotherhood of the Seven Kings (1899)
  • The Gold Star Line (1899)
  • The Outside Ledge (1900)
  • The Sanctuary Club (1900)
  • The Sorceress of the Strand (1902) 3 short stories
  • The Lost Square (1902)
  • The Face in the Dark (1903)
  • The Oracle of Maddox Street (1904) short stories

Works about Meade[edit]


Works by this author published before January 1, 1923 are in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago. Translations or editions published later may be copyrighted. Posthumous works may be copyrighted based on how long they have been published in certain countries and areas.