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Charles Shaw Charles Shaw i(A5232 works by) (birth name: Charles Herbert Shaw) (a.k.a. Chas. H. Shaw)
Also writes as: Bant Singer ; Timer ; O. D. ; Mat's Mate
Born: Established: 10 Aug 1900 South Melbourne, South Melbourne - Port Melbourne area, Melbourne - Inner South, Melbourne, Victoria, ; Died: Ceased: 1 Aug 1955 Sydney, New South Wales,
Gender: Male
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1 Mice Charles Shaw , 1983 single work short story
— Appears in: Australian Horror Stories 1983; (p. 259-263)
2 y separately published work icon Your Move, Delaney! Bant Singer , London : Collins , 1956 Z68162 1956 single work novel crime mystery Barrier City, an isolated mining centre, where 'the law is what you make it', was quiet enough when Delaney arrived at the house in Argent Street. Twenty minutes later Rennie was dead, Delaney wounded, and Idris missing. From then on Delaney found himself in a menacing tangle, threatened by a mysterious and deadly force, with Kathy beside him and the alluring Mrs. Cortiss pressing him. When Delaney finds Idris dead in a low hotel, and the White Angel breathing vengeance, it takes all he has to save Kathy, keep alive, and battle his way out. Bant Singer's latest never misses a beat. (Publisher's blurb)
1 The Brass Horseman Bant Singer , 1955 single work short story
— Appears in: The Bulletin , 27 April vol. 76 no. 3924 1955; (p. 20-24)
4 y separately published work icon Have Patience, Delaney! Bant Singer , London Sydney : Collins , 1954 Z232862 1954 single work novel crime
2 1 y separately published work icon Don't Slip, Delaney Bant Singer , London : Collins , 1954 Z232656 1954 single work novel crime thriller adventure Delaney should never have been there at all, out on the Sydney waterfront in the dark. He should have been with Kathy, the girl he'd married ten months ago, the girl who was trying to keep Del going straight. The two of them were meant to be on holiday anyway-and yet there was Del seeing things he shouldn't and starting a whole lot of trouble for him and Kathy. Del didn't ask for trouble this time, he just got it. It was only the first instalment, but the second comes soon after-a chirpy little fellow called Blenco, who holds him up with a gun. This proves too much and Del breaks loose once more. Bant Singer has already established himself as one of the most individual and racy writers of the fast-moving adventure story, and readers of previous 'Delaney' books will be delighted with Don't Slip, Delaney. (Publisher's blurb).
1 Del Delaney Charles Shaw , 1953 series - author novel crime
5 3 y separately published work icon You're Wrong, Delaney Bant Singer , 1953 single work novel crime mystery
— Appears in: The Bulletin , 14 October vol. 74 no. 3844 1953; (p. 20-21, 30) The Bulletin (Christmas edition) , 16 December vol. 74 no. 3853 1953; (p. 29-31) The Bulletin , 9 December vol. 74 no. 3852 1953; (p. 20, 22-23, 30) The Bulletin , 2 December vol. 74 no. 3851 1953; (p. 20, 22-23, 34) The Bulletin , 25 November vol. 74 no. 3850 1953; (p. 20-22) The Bulletin , 18 November vol. 74 no. 3849 1953; (p. 20-21, 25)
Tough guy Denis Aloysius Delaney is involved with murder in St. Kilda, Melbourne.(John Loder Australian Crime Fiction : a bibliography (1994): 214).
2 2 y separately published work icon Heaven Knows, Mister Allison : A Novel Charles Shaw , London : Frederick Muller , 1952 Z89635 1952 single work novel

'Upon a remote Pacific island, deserted and bombed, a nun and a soldier, derelicts of the war, live an uneasy primitive life. Realising that there is little chance of rescue, this incongruous pair face up to the exigencies of their position; Allison, a man of little or no religious belief, gradually losing the awe with which he has been invested by Sister Angela's sacred habit and by the transcendent faith which for a time obscures her feminine desirability.

At first living is reasonably simple: but the landing of a Japanese garrison obliges them to take to fox-holes, from which emerging only at night they subsist on roots and fish. This powerful first novel tells a moving, realistic story with sympathy and insight and advances logically to a dramatic conclusion.' (Publisher's blurb on front cover).

1 A Cornet at Nabawa Mat's Mate , 1952 single work short story
— Appears in: The Bulletin , 16 April vol. 73 no. 3766 1952; (p. 14-15)
1 Amok with an Axe Mat's Mate , 1951 single work short story
— Appears in: The Bulletin , 28 March vol. 72 no. 3711 1951; (p. 20-22,32)
1 form y separately published work icon Death Is a Number Charles Shaw , ( dir. Robert Henryson ) United Kingdom (UK) : Delman Film Corporation , 1951 6367239 1951 single work film/TV horror mystery

'Story of a man under the malign influence of the evil number 9.'

Source: British Film Institute (http://ftvdb.bfi.org.uk/sift/title/11578). (Sighted: 26/8/2013)

1 Night Train to Capertee Charles Shaw , 1950 single work short story
— Appears in: The Bulletin , 28 June vol. 71 no. 3672 1950; (p. 22,32)
1 Year's End i "Well, Mister 'Fifty, you've had your run,", Timer , 1950 single work poetry
— Appears in: The Bulletin , 27 December vol. 71 no. 3698 1950; (p. 11)
1 Make 'Em Eat Dirt Charles Shaw , 1949 single work short story
— Appears in: The Bulletin , 26 October vol. 70 no. 3637 1949; (p. 22-23)
1 Brief Odyssey Charles Shaw , 1949 single work short story humour
— Appears in: The Bulletin , 19 January vol. 70 no. 3597 1949; (p. 6)
1 A Christmas Ride i "Over the hills and far away", Timer , 1948 single work poetry
— Appears in: The Bulletin , 22 December vol. 69 no. 3593 1948; (p. 29)
1 A Christmas Toast i "Here is Christmas with us once again and memories turning back", Timer , 1947 single work poetry
— Appears in: The Bulletin , 17 December vol. 68 no. 3540 1947; (p. 37)
1 Song of Gunnedah i "The wheat is ripe at Gunnedah", Timer , 1947 single work poetry
— Appears in: The Bulletin , 26 November vol. 68 no. 3537 1947; (p. 29)
1 The Little Dog Charles Shaw , 1947 single work short story
— Appears in: The Bulletin , 18 June vol. 68 no. 3514 1947; (p. 6)
1 Jugiong i "When I was a boy in Jugiong", Timer , 1947 single work poetry
— Appears in: The Bulletin , 30 July vol. 68 no. 3520 1947; (p. 28)
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