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Murray, Will

Entry updated 24 July 2023. Tagged: Author.

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Working name of US author William Patrick Murray (1953-    ), who has shown an interest throughout his career in pulp Superheroes like Doc Savage, about which figure he wrote the nonfiction Secrets of Doc Savage (1981 chap); as Kenneth Robeson he began a new sequence of Doc Savage adventures comprising Python Isle (1991), White Eyes (1992), The Frightened Fish (1992), The Jade Ogre (1992), Flight into Fear (1993), The Whistling Wraith (1993) and The Forgotten Realm (1993). Under his own name he edited The Duende History of the Shadow Magazine (anth 1980). Writing as Warren Murphy (whom see for titles) and/or Richard Ben Sapir, he has written many volumes of the Destroyer sequence, including all those from Destroyer #74: Walking Wounded (1988) to date.

Murray was inducted into the First Fandom Hall of Fame in 2023.[JC]

William Patrick Murray

born 28 April 1953




This list shows only titles written by Murray alone or in collaboration, not necessarily under his own name.

Doc Savage

Wild Adventures of Doc Savage


individual titles



nonfiction works as editor


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