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His third book, entitled Meet the Tiger!, was written when he was twenty years old and published in September It introduced the world to Simon Templar, aka the Saint. He continued to write about the Saint until when the last book, Salvage for the Saint, was published. The books, which have been translated into over thirty languages, number nearly a hundred and have sold over 40 million Reviews: 5. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - Manufacturer: World PUBLISHING CO. Most Saint fans would probably agree that the first ‘real’ Saint story is Enter the Saint, which Leslie Charteris wrote in , still in his early twenties. It shows Charteris establishing the formula and basic elements that he would continue refining over the next few decades. Simon Templar is a British fictional character known as The Saint featured in a long-running series of books by Leslie Charteris published between and After that date, other authors collaborated with Charteris on books until ; two additional works produced without Charteriss participation were published in
54 rows The Saint is the nickname of the fictional character Simon Templar, featured in a series of Created by: Leslie Charteris. The Saint is required to conquer these men in order to be able to save Sonia Delmar and succeed in his motive. One of the other initial novels of the Simon Templar series was titled ‘Alias the Saint’. It was published by the Carroll & Graf publishing house in the year Written: The Saint The Complete Guide Overview Simon Templar Author Leslie Charteris Characters Patricia Holm Claud Eustace Teal Books () – Meet the Tiger () – Enter the Saint () – The Last Hero () – Knight Templar () – Featuring the Saint () – Alias the Saint () – Wanted for Murder () – She Was a Lady () – The Holy Terror. Meet the Tiger () Leslie Charteris wrote his first Saint book when he was In Meet the Tiger, we meet Simon Templar, the modern Robin Hood and swashbuckling adventurer, for the very first time. He’s already impossibly and incredibly brilliant at everything, and Charteris cleverly makes him 27 years old, already a successful bucanneer with enough experiences under his belt to last a lifetime.
The Saint is a mystery novel by Burl Barer published by Pocket Books in It was based upon the screenplay for the film The Saint, which in turn was loosely based upon the character Simon Templar, created by Leslie Charteris. Val Kilmer portrayed Templar and is pictured on the book's front cover.. This was the first book featuring Templar since Salvage for the Saint ended the original Genre: Mystery, Novelization. Born Leslie Charles Bowyer-Yin, Leslie Charteris was a half-Chinese, half English author of primarily mystery fiction, as well as a screenwriter. He was best known for his many books chronicling the adventures of Simon Templar, alias "The Saint."/5. If You Like Leslie Charteris Books, You’ll Love Georges Simenon; Erle Stanley Gardner; Ed McBain; Notes: Meet the Tiger was also published under the titles of The Saint Meets the Tiger, Scoundrels Ltd., Crooked Gold and The Saint in Last Hero was also released as The Creeping Death, Sudden Death, The Saint Closes the Case and The Saint and the Last Hero. The dark blue Jensen Interceptor used in The Saint with Simon Dutton The mythical Hirondel that The Saint drove in many of the books The Saint on TV, in Film, and on Radio. Many actors have portrayed Leslie Charteris' literary creation, Simon Templar, alias The Saint on television, in .