Terence O'Day

Created by Peter Cheyney (1896-1951)

TERENCE O'DAY is one of several British P.I.'s created by Peter Cheyney, best known for the very cavalier, British and hardboiled Slim Callaghan and the FBI agent/thug Lemmy Caution. He is also responsible for Carlyl O'Hara, Johnny Vallon and Nicholas Gale.


  • "Delayed Action" (1952, Velvet Johnnie and Other Stories)
  • "Love and Larceny" (1952, Velvet Johnnie and Other Stories)

Report respectfully submitted by Kevin Burton Smith.

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