List of the best Edgar Wallace books, ranked by voracious readers in the Ranker community. With commercial success and critical acclaim, there's no doubt that Edgar Wallace is one of the most popular authors of the last 100 years. Wallace left school at age 12, but that didn't keep him from becoming a prolific writer, publishing over 170 novels, many of which are famous detective stories. If you're a huge fan of his work, then vote on your favorite novels below and make your opinion count. This poll is also a great resource for new fans of Edgar Wallace who want to know which novels they should start reading first. With memorable characters and excellent storytelling, there's no reason why you shouldn't check out his work if you're a big reader.Books on this list range from Angel of Terror to Mixer, The. What are Edgar Wallace's best novels? Vote on this list and help us definitively answer that question.