Cover of The Moving Picture Boys on the War Front
Victor Appleton was a
house pseudonym used by the
Stratemeyer Syndicate and its successors, most famous for being associated with the
Tom Swift series of books.
The following series have been published under the Victor Appleton and Victor Appleton II names:
Tom Swift, 1910–1941
- Motion Picture Chums, 1913–1916
- Moving Picture Boys, 1913–1922
- Movie Boys, 1926–1927
Don Sturdy, 1925–1935
Tom Swift, Jr., 1954–1971 (technically, "Victor Appleton II")
Tom Swift (Third Series), 1981–1984
Tom Swift (Fourth Series), 1991–1993
Howard R. Garis contributed to the original Tom Swift series.
James Duncan Lawrence wrote 23 of the Tom Swift, Jr. novels.