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Lindsey Davis

Lindsey Davis
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Lindsey Davis was born and raised in Birmingham, England. After taking an English degree at Oxford and working for the civil service for thirteen years, she “ran away to be a writer.” Her internationally bestselling novels featuring ancient Roman detective Marcus Didius Falco include Venus in Copper, The Iron Hand of Mars, Nemesis and Alexandria. She is also the author of Rebels and Traitors, set during the English Civil War. Davis is the recipient of the Crime Writers’ Association Cartier Diamond Dagger Award, the highest accolade for crime writers, as well as the Ellis Peters Historical Dagger Award and the Authors' Club Best First Novel award.

The Grove of the Caesars

Flavia Albia Series

Lindsey Davis
St. Martin's Publishing Group
Minotaur Books

In the sacred grove of Julius Caesar, something deadly stirs in the undergrowth—a serial killer, who haunted the gardens for years, has claimed another victim—in Lindsey Davis’s next...

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A Capitol Death

Flavia Albia Series

Lindsey Davis
St. Martin's Publishing Group
Minotaur Books

In Rome, ruled by the erratic Emperor Domitian, Flavia Albia is dragged into the worst sort of investigation—a politically charged murder—in Lindsey Davis’s next historical mystery,...

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Invitation to Die

Lindsey Davis
St. Martin's Publishing Group
Minotaur Books

In 89 B.C.E., Roman emperor Domitian throws a terrifying banquet for the Senators—one that everyone is certain they won't survive—in Lindsey Davis's Invitation to Die: A Novella of...

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Pandora's Boy

Flavia Albia Series

Lindsey Davis
St. Martin's Publishing Group
Minotaur Books

A suspicious death and subsequent murder send Flavia Albia down a twisted path to expose corruption and betrayal in Lindsey Davis’s next historical mystery, Pandora's Boy.

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The Third Nero

Flavia Albia Series

Lindsey Davis
St. Martin's Publishing Group
Minotaur Books

Intrigue—and possibly treason—swirl around the hall of power in Rome when yet another Nero pretender emerges to challenge the Emperor.

In 90 A.D., following the Saturninus...

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The Graveyard of the Hesperides

Flavia Albia Series

Lindsey Davis
St. Martin's Publishing Group
Minotaur Books

In first century Rome, Flavia Albia, the daughter of Marcus Didius Falco, has taken up her father's former profession as an informer. On a typical day, it's small cases---cheating spouses, employees...

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Deadly Election

Flavia Albia Series

Lindsey Davis
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Griffin

In the first century A.D., during Domitian's reign, Flavia Albia is ready for a short break from her family. So despite the oppressive July heat, she returns to Rome, leaving them at their place...

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Time to Depart

Marcus Didius Falco Mysteries

Lindsey Davis
St. Martin's Publishing Group
Minotaur Books

Petronius Longus, captain of the Aventine watch and Falco's oldest friend, has finally nailed one of Rome's top criminals. Under Roman law, citizens are not imprisoned but are allowed "time to...

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Poseidon's Gold

Marcus Didius Falco Mysteries

Lindsey Davis
St. Martin's Publishing Group
Minotaur Books

Rome, AD 72. Falco returns home from a six-month mission to the German legions. But trouble is in store for him: his apartment has been wrecked by squatters, and an ex-legionary friend of his colorfully...

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A Dying Light in Corduba

Marcus Didius Falco Mysteries

Lindsey Davis
St. Martin's Publishing Group
Minotaur Books

Inimitable sleuth Falco is back with a vengeance. One night, a man is killed and Rome's Chief Spy left for dead. This leaves no one except Falco to conduct the investigation. Soon he is plunged into...

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Last Act in Palmyra

Marcus Didius Falco Mysteries

Lindsey Davis
St. Martin's Publishing Group
Minotaur Books

The spirit of adventure calls Falco on a new spying mission to the untamed East in search of the Emperor Vespasian . He's picking up extra fees from his old friend Thalia the snake dancer as he searches...

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Enemies at Home

Flavia Albia Series

Lindsey Davis
St. Martin's Publishing Group
Minotaur Books

"There are rules for private informers accepting a new case. Never take on clients who cannot pay you. Never do favours for friends. Don't work with relatives. If, like me, you are a woman, keep...

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The Ides of April

Flavia Albia Series

Lindsey Davis
St. Martin's Publishing Group
Minotaur Books

Falco: The Next Generation––Flavia Albia has taken up her father's profession. Only, now Rome is a more dangerous, mercurial place than it was back in dear old dad's day . . .

Flavia Albia...

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Master and God

Lindsey Davis
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Press

From New York Times bestselling novelist Lindsey Davis comes an epic novel of first-century Rome and the Emperor Domitian, known to all of the Roman world as Master and God

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Nemesis

Marcus Didius Falco Mysteries

Lindsey Davis
St. Martin's Publishing Group
Minotaur Books

The much awaited latest installment in this New York Times bestselling series brings Marcus Didius Falco back to the city of Rome and its deadly, convoluted intrigues

In the high summer...

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Shadows in Bronze

Marcus Didius Falco Mysteries

Lindsey Davis
St. Martin's Publishing Group
Minotaur Books

"Some men are born lucky, others are called Didius Falco."

It's the first century CE in Rome and informer and occasional imperial agent Marcus Didius Falco is miserable. The high-born woman...

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The Silver Pigs

Marcus Didius Falco Mysteries

Lindsey Davis
St. Martin's Publishing Group
Minotaur Books

The Silver Pigs is the classic novel which introduced readers around the world to Marcus Didius Falco, a private informer with a knack for trouble, a tendency for bad luck, and a frequently...

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The Iron Hand of Mars

Marcus Didius Falco Mysteries

Lindsey Davis
St. Martin's Publishing Group
Minotaur Books

When Germanic troops in the service of the Empire begin to rebel, and a Roman general disappears, Emperor Vespasian turns to the one man he can trust: Marcus Didius Falco, a private informer whose...

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Venus in Copper

Marcus Didius Falco Mysteries

Lindsey Davis
St. Martin's Publishing Group
Minotaur Books

Rome, AD 71. Marcus Didius Falco is deperate to leave the notorious Lautumiae prison - though being bailed out by his mother is a slight indignity...

Things go from bad to worse though...

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Alexandria

Marcus Didius Falco Mysteries

Lindsey Davis
St. Martin's Publishing Group
Minotaur Books

In first century A.D. Rome, during the reign of Vespasian, Marcus Didius Falco works as a private "informer," ferreting out hidden truths and bringing villains to ground. But even informers take...

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Rebels and Traitors

Lindsey Davis
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Press

An epic novel of the turbulent English Civil War seen through the lives of those that fought for peace and struggled for love

Set...

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The Course of Honour

Lindsey Davis
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Griffin

In ancient Rome, ambitious citizens who aspired to political power, to become one of the ruling elite—a senator, had to follow what was known as "The Course of Honor." This course had only one...

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See Delphi and Die

Marcus Didius Falco Mysteries

Lindsey Davis
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Griffin

It's A.D. 76 during the reign of Vespasian, and Marcus Didius Falco, a Roman "informer," has achieved much in his life. He's joined the equestrian rank, allowing him to marry Helena Justina, the...

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