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Lindsey Davis - Author


Lindsey Davis's first Falco novel, The Silver Pigs, was published in 1989. Since then, her novel Two For the Lions won the inaugural Ellis Peters Historical Dagger in 1998, and in 1999 she received the Sherlock Award for Best Comic Detective for her creation, Marcus Didius Falco. Lindsey's last ten novels have all been Sunday Times hardback bestsellers. She was born in Birmingham but now lives in Greenwich. In 2011 The Crime Writers' Association announced that the Cartier Diamond Dagger, the highest honour in the UK crime writing world, went to Lindsey Davis.

If you like Lindsey Davis you might also like to read books by Steven Saylor, David Wishart and SJ Parris.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Lindsey Davis

Enemies at Home Falco: The New Generation by Lindsey Davis
Enemies at Home Falco: The New Generation
Lindsey Davis
Marcus Didius Falco was Lindsey Davis’ bestselling Roman detective, who across twenty novels solved crimes and helped us explore Davis’ unique and brilliant take on Ancient Rome. Now a new era has begun as Falco’s daughter Flavia Albia takes on...
Format: Paperback - Released: 23/10/2014
A Cruel Fate by Lindsey Davis
A Cruel Fate
Lindsey Davis
Based on real events in the English Civil War, Lindsey Davis retells the grim tale of Captain Smith's abuse of power in Oxford prison - where many died in misery though a lucky few survived. A Quick Reads 2014 title.
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/02/2014
The Ides of April Falco: The New Generation by Lindsey Davis
The Ides of April Falco: The New Generation
Lindsey Davis
Followers of Marcus Didius Falco will be fascinated by this new generation novel for here we follow his adopted daughter Flavia Abia. Newcomers start here, for any background you need you are provided with. Lindsay Davis paints a wonderful, very...
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/09/2013
Nemesis by Lindsey Davis
Nemesis
Lindsey Davis
Featured on The Book Show on Sky Arts on 27 January 2011. Winner of the CWA Cartier Diamond Dagger 2011. In the high summer of 77 AD, Roman informer Marcus Didius Falco is beset by personal problems. Newly bereaved...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/02/2011
The Silver Pigs by Lindsey Davis
The Silver Pigs
Lindsey Davis
July 2012 Guest Editor Barbara Erskine on the Marcus Didius Falco series... In that it has a lowly rather than a patrician cast list and involves crime detection, I enjoy Lindsey Davis’s tales of her (ancient)Roman detective, Falco. As in...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/02/2008

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www.lindseydavis.co.uk/

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