• "Her most ambitious to date... Davis has found a winning formula. The tempo is presto, the language pert"

    Daily Telegraph
  • "Lindsey Davis doesn't merely make history come alive - she turns it into spanking entertainment, and wraps it around an intriguing mystery. She is incapable of writing a dull sentence"

    Peter Lovesey
  • "Surely the best historical detective in the business"

    Daily Telegraph