• "Queen of the humorous crime romp is Lindsey Davis... the adventures of the likable Falco on foreign soil are fertile ground for laughs and thrills."

  • "This book is a delight for Falco fans and will strike a chord with anyone who has endured builders in their home."

    Sunday Telegraph
  • "Davis conjures up the ancient world with confidence, and contrives a plot as interesting as the best of modern crime fiction."

    Times Literary Supplement