• "Surely the best historical detective in the business"

    Mike Ripley, Daily Telegraph
  • "For more laughter visit Ancient Rome in Lindsey Davis' tenth novel"

    Mail on Sunday
  • "If only all bestsellers were this satisfying"

    Time Out
  • "

    Davies is a prolific and popular writer ... Her research has been assiduous and detailed, her commitment to the subject is impressive, and the background detail is often eye-opening.
    Hilary Mantel


    Hilary Mantel, Observer
  • "Queen of the Historical Whodunnit … Davis’ books make old Rome sounds fun … it is all so enjoyable"

    The Times