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The Grove of the Caesars: Flavia Albia 8 Paperback – 14 April 2020

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  • Publisher : Hodder & Stoughton; 1st edition (14 April 2020)
  • Language : English
  • Paperback : 400 pages
  • ISBN-10 : 1529374278
  • ISBN-13 : 978-1529374278
  • Dimensions : 15.8 x 3.6 x 23.4 cm
  • Customer Reviews:
    4.6 out of 5 stars 495 ratings

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Davis's prose is a lively joy, and Flavia's Rome is sinister and gloriously real * The Times on Saturday * This excellent Roman mystery, enriched by Davis's characteristic wit and thorough understanding of the period, takes a darker turn as Flavia delves into Rome's poorest streets, rife with prostitution, exploitation, thuggery and murder * Sunday Express, S Magazine * Davis's books crackle with wit and knowledge. She has the happy knack of making the reader feel entirely immersed in Rome * The Times * Lindsey Davis has seen off all her competitors to become the unassailable market leader in the 'crime in Ancient Rome' genre . . . Davis's squalid, vibrant Rome is as pleasurable as ever * Guardian * For fans of crime fiction set in the ancient world, this one is not to be missed * Booklist * Praise for Lindsey Davis and the Flavia Albia series * : * For a totally exhilarating romp through Ancient Rome, Lindsey Davis' latest Flavia Alba novel won't be beaten and offers an immersive experience of a vibrant world full of real, recognisable characters * Mike Ripley, Shotsmag * Praise for The Grove of the Caesars * : *

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Praise for The Grove of the Caesars - :

For a totally exhilarating romp through Ancient Rome, Lindsey Davis' latest Flavia Alba novel won't be beaten and offers an immersive experience of a vibrant world full of real, recognisable characters - Mike Ripley, Shotsmag

Praise for Lindsey Davis and the Flavia Albia series - :

For fans of crime fiction set in the ancient world, this one is not to be missed - Booklist

Lindsey Davis has seen off all her competitors to become the unassailable market leader in the 'crime in Ancient Rome' genre . . . Davis's squalid, vibrant Rome is as pleasurable as ever - Guardian

Davis's books crackle with wit and knowledge. She has the happy knack of making the reader feel entirely immersed in Rome - The Times

This excellent Roman mystery, enriched by Davis's characteristic wit and thorough understanding of the period, takes a darker turn as Flavia delves into Rome's poorest streets, rife with prostitution, exploitation, thuggery and murder - Sunday Express, S Magazine

Davis's prose is a lively joy, and Flavia's Rome is sinister and gloriously real - The Times on Saturday

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