Facebook Live with Lindsey Davis & Elsa Hart

Lindsey Davis was born and raised in Birmingham, England. After taking an English degree at Oxford and working for the civil service for thirteen years, she "ran away to be a writer." Her internationally bestselling novels featuring ancient Roman detective Marcus Didius Falco include Venus in CopperThe Iron Hand of MarsNemesis and Alexandria. She is also the author of Rebels and Traitors, set during the English Civil War. Davis is the recipient of the Crime Writers' Association Cartier Diamond Dagger Award, the highest accolade for crime writers, as well as the Ellis Peters Historical Dagger Award and the Authors' Club Best First Novel award.

Elsa Hart is the author of three acclaimed mystery novels set in eighteenth-century China. The most recent, City of Ink, was one of Publishers Weekly’s Best Books of 2018. The daughter of a journalist, Elsa was born in Rome and spent much of her childhood abroad, attending international schools in Moscow and Prague. She is drawn to stories about travelers throughout history, and likes to put her own characters in places that are unfamiliar to them.

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Event date: 

Friday, August 7, 2020 - 1:00pm

Event address: 

2342 Bissonnet St.
Houston, TX 77005
The Grove of the Caesars: A Flavia Albia Novel (Flavia Albia Series #8) Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250241566
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Minotaur Books - July 28th, 2020

In the sacred grove of Julius Caesar, something deadly stirs in the undergrowth—a serial killer, who haunted the gardens for years, has claimed another victim—in Lindsey Davis’s next historical mystery, The Grove of the Caesars.


The Ides of April: A Flavia Albia Mystery (Flavia Albia Series #1) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250048554
Availability: Able to Backorder
Published: Minotaur Books - June 17th, 2014

Falco: The Next Generation––Flavia Albia has taken up her father's profession. Only, now Rome is a more dangerous, mercurial place than it was back in dear old dad's day . . .


The Silver Pigs: A Marcus Didius Falco Mystery (Marcus Didius Falco Mysteries #1) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780312614249
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Minotaur Books - September 13th, 2011

The Silver Pigs is the classic novel which introduced readers around the world to Marcus Didius Falco, a private informer with a knack for trouble, a tendency for bad luck, and a frequently incovenient drive for justice.


The Cabinets of Barnaby Mayne: A Mystery Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250142818
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Published: Minotaur Books - August 4th, 2020

From the author of the acclaimed Li Du novels comes Elsa Hart's new atmospheric mystery series.


Jade Dragon Mountain: A Mystery (Li Du Novels #1) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250072337
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Published: Minotaur Books - July 5th, 2016

On the mountainous border of China and Tibet in 1708, a detective must learn what a killer already knows: that empires' rise and fall on the strength of the stories they tell.