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The Graveyard of the Hesperides

A Flavia Albia Novel

From renowned author Lindsey Davis, creator of the much-loved character, Marcus Didius Falco and his friends and family, comes the fourth novel in her all-new series set in ancient Rome.

We first met Flavia Albia, Falco´s feisty adopted daughter, in The Ides of April. Albia is a remarkable woman in what is very much a man´s world: young, widowed and fiercely independent, she lives alone on the Aventine Hill in Rome and makes a good living as a hired investigator. An outsider in more ways than one, Albia has unique insight into life in ancient Rome, and she puts it to good use going places no man could go, and asking questions no man could ask.

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Davis's books crackle with wit and knowledge. She has the happy knack of making the reader feel entirely immersed in Rome. The Times
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Historical novelist Lindsey Davis is best known for her novels set in Ancient Rome, including the much-loved Marcus Didius Falco series, although she has also written about the English Civil War, including in 2014 A Cruel Fate, a book for the Quick Reads literacy initiative. Her examination of the paranoid reign of the roman emperor Domitian began with Master and God, a standalone novel, leading to her new series about Flavia Albia, set in that dark period.

Her books are translated and have been dramatized on BBC Radio 4. Her many awards include the Premio Colosseo (from the city of Rome) and the Crime Writers´ Cartier Diamond Dagger for lifetime achievement. Most recently she was the inaugural winner of the Barcino (Barcelona) International Historical Novel Prize.

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Einband Taschenbuch
Seitenzahl 416
Erscheinungsdatum 06.10.2016
Sprache Englisch
ISBN 978-1-4736-1339-3
Verlag Hodder And Stoughton
Maße (L/B/H) 198/128/30 mm
Gewicht 295
Verkaufsrang 8.152
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