First, Claudia is run off a remote country road. Then her beloved cat goes missing. Now she is being framed for murder…
Racy, pacy thrillers set in Ancient Rome, featuring the beautiful but formidable Claudia Seferius, who would do anything (well, almost anything) for money, and aristocratic investigator, Marcus Cornelius Orbilio, who would do anything (well, almost anything) for her.
Travelling through the Alps, a rockfall leaves Claudia stranded and five of her party dead. Too late she finds out it's a trap.
A sadistic killer, an abandoned child, babies abducted at night. Claudia believes there is a connection. And finds her own life on the line.
On the run from the law, a villa in the Adriatic seems the perfect bolt hole. Until a pirate ship moors in the bay.
When the King of Histria invites Claudia to visit, she assumes it's connected to her role as a merchant of fine wines. How wrong can she be?
Claudia doesn't believe her step-daughter has been kidnapped. Until she traces her to a sinister religious cult.
Blackmailed into investigating the death of a child, Claudia is plunged into a cult where women keep men as sex slaves.
When Claudia’s gambling debts spiral, she reverts to offering dominatrix services to rich, high-ranking Romans. Until they start turning up dead…
When a much younger man starts courting her mother-in-law, Claudia starts to smell fish. Can it be connected to a series of murders?
The plague is dangerous. But nowhere near as dangerous as the lakeside spa where Claudia seeks refuge.
Claudia was just ten when her father marched off to war and never came home. It's time to uncover the truth about his disappearance.
Rumours abound of a one-eyed giant roaming the hills. The legendary Cyclops. Iliona knows the Cyclops is a myth - but the killings are most definitely real.
A darker trilogy set in Ancient Greece, featuring the no-nonsense High Priestess Iliona, blackmailed into working for the ruthless commander of Sparta’s hated Secret Police.
Conspiracy, murder, kidnap, adultery. Just another day in the temple's office for High Priestess Iliona.
Ellery Queen Reader's Award Winner 2013.
"Room for Improvement" - Sleazy divorces in 1960s Brighton. Nominated for a Shamus Award.
"The Wickedest Town in the West" - A demure English churchgoer finds out just how Wild the West is, when she goes searching for her missing fiancé.
"Open and Shut Case" - An illusionist gets into a twist with a pretty contortionist. And must bend over backwards to help.