Paul Doherty's other titles include "Corpse Candle", "The Anubis Slayings", "The Field of Blood", "The Hangman's Hymn", "The Horus Killings", "The Mask of Ra", "The Slayers of Seth", "The Plague Lord" and "The Treason of the Ghosts".
Paul Doherty was born in Middlesbrough. He studied History at Liverpool and Oxford Universities and obtained a doctorate for his thesis on Edward II and Queen Isabella. He is now headmaster of a school in north-east London and lives with his family in Essex.
Praise for Paul Doherty's other novels: 'I really like these
medieval whodunnits * Bookseller *
A romping good read * Time Out *
Historically informative, excellently plotted and, as ever, superbly entertaining * CADS 20 *
This rich tale ... seeps authenticity and is written with wonderfully efficient style. A gem of an historical thriller * Huddersfield Daily Examiner *