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Series by Michel Jecks, set in Devon. New to me and am enjoying them.
I can recommend the Shardlake series by CJ Samson
"I can recommend the Shardlake series by CJ Samson"Have been reading them.
"I can recommend the Shardlake series by CJ Samson"Read all these too and enjoyed them, looking forward to the next one. Will investigate the Michael Jecks books for future reading. x
Goodness, just checked this author on Fantastic Fiction, lots of books here to keep me out of mischief for months! Think i will start with the first one and work my way through. x
Others series similar to the (fantastic) books of Michael Jecks are:Susanna Gregory1. The Matthew Bartholomew series (set in 14th centry England)2. The Thomas Chaloner series (set in the Restoration)3. (writing as Simon Beaufort) The Sir Geoffrey Mappestone series (set in early 12th century)P C Doherty (aka Paul Doherty and Paul Harding 1. Hugh Corbett Series (set in 13th century)2. The Sorrowful Mysteries of Brother Athelstan (set in 14th century)3. The Amerotke books (set in Ancient Egypt)4. The Egyptian Mysteries (set in Ancient Egypt)5. (writing as Michael Clynes) The Sir Roger Shallot books (set in the reign of Henry VIII)6. (writing as C L Grace) The Katheryn Swinbrooke series (set in 15th century England)Bernard Knight1. The Crowner John series (set in the reign of Richard I)Candace Robb1. The Owen Archer series (set in 14th century)2. The Margaret Kerr series (set in late 13th century)Philip GoodenThe Shakespearean Murder Mysteries (set in the reign of Elizabeth I)Kate SedleyRoger the Chapman series (set in 15th century)Peter TremayneThe Sister Fidelma books (set in 600s)Lindsey DavisThe Marcus Didius Falco series (set in Vespasian's Ancient Rome)Margaret Frazer1. The Sister Frevisse books (set in 15th century)2. Joliffe the Player series (set in 15th century)Simon ScarrowThe Cato series (set in Claudius' reign)Steven SaylorRoma Sub Rosa series (set in the end days of the Ancient Roman Republic)R S DownieThe Medicus Investigations (set in Ancient Britain, during the reign of Roman Emperor Hadrian)David WishartMarcus Corvinus series (set in the Ancient Rome of Tiberius)Alys ClareThe Hawkenlye series (set in the reign of Richard I)Cassandra ClarkThe Abbess of Meaux Mystery series (set in 14th century)James ForresterThe Clarenceux Trilogy (set in the reign of Elizabeth I)Ariana FranklinMistress of the Art of Death series (set in the reign of Henry I)Jan GuillouThe Crusades Trilogy (set in 12th century)Caroline RoeThe Chronicles of Isaac of Girona series (set in 14th century Spain)Rosemary RoweThe Libertus Mysteries of Roman Britain Sorry if it's a long post, but I read about a book every day and this is my favourite genre. :-)
And don't forget Umberto Eco's 'Name of the Rose'!
I enjoy her work, too.
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