The Mirror Makers

Published by Hutchinson, 2003, Arrow paperback 2004.  Also published in Italy (Corbaccio) and Germany (Luebbe)

‘Elegant writing, excellent research . . ripe with the intrigue, passion and danger of the best historical novels.’

Elizabeth Buchan, Sunday Times




Masque of the Gonzagas

Published by Arcadia Books, 1999 and reissued in mass paperback 2007. Also published in Italy (Corbaccio; ppk TEA); France (Albin Michel); Holland (Boekerij); Spain (Martinez Roca)

‘Grips the reader from first to last – an atmospheric and compelling novel of power and passion’

Patricia Duncker



A Fatal Season

Published by Gerald Duckworth & Co Ltd (1996)

‘…a beautifully written and remarkably accurate evocation of a life in the theatre . . .’

Ronald Harwood