Some features and content are unavailable without Javascript enabled

Antonia Hodgson

Award-winning author of The Devil in the Marshalsea

A Death at Fountains Abbey

'It crackles with wit and charm and cements Hawkins' place as the most lovable rogue in historical fiction.' Daily Express

The new twisting mystery from the CWA Historical Dagger 2014 winner Antonia Hodgson.

Late spring, 1728 and Thomas Hawkins has left London for the wild beauty of Yorkshire – forced on a mission he can’t refuse. John Aislabie, one of the wealthiest men in England, has been threatened with murder. ...

Available Now!

Praise for
Antonia Hodgson

  • Excellent, full of historical details and narrative verve. The characters are multi-layered, and the plot skips along rapidly … I’m already looking forward to number four

    Historical Novel Society on A Death at Fountains Abbey
  • A hugely enjoyable and fast-paced story which takes the reader into the dark world of Georgian crime

    Tracy Borman, author of Thomas Cromwell on The Devil In The Marshalsea
  • Offers up a riveting, fast-paced story, a richness of tone and a depth of detail that would put most academics to shame … magnificent!

    Jeffery Deaver on The Devil In The Marshalsea

Latest News