The Ancient Rome Mysteries is a series of historical mystery novels by English novelist Paul Doherty. The series follows Claudia, who is a spy working for Empress Helena (the mother of the Emperor). The books are set during the reign of Constantine the Great at a time when Christianity was first being brought to Rome.
The Sorrowful Mysteries of Brother Athelstan is a series of historical mystery novels by English author Paul Doherty. The title character is a Dominican friar and priest to St. Erconwald’s and secretarius to Coroner Sir John Cranston. The novels are set in London during the late 14th century during the reign of Richard II.
The Mystery of Alexander the Great series is a series of historical mystery novels by English author Paul Doherty. The series is set at the beginning of Alexander the Great’s reign, in ancient Greece. The first two novels have Jewish siblings Miriam and Simeon investigating the mysteries, while the final three novels focus on Alexander’s […]
Kathryn Swinbrooke is the lead character in a series of historical mystery novels by English author C.L. Grace (Paul Doherty). The series follows both Swinbrooke, a physician and a chemist, along with love interest Colum Murtagh, an Irish soldier. Together, they will work together in order to find murderers in Canterbury, England following the War […]
The Canterbury Tales (of Mystery and Murder) is a series of historical mystery novels by British novelist Paul Doherty (aka P.C. Doherty). The Canterbury Tales is a series of re-tellings of stories by the pilgrims of real-life historical English poet Geoffrey Chaucer while they make the trek from London, England to Canterbury during the medieval […]
Sir Roger Shallot is the lead character in a series of historical mystery novels by English author Paul Doherty, originally written under the name Michael Clynes. The novels take place during the reign of King Henry VIII. Roger Shallot is a Falstaffian rogue who works as an agent for Cardinal Wolsey. The stories are somewhat […]
Hugh Corbett is the lead character in a series of historical mystery novels by British novelist Paul Doherty (or P.C. Doherty). Corbett is the right-hand man and spy for King Edward I. The novels are set during the late 13th century and into the early 14th century.
Dr. Paul C. Doherty is an English author of historical mystery novels and non-fiction history books. He is currently the Headmaster of Trinity Catholic High School in Woodford Green, Essex. He was educated at Liverpool University, gaining a First Class Honours Degree in History. His doctorate was earned at Exeter College, Oxford for is thesis […]