The Devil’s Harmony

The Devil’s Harmony Synopsis The discovery of an old scrapbook in a Warsaw library leads researcher Phineas Fox to uncover evidence of a devastating wartime atrocity. “We had no choice. But it was a bad way for them to die.” When music researcher Phineas...

Music Macabre

Music Macabre Synopsis Music researcher Phineas Fox has been enjoying his latest commission, gathering background material for a biography of Franz Liszt. But although he has – as anticipated – uncovered plenty of scandal in the 19th century composer’s past, matters...

Song of the Damned

Song of the Damned Synopsis When researcher and music historian, Phineas Fox, is asked to help with bicentenary celebrations in rural Worcestershire he is not prepared to find fragments of a medieval ritual within a locally-written piece of music. The ritual was known...

Chord of Evil

“…various narrative threads converge in the shadow of a menacing castle in the remote German countryside… Will keep the reader guessing to the end.” Publishers Weekly “…masterfully draws out the suspense by progressively revealing the underlying truths.” Kirkus Chord...

Death Notes

“Gripping and intricately plotted…” Booklist “Enjoyable contemporary series launch…. The narrative bounces between Fox’s research and excerpts from Quince’s endearingly funny diary… By turns jaunty and thrilling…” Publishers’ Weekly Death Notes Synopsis...