Alex Pavesi


Alex Pavesi lives in London, where he writes full time. He previously worked as a software engineer and before that obtained a PhD in Mathematics. He enjoys puzzles, long walks and recreational lock picking. The Eighth Detective is his first book.

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The Eighth Detective

3.56 avg rating — 5,104 ratings — published 2020 — 21 editions
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“I think that when you’re reading about death as entertainment, it should leave you feeling slightly uncomfortable, even slightly sick.”
Alex Pavesi, The Eighth Detective

“the sea is like having a pet dog asleep on the hearth. When I’m near it, even inside my cottage, it’s like I can feel it breathing. It’s a companion of sorts. It’s less lonely to live alone by the sea.”
Alex Pavesi, The Eighth Detective

“story qualifies”
Alex Pavesi, Eight Detectives: The Sunday Times Crime Book of the Month

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