Martin Davies

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Martin Davies is a British author. He has written four novels about Sherlock Holmes' housekeeper and four other novels, including one about Joseph Banks and the Mysterious Bird of Ulieta, entitled The Conjuror's Bird, all of which have been published.

Martin Davies grew up in North West England. All his writing is done in cafes, on buses or on tube trains, and an aversion to laptops means that he always works in longhand. He has travelled widely, including in the Middle East and India, and substantial parts of THE UNICORN ROAD were written while travelling through Sicily. He works as a consultant in the broadcasting i
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The Year After

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The Unicorn Road

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Havana Sleeping

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Mrs Hudson and the Spirits'... Mrs Hudson and the Malabar ... Mrs Hudson and the Lazarus ... Mrs Hudson and the Samarkan... Mrs Hudson and the Blue Dai... Mrs Hudson and The Christma...
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“The fish are always selling well. They are the only one of God’s creatures that never disappoints.”
Martin Davies, Havana Sleeping

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Martin Davies, Mrs Hudson and the Spirits' Curse

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