Books by Paul Adam

Paul Adam was born in 1958. He grew up in Sheffield and studied law at Nottingham University. He began his writing career as a journalist and has worked in Rome as well as in England. He has published three crime novels and written for television. He live


MAX CASSIDY by Paul Adam
ADVENTURE
Released: March 1, 2010

"It's a bit slow to start and slips the bonds of reality near the end, but literate thriller readers, especially those interested in escapology, will enjoy and likely ask for the next installment. (Thriller. 8-14)"
Two years ago, Max Cassidy's father, a famous escapologist, vanished while performing in the small Central American country of Santo Domingo. Read full book review >
PAGANINI’S GHOST by Paul Adam
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: Jan. 5, 2010

"Prolific Adam's second Castiglione mystery (The Rainaldi Quartet, 2006, etc.) is slow to get moving, but his story and style are of a piece—elegantly layered and intricately detailed. "
Esteemed violin maker Giovanni Castiglione turns sleuth once more. Read full book review >
ORACLE LAKE by Paul Adam
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: July 12, 2007

A search for the reincarnation of the Dalai Lama in occupied Tibet. Read full book review >
THE RAINALDI QUARTET by Paul Adam
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: Feb. 28, 2006

"The leisurely, rococo storytelling perfectly suits the subtle pleasures of the tale. Adam (Flash Point, 2004, etc.) offers lots of European history and an engrossing look at a subculture of the classical music world as well as a nifty mystery. "
A valuable violin triggers multiple murders in contemporary Italy. Read full book review >
FLASH POINT by Paul Adam
THRILLERS
Released: July 15, 2004

"A pleasing romp, even if some of the details seem lifted from a grainy copy of Kundun."
The Dalai Lama is dead. Long live the Dalai Lama. Read full book review >