Books by R.A. Scotti

R. A. Scotti is the author of two previous works of nonfiction, including Sudden Sea: The Great Hurricane of 1938, and four novels.

Released: April 13, 2009

"Mystery fans, history buffs and culture vultures alike will savor this delectable immersion in the mindset of an age."
Rigorous study of the circumstances, theories and individuals surrounding the 1911 theft of Leonardo da Vinci's famous masterpiece. Read full book review >
Released: June 19, 2006

"In Scotti's capable hands, the story of St. Peter's becomes a riveting portrait of the papacy, complete with its triumphs, intrigue and excesses."
Fascinating history reveals how the world's most glorious house of worship emerged from decades of trial and scandal. Read full book review >
SUDDEN SEA by R.A. Scotti
Released: Sept. 3, 2003

"A darkly intense portrait. (16 pp. b&w photos, not seen, 4 maps)"
Mystery writer Scotti (The Hammer's Eye, 1988, etc.) applies her suspense-building skills to the story of a murderous storm that capped a punishing decade. Read full book review >