Blogs in January 2024

The Other Einstein 3rd January 2024

Historical fiction that presents a “what if” theory about the amount of involvement that Albert Einstein’s first wife (also a physicist) had in some of his most significant scientific contributions.

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The Book of Prague: Reading the City 25th October 2023

An ex-con on compassionate release revisits his old haunts, only to feel dispossessed by how much the city has changed… The son of political dissidents in Soviet-era Prague is condemned to a life of menial jobs, like working at...

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In the Blood 2nd November 2022

London 1988: Agata grew up in post-war Prague and believes that her mother was the only member of her family to survive the Holocaust. Then she discovers that not everyone died. Set against the background of the collapse of...

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The Bloodletter’s Daughter 22nd August 2022

Emperor Rudolf II’s son, Don Julius, is mentally ill and the emperor sends him to a small town in Bohemia where bloodletter treats him by purging the illness from his body. Pichler’s daughter, Marketa, becomes the object of Don...

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Puppets of Prague 6th August 2022

Can the dream of freedom overcome fear and oppression? Friendships, marriages and loyalties are tested to the limit in this novel which spans Prague’s tumultuous twentieth century . In the summer of 1914 young love beckons and the future...

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