S.J. Parris

Books by S.J. Parris


Renegade monk, heretic and philosopher Giordano Bruno goes under cover to expose a plot to assassinate Elizabeth I.

Reviewed on 24 April 2021 by John Cleal


Renegade monk, philosopher and heretic Giordano Bruno is caught in the middle of political and religious strife when he investigates the murder of a friend.

Reviewed on 13 May 2017 by John Cleal


Renegade monk, philosopher, spy, poet and detective Giordano Bruno, is in Plymouth with his friend, Sir Philip Sidney, on a diplomatic mission. Bruno’s investigations into a murder on Drake’s flagship uncover some of the city’s darkest secrets, but expose him – and the country itself – to mortal danger.

Reviewed on 31 May 2014 by John Cleal