Janice Law

Janice Law is a writer and painter who has also been published in the fields of journalism, academia and history. Her Anna Peters detective series was nominated for an Edgar and her Francis Bacon series won the Lambda Literary Gay Mystery Award (The Prisoner of the Riviera). She taught college English for 20 years before retiring to the country in Connecticut where she lives with her husband.

  • The Prisoner of the Riviera

    By Janice Law

    Read by Paul Ansdell

    In postwar France, young painter Francis Bacon finds that surviving his vacation may be a long shot.

    "Artist-sleuth Francis, unflappable and acidly witty, is the star of [Janice Law's] latest nimble historical mystery series...Law's crisp, wry humor, surreptitious revelations of France's deep partisan wounds, and great affection for the marvelously resourceful, suave, and irreverent Francis make for a delectably clever tale." - Booklist

    Released Tue Dec 13 00:00:00 UTC 2016
    English, Unabridged

  • Nights In Berlin

    By Janice Law

    Read by Paul Ansdell

    Young Irishman Francis Bacon finds love and danger in the shadows of Weimar Berlin.

    Released Tue Dec 27 00:00:00 UTC 2016
    English, Unabridged

  • Moon Over Tangier

    By Janice Law

    Read by Paul Ansdell

    In colonial Morocco, a painter navigates a conspiracy of forgery, corruption, and murder.

    "The pacing is good, the bad guys-and gals-are bad, and the integration of art and painting provides a solid framework on which to hang the story." - Historical Novel Society

    Released Tue Dec 27 00:00:00 UTC 2016
    English, Unabridged

  • Fires of London

    By Janice Law

    Read by Paul Ansdell

    A killer takes refuge in the blacked-out streets of wartime London, upending the world of Mr. Bacon.

    "Law does a bang-up job of recreating London during the Blitz and portraying real-life artist Francis Bacon as an unlikely sleuth." - Publishers Weekly

    Released Tue Nov 22 00:00:00 UTC 2016
    English, Unabridged

  • Afternoons in Paris

    By Janice Law

    Read by Paul Ansdell

    Budding artist Francis Bacon heads to Paris to paint, love, and spy in the Roaring Twenties.

    "Series narrator Paul Ansdell turns in another exemplary performance, bringing the Paris of les annees folles to vibrant life." - Library Journal

    Released Tue Jan 10 00:00:00 UTC 2017
    English, Unabridged