Alan Bradley

Alan Bradley was born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He worked as a radio and television engineer, designing and building electronic systems. He then worked briefly for Ryerson Polytechnical Institute in Toronto (now Ryerson University), before moving to Saskatoon to take a job at the University of Saskatchewan in 1969. There he helped develop a broadcasting studio, where he worked as Director of Television Engineering for 25 years. He took an early retirement from the university in 1994 in order to become a full-time writer. He is the creator of 'Flavia de Luce' an eleven-year-old sleuth in England in the 1950s. Visit also this site.


Titles and year of publication:  

 1) The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie (Agatha Award)  2009
 2) The Weed That Strings the Hangman's Bag  2010
 3) A Red Herring Without Mustard  2011
 4) I Am Half-Sick of Shadows  2011
 5) Speaking from Among the Bones  2013
 6) The Dead in Their Vaulted Arches  2014
 7) The Curious case of the Copper Corpse (e-story)  2014
 8) As Chimney Sweepers Come To Dust  2015
 9) Thrice the Brinded Cat Hath Mew'd  2016
10) The Grave's a Fine and Private Place  2018
11) The Golden Tresses of the Dead  2019
 Omnibus Editions
 1) The Buckshaw Chronicles Volume 1 (contains the first three Flavia de Luce novels)  2012