A portrait of Paul Doherty

Paul Doherty

Paul Doherty was born in Middlesbrough in 1946. He was admitted to Liverpool University where he gained a First Class Honours Degree in History and won a state scholarship to Exeter College, Oxford. While there he met his wife, Carla.

Paul worked in Ascot, Newark and Crawley, before being appointed as Headmaster to Trinity Catholic High School, Essex, in 1981. The school has been described as one of the leading comprehensives in the U.K. and has been awarded “Outstanding” in four consecutive OFSTED inspections. All seven of Paul and Carla’s children have been educated at Trinity.

Paul has written over 100 books and has published a series of outstanding historical mysteries set in the Middle Ages, Classical Greece, Ancient Egypt and elsewhere. His books have been translated into more than twenty languages.

Books by Paul Doherty

The Book of Fires.jpg
Candle Flame.jpg
The Straw Men.jpg
Bloodstone.jpg
The House of Shadows.jpg
The Field of Blood.jpg
The Devil's Domain.jpg
The Assassin's Riddle.jpg
The House of Crows.jpg
Murder's Bright Light.jpg
The Anger of God.jpg
Murder Most Holy.jpg
The House of Red Slayer.jpg
The Nightingale Gallery.jpg