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Enemies at Home

(2012)
(The second book in the Flavia Albia Mystery series)
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"There are rules for private informers accepting a new case. Never take on clients who cannot pay you. Never do favors for friends. Don't work with relatives. If, like me, you are a woman, keep clear of men you find attractive."

"Will I never learn?"

In ancient Rome, the number of slaves was far greater than that of free citizens. As a result, often the people Romans feared most were the "enemies at home," the slaves under their own roofs. Because of this, Roman law decreed that if the head of a household was murdered at home, and the culprit wasn't quickly discovered, his slaves - all of them, guilty or not - were presumed responsible and were put to death...without exception.

When a couple is found dead in their own bedroom and their house burglarized, some of their household slaves know what is about to happen to them. They flee to the Temple of Ceres, which by tradition is respected as a haven for refugees. This is where Flavia Albia comes in. The authorities, under pressure from all sides, need a solution. Albia, a private informer like her father, Marcus Didius Falco, is asked to solve the murders.

Genre: Historical Mystery    Get it on Google Play

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Hardback Editions

July 2014 : USA Hardback
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Title: Enemies at Home: A Flavia Albia Novel (Flavia Albia Series)
Author(s): Lindsey Davis
ISBN: 1-250-02377-7 / 978-1-250-02377-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Minotaur Books
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2012 : UK Hardback
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Title: Enemies at Home: Flavia Albia 2 (Falco: The New Generation)
Author(s): Lindsey Davis
ISBN: 1-4447-6658-9 / 978-1-4447-6658-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
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Paperback Editions

June 2015 : USA Paperback
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Title: Enemies at Home: A Flavia Albia Novel (Flavia Albia Series)
Author(s): Lindsey Davis
ISBN: 1-250-06848-7 / 978-1-250-06848-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Minotaur Books
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2012 : UK Paperback
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Title: Enemies at Home: Flavia Albia 2 (Falco: The New Generation)
Author(s): Lindsey Davis
ISBN: 1-4447-6660-0 / 978-1-4447-6660-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hodder Paperbacks
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April 2014 : UK Paperback
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Title: Enemies at Home: Flavia Albia 2 (Falco: The New Generation)
Author(s): Lindsey Davis
ISBN: 1-4447-6659-7 / 978-1-4447-6659-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Audio Editions

1705 : USA Audio CD
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Title: Enemies at Home (Flavia Albia Mysteries, Book 2)
Author(s): Lindsey Davis
ISBN: 1-5046-3790-9 / 978-1-5046-3790-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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June 2015 : USA MP3 CD
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Title: Enemies at Home (Flavia Albia Mysteries, Book 2)
Author(s): Lindsey Davis
ISBN: 1-5046-3789-5 / 978-1-5046-3789-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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June 2015 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Enemies at Home: The Flavia Albia Mysteries, Book 2
Author(s): Lindsey Davis
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
Availability: Amazon   


September 2014 : UK Audio CD
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Title: Enemies at Home (Unabridged Audiobook)
Author(s): Lindsey Davis
ISBN: 1-4712-7264-8 / 978-1-4712-7264-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Lamplight
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April 2014 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Enemies at Home: Flavia Albia Mystery, Book 2
Author(s): Lindsey Davis
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
Availability: Amazon   


April 2014 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: Enemies at Home: Flavia Albia Mystery, Book 2
Author(s): Lindsey Davis
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
Availability: Amazon CA   


April 2014 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Enemies at Home: Flavia Albia Mystery, Book 2
Author(s): Lindsey Davis
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
Availability: Amazon UK   


Kindle Editions

July 2014 : USA Kindle edition
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Title: Enemies at Home: A Flavia Albia Novel (Flavia Albia Mystery Series Book 2)
Author(s): Lindsey Davis
Publisher: Minotaur Books
Availability: Amazon   


April 2014 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: Enemies at Home: Flavia Albia 2 (Falco: The New Generation)
Author(s): Lindsey Davis
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
Availability: Amazon UK   


April 2014 : Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Enemies at Home: Flavia Albia 2 (Falco: The New Generation) (Flavia Albia Mystery series)
Author(s): Lindsey Davis
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
Availability: Amazon CA