Works - Robert Southworth

Robert Southworth Books

01
The Jack the Ripper Legacies

Mary Kelly lies dead upon her bed… Her sorrowful eyes still hold captive, the agony of her fate. Anger, and fear walk side by side as the populace of London demand justice for the slain. Is it a single mad man or is there a bloody political game being played out in the grime filled streets of the old City? 

The authorities are powerless to stop the bloodletting and call for a new kind of law.

William Harkness, former officer of the 66th Regiment of Foot will join the hunt. His task is not to bring an insane killer to court, his hands are not tied by the laws of the day. 

William Harkness, is the killer of killers, the assassin of evil…

Gritty, atmospheric – crime fiction

The infamous Jack the Ripper has returned

THE ENTIRE JACK THE RIPPER LEGACIES SERIES AVAILABLE ON AUDIOBOOK
The Reaper's Breath (The Jack the Ripper Legacies Book 1)

Mary Kelly lies dead upon her bed… Her sorrowful eyes still hold captive, the agony of her fate. Anger, and fear walk side by side as the populace of London demand justice for the slain. Is it a single mad man or is there a bloody political game being played out in the grime filled streets of the old City? The authorities are powerless to stop the bloodletting and call for a new kind of law. William Harkness, former officer of the 66th Regiment of Foot will join the hunt. His task is not to bring an insane killer to court, his hands are not tied by the laws of the day.William Harkness is the killer of killers, the assassin of evil…

The Reaper's Touch (The Jack the Ripper Legacies Book 2)

London 1890, William Harkness is summoned to the scene of a grisly murder. The victim is not a woman of the night, nor a member of the underclass. Nonetheless, Harkness is certain the Ripper has resumed his slaughter. He and his men resume the hunt for the infamous killer but all is not as it seems. William Harkness soon realises that hunters can also be prey…

The Reaper's Kiss (The Jack the Ripper Legacies Book 3)

London 1891.  Sir Simeon Harkness has joined his son in the pursuit of the infamous killer. With his resources, it is not long before the scent of new lines of investigation are detected. The Ripper can feel the oppressive breath of his pursuers upon his skin. He must hide his tracks and remove those that once called him master. The hunt is on but the Ripper will not go quietly to the gallows.

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Medusa's Shame

A New Epic Fantasy…

The darkness is spreading. A malevolent presence invades the hearts and minds of both gods and men. Whispers of wealth and power turns brother against brother, friend into foe.

Agamemnon and Menelaus stepped through the burning remnants that was once their home. They wanted to fight, stand in defiance against the usurper, Thyestes. But Pallas, trusted friend of King Atreus, had been given orders. he must take the princes beyond the reach of Thyestes. A perilous journey must be undertaken. They must flee, but do they leave their misfortune within the scorched remains of Mycenae, or do they carry that torment to other lands?

Available in eBook, Paperback and Hardback.

Audio book currently in production.

 

 

Spartacus: Talons of an Empire (Spartacus Chronicles Book 1)

What path might history have taken if Spartacus had made it through the slave rebellion in 73 BC alive? What might he have achieved—and what blows might he have rained upon the Romans?
 
This fast-paced novel, filled with brutal gladiatorial combat, reimagines the events of the period—and offers a compelling read to those who enjoy action, adventure, and history.

Spartacus II: The Gods Demand Sacrifice (Spartacus Chronicles Book 2)

Crassus, one of the most powerful men in Rome yearns for revenge. Spartacus and friends have taken from him the opportunity for more wealth and influence. He will release his wolf, Flabinus. A man known through out the empire for his relentless and savage pursuit of his prey. Spartacus and his allies have learnt to stand their ground in the arena, now they must learn to run.

Spartacus III: The Pharaoh's Blade (Spartacus Chronicles Book 3)

Empires clash as they hunt for a fabled blade. Spartacus and his friends fight for survival, amidst men who will stop at nothing to hold the legendary weapon. Danger threatens from the shadows, as old and new enemies emerge with violent intent. Spartacus and those he loves will stand together and even the Gods are undecided upon their fate.

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Wrath of the Furies

The new magistrate of Justitia has a difficult task before him.

Rome is a bed of deceit and murder and with the Emperor travelling the empire, it falls to him to keep order. However, with a highly-skilled assassin slaughtering members of Rome’s elite and a mysterious organisation plotting to take power in the Emperor’s absence, the magistrate will face constant danger.

Magistrate Lucius Magro Decius must learn the ways of Rome with all haste or find himself bleeding in the dirt.

Available in eBook, Paperback, Hardback and AudioBook.

David Baird
"Another cracking story from Robert Southworth!"
David Baird
S A Tameez
"I have to admit, I read a lot of Ripper books but this is by far one of my favourites."
S A Tameez