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King Hereafter: Dorothy Dunnett's Writing Style

Dorothy Dunnett, King Hereafter, originally published
by Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1982.

As a post discussion commentary about my 2019 Summer Read book selection, … 1,366 more words

2019 Selections

Fantastic Voyage Installation Diary: Kevin's House ~ Day Tirteen (that's Irish for thirteen)

Another slog of a day yesterday but a good one too. I am having lots of thoughts about my work and about how I work, thoughts which are recurring but seem to be clarifying themselves more. 784 more words

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Summer Read: Dorothy Dunnett's King Hereafter

This summer our group is going to read a historical novel suggested by me:

Dorothy Dunnett, King Hereafter, originally published by Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1982. 1,148 more words

2019 Selections

The Ringed Castle by Dorothy Dunnett (1971)

It took me a little while to settle into this 5th volume of the Lymond Chronicles, after the story arc that had done most to drive the last two volumes had come to a devastating conclusion. 931 more words

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The Game of Kings (The Lymond Chronicles #1) by Dorothy Dunnett

Cultural > Scotland

Dunnett introduces her irresistible hero
Francis Crawford of Lymond, a scapegrace nobleman of elastic morals and
dangerous talents whose tongue is as sharp as his rapier. 37 more words

Historical Fiction

Queens' Play (The Lymond Chronicles #2) by Dorothy Dunnett

Cultural > Scotland, France

For the first time Dunnett’s Lymond Chronicles are available in the United States in quality paperback editions.

Second
in the legendary Lymond Chronicles, Queen’s Play follows Frances… 79 more words

Historical Fiction

The Disorderly Knights (The Lymond Chronicles #3) by Dorothy Dunnett

Cultural > Scotland

The third volume in The Lymond Chronicles,
the highly renowned series of historical novels by Dorothy Dunnett,
Disorderly Knights takes place in 1551, when Francis Crawford of Lymond… 44 more words

Historical Fiction