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Thrones, Dominations

Thrones, Dominations

It is 1936 and Lord Peter Wimsey has returned from his honeymoon to set up home with his cherished new wife, the novelist Harriet Vane. As they become part of fashionable London society they encounter the glamorous socialite Rosamund Harwell and her wealthy impressario husband Laurence. Unlike the Wimseys, they are not in love – and all too soon, one of them is dead. A murder case that only Lord Peter Wimsey can solve.
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Genre: Fiction & Related Items / Crime & Mystery

On Sale: 17th September 1998

Price: £9.99

ISBN-13: 9781848943827


Jill Paton Walsh has...given us a Lord Peter story in the true Sayers' style and tradition
Norma Major - The Week on Thrones, Dominations
An engrossing, intelligent and provocative novel in the guise of a conventional mystery.
Joyce Carol Oates, New York Times Book Review
Could this be the best book Dorothy L. Sayers never wrote? She has done a splendid job - certain to please the legions of Sayers loyalists as well as readers new to the Wimsey canon . . . Lord Peter has been made much more human and interesting by marriage. . . and the story is full of twists and connivance.
A must for all Wimsey entertaining read which offers some longed for insight into the lives of the Wimseys after their marriage
Northern Echo (Presumption of Death)
Vintage whimsey ... Wimsey lives on in delicious familiarity in this triupmh not just of one writer's art, but of two
Huddersfield Daily Examiner (Presumption of Death)
An admirable page-turner with some fascinating detail
Publishing News
Jill Paton Walsh excels as Ms Sayers' posthumous voice. As before the two authors blend seamlessly and the intricately woven plot would grace anything from the golden age of detective writing
Norfolk Journal (Presumption of Death)
Undeniably fascinating reading for lovers of good crime novels - nad, in particular, those who loved the Lord Peter Wimsey series.
Liverpool Echo
A must for all Wimsey lovers, this beautifully written novel is a murder mystery in the style of Agatha Christie.
Lancashire Evening Post
A truly engaging read
Lancashire Evening Post