Deemed "one of the greatest mystery writers of this century" by the Los Angeles Times, Dorothy L. Sayers first captivated readers nearly seventy years ago with her beloved sleuths Lord Peter Wimsey and Harriet Vane in the novel Stong Poison. In Busmans's Honeymoon, her last completed Wimsey/Vane novel, Lord Peter and Harriet culminated their partnership with marriage. Now Thrones, Dominations, Sayers' uncompleted last novel, satisfies the vast readership hungry to know what happened after the honeymoon. Here award-winning author Jill Paton Walsh picks up where Sayers left off, bringing Wimsey and Vane brilliantly to life in Sayers' unmistakable voice. Readers and reviewers are rejoicing at the return of this delightful sleuthing couple--as adept at solving a baffling murder mystery as they are a balancing the delicate demands of their loving union.
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999-03-15 - Publisher: St. Martin's Paperbacks
Deemed "one of the greatest mystery writers of this century" by the Los Angeles Times, Dorothy L. Sayers first captivated readers nearly seventy years ago with her beloved sleuths Lord Peter Wimsey and Harriet Vane in the novel Stong Poison. In Busmans's Honeymoon, her last completed Wimsey/Vane novel, Lord Peter
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998-09-17 - Publisher: Hachette UK
'An engrossing, intelligent and provocative novel in the guise of a conventional mystery' - New York Times Book Review 'A superb job of seamless collaboration. Thrones, Dominations is pure pleasure.' - Wall Street Journal 1936. Lord Peter Wimsey has returned from his honeymoon, eager to settle into married life with
Lord Peter Wimsey and his wife Harriet Vane, the detective story writer, are settling into their new life together in London. It is 1936, and London is a social whirl for the fashionable and wealthy. When murder strikes in their exalted social circle, Detective Inspector Charles Parker and Harriet must
This is the unfinished crime novel started by Dorothy L. Sayers. Booker-Prize-shortlisted novelist Jill Paton Walsh completes the story. Set in London in 1936, it tells of a society murder and how Lord Peter Wimsey unmasks the killer.
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-04-01 - Publisher: Minotaur Books
Sixty years after Dorothy L. Sayers began her unfinished Lord Peter Wimsey novel, Thrones Dominations, Booker Prize finalist Jill Paton Walsh took on the challenge of completing the manuscript---with extraordinary success. "The transition is seamless," said the San Francisco Chronicle; "you cannot tell where Sayers leaves off and Walsh begins."