Atherton’s second novel proves more amusing than her first (Aunt Dimity’s Death) as it recycles several characters from that mystery/ghost story. Bostonian. The beloved Aunt Dimity returns in this delightful follow-up to the book that launched the Aunt Dimity series. Watch out for Nancy Atherton’s latest, Aunt. Aunt Dimity And The Duke By Nancy Atherton – FictionDB. Cover art, synopsis, sequels, reviews, awards, publishing history, genres, and time period.
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Sep 08, Rhode rated it it was ok Shelves: These books make me smile. Grayson is distracted from the search by his beautiful but vindictive cousin Ashers, a fading fashion model who suspects him of nothing less than the murder of the obnoxious rock singer Lex Rex, and by the dreadful state of Grandmother’s garden, which must be restored to its former glory.
Aug 29, Cyndi rated it really liked it. I still think that people who duuke or only read the more hard-core mysteries might find this a little too fluffy for their reading purposes, but for dimityy most part most readers will enjoy this. Create a free website or blog at WordPress. Emma and Derek this novel felt a stale.
Aunt Dimity and the Duke by Nancy Atherton – FictionDB
Description Emma Porter is forty, fat, and frumpy – and a passionate amateur gardener. The best stuff, anyway.
View all 7 comments. Es hat so gar nichts mit den Krimis zu tun, die ich sonst lese. Aunt Dimity works her magic behind the scenes. Also, the Pym sisters, and their unorthodox approach to job interviewing were a joy – we shall just sit here in the centre of a maze of a random garden, and interrogate those fellow-gardeners who manage to find us!
Apparently Aunt Dimity sent them to meet our American lass and send her to repair the gardens of a Duke. Mar 09, Sara rated it it was amazing Shelves: Paperbackpages. Why has this never happened in my life? See all books by Nancy Atherton.
She’s the best of the best and her books are unforgettable.
Even the nasty people are nice. I may be hooked, despite myself. Band der Tante Dimity Reihe. This author isn’t conjuring angles willy nilly.
due If I ha It wasn’t awful, but it wasn’t very good either. I am so happy there is a nice, long list of books in this series.
The main character is unusually sensible for the main character in a mystery and the love story elements never get absurd or sappy. Do you have any cozy mysteries that you tend fimity recommend to others?
Aunt Dimity And the Duke
Aunt Dimity has been busy again, in this second volume of the Nancy Atherton English cozy series. Oct 05, C. Kann man lesen, kann man aber auch lassen. Stay in Touch Sign up. Read it Forward Read it first. American computer analyst, Emma is free of a stagnant, fimity metal boyfriend and tours England.
Oct 01, Joan rated it liked it Shelves: Looking for beautiful books? In all there wasn’t all that much mystery, and far aun half-baked and rather chaste ro Somewhat underwhelming cozy-mystery.
View all 4 comments. This is a good solid cozy type mystery that is not syrupy or formulaic. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. I promise you will be scouring bookstores for more of the series after you give it a taste. They are a great book to pickup if you want something easy and fun to read-a nice casual book.
Aunt Dimity and the Duke
Aunt Dimity appears once for a short conversation in the prologue and her name comes up once or twice but other than that she’s not in this one. Look for a woman in jeans and sneakers who’s bounding around like a hyperactive gerbil.
She also urges you to read no further. I wil I liked the first half dimuty this book but then it just got too confusing and started rambling. Non of them made sense and then at the climax, the big reveal To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: