Phil Rickman


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aka Will Kingdom, Thom Madley.

Phil Rickman, born in Lancashire, has won awards for his TV and radio journalism. After five acclaimed novels, he introduced the fascinating Merrily Watkins series with The Wine of Angels. He is married and lives on the Welsh Border.

Average rating: 4.08 · 29,473 ratings · 2,098 reviews · 46 distinct worksSimilar authors
The Wine of Angels (Merrily...

3.90 avg rating — 3,313 ratings — published 1998 — 14 editions
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Midwinter of the Spirit (Me...

4.10 avg rating — 2,296 ratings — published 1999 — 15 editions
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A Crown of Lights (Merrily ...

4.12 avg rating — 1,868 ratings — published 2001 — 4 editions
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The Cure of Souls (Merrily ...

4.18 avg rating — 1,652 ratings — published 2001 — 10 editions
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The Lamp of the Wicked (Mer...

4.22 avg rating — 1,445 ratings — published 2003 — 12 editions
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The Prayer of the Night She...

4.24 avg rating — 1,369 ratings — published 2004 — 12 editions
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The Smile of a Ghost (Merri...

4.24 avg rating — 1,305 ratings — published 2005 — 12 editions
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The Remains of an Altar

4.18 avg rating — 1,330 ratings — published 2006 — 17 editions
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The Bones of Avalon

3.63 avg rating — 1,541 ratings — published 2010 — 17 editions
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Curfew

3.98 avg rating — 1,261 ratings — published 1993 — 12 editions
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The Wine of Angels Midwinter of the Spirit A Crown of Lights The Cure of Souls The Lamp of the Wicked The Prayer of the Night She... The Smile of a Ghost
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“How long could she be expected to stay in a remote elbow of the Welsh border, where the idea of an eligible batchelor was a man with two tractors?”
Phil Rickman, Mean Spirit

“It’s only religion. Faith is faith, but religions are no better than the people who practise them.”
Phil Rickman, A Crown of Lights

“The door of the judge's house was opened to him by a huge, bearded man who informed the reporter in a conversational tone that if he did not leave the village immediately he would not leave it with his arms unbroken.”
Phil Rickman, Candlenight
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