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.
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Average rating: 4.1 · 35,795 ratings · 2,578 reviews · 40 distinct worksSimilar authors
The Wine of Angels (Merrily...

3.92 avg rating — 3,915 ratings — published 1998 — 16 editions
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Midwinter of the Spirit (Me...

4.12 avg rating — 2,740 ratings — published 1999 — 17 editions
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A Crown of Lights (Merrily ...

4.14 avg rating — 2,239 ratings — published 2001 — 15 editions
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The Cure of Souls (Merrily ...

4.21 avg rating — 1,953 ratings — published 2001 — 12 editions
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The Lamp of the Wicked (Mer...

4.22 avg rating — 1,718 ratings — published 2003 — 3 editions
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The Prayer of the Night She...

4.26 avg rating — 1,603 ratings — published 2004 — 2 editions
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The Smile of a Ghost (Merri...

4.26 avg rating — 1,538 ratings — published 2005 — 13 editions
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The Remains of an Altar (Me...

4.20 avg rating — 1,566 ratings — published 2006 — 21 editions
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The Bones of Avalon (John D...

3.65 avg rating — 1,763 ratings — published 2010 — 20 editions
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Curfew

3.98 avg rating — 1,484 ratings — published 1993 — 14 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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