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Nancy Atherton

Teoksen Aunt Dimity's Death tekijä

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Tietoja tekijästä

Nancy Atherton is the author of the popular Aunt Dimity mysteries. The bestselling series describes the humorous adventures of Lori Shepherd and her family, who reside in the English countryside. The Independent Mystery Booksellers Association voted Atherton's first book, Aunt Dimity's Death, as näytä lisää "One of the Century's 100 Favorite Mysteries." The author resides in Colorado Springs, Colorado and has visited England many times. (Bowker Author Biography) näytä vähemmän

Sisältää nimet: Nancy Atherton, Nanacy Atherton


Tekijän teokset

Aunt Dimity's Death (1992) 1,328 kappaletta
Aunt Dimity and the Duke (1994) 841 kappaletta
Aunt Dimity's Good Deed (1996) 752 kappaletta
Aunt Dimity Digs In (1998) 688 kappaletta
Aunt Dimity Beats the Devil (2000) 658 kappaletta
Aunt Dimity: Detective (2001) 600 kappaletta
Aunt Dimity's Christmas (1999) 596 kappaletta
Aunt Dimity and the Next of Kin (2005) 573 kappaletta
Aunt Dimity Takes a Holiday (2003) 563 kappaletta
Aunt Dimity: Snowbound (2004) 548 kappaletta
Aunt Dimity and the Deep Blue Sea (2006) 544 kappaletta
Aunt Dimity Goes West (2007) 482 kappaletta
Aunt Dimity: Vampire Hunter (2008) 467 kappaletta
Aunt Dimity Slays the Dragon (2009) 426 kappaletta
Aunt Dimity Down Under (2010) 356 kappaletta

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20th Century
Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA
Lyhyt elämäkerta
Nancy Atherton is a dark-haired American with a generally unwrinkled face, a beaming smile, and and hazel eyes, who lives in a plain house in Colorado Springs. She comes from a large, gregarious family (five brothers and two sisters!) and enjoys socializing as much as she enjoys solitude.



Sweet and amusing.
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zjakkelien | 69 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Jan 2, 2024 |
I can't decide if I deserve to be publicly flogged for picking up another of these stupid books or if I deserve pity and compassion for deciding to put it down after 72 pages...

As soon as I read the description, I groaned. Really? Another story in which the fabulously disgusting Lori almost but not quite leaves her husband and kids for some dude who is ironically but of-course-ly drooling over her. Yuck. So sick of her. Why do I read these????

Why did the author even give Lori a husband and kids? She never spends any time with them. I stopped at page 72 and then read the last few pages. Super boring storyline and I have a big issue with Lori's mentality that it's ok for her and her husband to have "wandering eyes"....somehow this makes their relationship "stronger"?? I once read that Atherton says she bases Lori on herself. Guess I'm sad for her then... I really gotta be done. Really. Must be. Can't take it anymore. Sad, too, because Atherton's stories are fun, well-written, spunky...just can't stand the character of Lori. Maybe we could write her out, hmmm?… (lisätietoja)
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classyhomemaker | 9 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Dec 11, 2023 |
Whhhhhyyyyyy do I read these. Ugh. I am so done.

Lori is supposedly soooooo in love with her husband yet she fantasizes about every relatively attractive and eligible man she meets. Crawls into bed with him...really? Why did I read this.

Adam seems to accept weird things too readily. Other characters were flat. I can't stand Lori. I don't even like me right now. Stay away from these books!!! Learn from me!!!!
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classyhomemaker | 13 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Dec 11, 2023 |
The Aunt Dimity books are really hit and miss for me. I've really enjoyed a couple, I've totally despised a couple, but most of them are sorta, "meh". This one was on the lower side of "blah" and I gave it up after about 150 pages. I just don't like Lori at all, Dimity didn't make much of an appearance, and the mystery wasn't all that interesting. Oh well. I think it's time I gave up on Dimity.
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classyhomemaker | 16 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Dec 11, 2023 |



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