The Resource Friends of the dusk, Phil Rickman

Friends of the dusk, Phil Rickman

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Friends of the dusk
Title
Friends of the dusk
Statement of responsibility
Phil Rickman
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A medieval legend spawns an unhealthy cult, and a terrifying 13th case for Merrily Watkins. When autumn storms blast Hereford, centuries-old human bones are found among the roots of a tree blown down on the city's Castle Green. But why have they been stolen? At the nearby Cathedral, another storm is building around a new, modernizing bishop who believes that if the Church is to survive it must phase out irrelevant archaic practices. Not good news for Merrily Watkins, consultant on the paranormal or, as it used to be known, diocesan exorcist. Especially as she's now presented with the job at its most medieval. In the moody countryside on the edge of Wales, a rambling 12th-century house is thought to be haunted. Although its new owners don't believe in ghosts, they do believe in spiritual darkness and the need for exorcism. But their approach to Merrily is oblique and guarded. No-one can be told least of all, the new bishop. Merrily's discovery of the house's links with the medieval legend of a man who resisted mortality threatens to expose the hidden history of a more modern cult and its trail of insidious abuse a trail that may not be closed
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YDXCP
Dewey number
823.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Merrily Watkins
Series volume
13
Friends of the dusk, Phil Rickman
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Friends of the dusk, Phil Rickman
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
16179661
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Dimensions
25 cm.
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Extent
460 pages
Isbn
9781782396949
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
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System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781782396949
  • (OCoLC)907651586
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