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Deryn Lake

A pseudonym used by Dinah Lampitt

Deryn Lake is the pseudonym of a well-known historical novelist who joined the popular ranks of historical detective writers with her gripping John Rawlings Mysteries, Death in the Dark Walk, Death at the Devil's Tavern, Death on the Romney Marsh, Death in the Peerless Pool and Death at Apothecaries' Hall. Deryn Lake lives near Hastings, East Sussex

Genres: Historical Mystery, Historical Romance, Mystery

Deryn Lake recommends
The Complaint of the Dove (1999)
(Robert Fairfax, book 1)
Hannah March (Tim Wilson)
"Well written with a great deal of self-assurance. I liked the period detail and the characterization of the large cast of suspects."
Unnatural Fire (2000)
(Countess Ashby De La Zouche, book 1)
Fidelis Morgan
"A wildly funny book... If you like to laugh a great deal when you read historical crime then this debut romp by an incisively witty writer is for you."

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