Phil Rickman

Interviewed 14 June 2014

Phil Rickman


Books by Phil Rickman

All of a Winter's Night

Exorcist Merrily Watkins knows that Aidan Lloyd’s funeral was too perfunctory and too impersonal. But what she doesn’t know is how to put things right to enable the dead man to sleep easily in his grave.

Reviewed on 18 February 2017 by Linda Wilson

Friends of the Dusk

A severe storm uncovers an unusual burial near the cathedral in Hereford and brings problems for Frannie Bliss, while Merrily Watkins has to contend with a modernising bishop.

Reviewed on 21 November 2015 by Linda Wilson

Night After Night

A group of sceptics and believers are brought together for a week in a supposedly haunted house, under the all-seeing eye of the TV cameras.

Reviewed on 29 November 2014 by Linda Wilson

Merrily's Border

A travelogue with a difference as the author of the Merrily Watkins series teams up with a photographer to explore the settings for the books in Herefordshire and the Marches.

Reviewed on 31 May 2014 by Sharon Wheeler

The Heresy of Dr Dee

Queen Elizabeth I’s Astronomer Royal, mathematician and mystic John Dee travels to his father’s Welsh home in search of a fabulous ‘shewstone’, a crystal said to have supernatural powers.

Reviewed on 04 October 2013 by John Cleal