Dolly and the bird of paradise by Dunnett, Dorothy.

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Published by Joseph in London .

Written in English

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StatementDorothy Dunnett.
The Physical Object
Pagination316p. ;
Number of Pages316
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17441547M
ISBN 100718122798
OCLC/WorldCa10641360

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Dolly and the Bird of Paradise book. Read 22 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Also known as Tropical IssueThe narrator is a Scot /5. For some unfathomable reason, her "Dolly" books (of which BIRD OF PARADISE is the first) don't work nearly so well. They somehow fall flat on their faces - laboured, uneven, and lacking excitement.

BIRD OF PARADISE is actually one of the better ones, but even so it seems pale and sickly, particularly when compared to the vibrancy and Reviews: 7. For some unfathomable reason, her "Dolly" books (of which BIRD OF PARADISE is the first) don't work nearly so well. They somehow fall flat on their faces - laboured, uneven, and lacking excitement.

BIRD OF PARADISE is actually one of the better ones, but even so it seems pale and sickly, particularly when compared to the vibrancy and /5(4).

Dolly And The Bird Of Paradise () About book: Having read all of Dorothy Dunnett's six-volume Lymond Chronicles, eight-volume House of Niccolo series and her standalone novel, King Hereafter, I suppose Dolly and the bird of paradise book was only a matter of time before I picked up one of her Johnson Johnson mystery novels.

I wasn't entirely sure that I was starting with the right book, as Tropical Issue /5(4). Get this from a library. Dolly and the bird of paradise. [Dorothy Dunnett] -- Enigmatic portrait painter Johnson Johnson returns, this time in pursuit of make-up artist Rita Geddes, who is herself on the trail of her mentor's killer.

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The story Diana Abu-Jaber tells in Birds of Paradise is as multi-leveled as a buttery croissant or honey-drenched baklava. It is the story of one upper middle class family in Miami, fractured when the 13 year old daughter runs away from home and becomes a street kid/5. Dolly and the Bird of Paradise 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings.

1 reviews. Guest: More than 1 year ago: Once you realize that the book is a prequel to the other Dolly books, a lot of it starts to make more Dolly and the bird of paradise book. In this book we hear a little bit about the accident that killed JJ's wife and the damage it did to him. We also meet a very 4/5(1).

Dolly & the Bird of Paradise (later retitled Tropical Issue) () The heroine of this book ("the Bird of Paradise") is Rita Geddes, a Glaswegian make-up artist.

The story opens when she is engaged by a famous photographer to do the make-up for a photography session being held in Johnson Johnson's apartment. in Dolly and the Bird of Paradise. The events of the books as they appear in the series are not in chronological order.

This has several implications: the events of first book, Dolly and the Singing Bird/Rum Affair, happen after the events of Dolly and the Bird of Paradise/Tropical Issue, which in turn takes place ten years before the events. Buy Dolly and the Bird of Paradise by Dunnett, Dorothy (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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According to her biography, when she complained to her husband that she has run out of reading material, he asked her why she doesn’t write her own stories.

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