Love and power, longing and a surprising
fulfillment at the court of King James the
First, all carried in a thriller-like plot
about a real 17th c. woman, Lucy Russell,
Countess of Bedford.
Christie says, ‘I think this may be my best so
far, and I don’t say that lightly. In
fact, I can’t believe I’m saying it at all, but
that’s what I feel. Fact and passion have
come together for me inThe Noble Assassin.
perfect gift for a reader in your life!
Published November, 2011. HarperCollins
First view of an exciting collaboration with
the internationally-known potter, Steve
Harrison, designer Susannah Rees
and photographer, Richard Cannon.
Entering into the artist’s experience and
sub-titled‘A Quartet for Voices’
breaks new ground in art books. In
addition to the signed, hand-bound limited
edition, a second edition is planned for wider
circulation. Watch this space!
Performance at The Royal Academy of Music, of
piece for voice and oboe. Christie’s
dramatic poem,White FoxWoman,
set to music by composer Cecilia McDowall,
explores the legend of Japanese fox spirits,
and gives one of these spiritual vampires a
theatrical and modern edge. (See ‘Other
Friday, 25 November, 2011.
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