“Prose both scabrous and poetic.” – Publishers Weekly. “Proust meets Chandler over a pint of Guinness.” – Spectator. “A sheer pleasure.” – Tana French. “Among the most memorable books of the year, of any genre.” – Sunday Times. “A hardboiled delight.” – Guardian. “Imagine Donald Westlake and Richard Stark collaborating on a screwball noir.” – Kirkus Reviews. “A cross between Raymond Chandler and Flann O’Brien.” – John Banville. “The effortless cool of Elmore Leonard at his peak.” – Ray Banks. “A fine writer at the top of his game.” – Lee Child.

Wednesday, April 2, 2008

Welcome To Lilyput


It’s Princess Lily’s world. Mr and Mrs Grand Vizier just live there …

11 comments:

Helga said...

Oh, how cute:)
Congratulations! She is the sweetest cutie.
Take good care of her and enjoy the parenting part.
Helga

Sinéad said...

No I've never met Mrs. Grand Vizier, so I'm going to say that I think she looks like her da...

Fiona said...

She's a wee dote. Has she started those piano lessons yet?

Patricia J. Hale said...

A perfect picture of your little lady. Life awes.

norby said...

Soon you'll start to notice that when you go places with Lily, your presence really isn't necessary. As long as she's there, everyone is happy. Until the diaper needs changing that is, then she's yours again.

cfr said...

Gorgeous!

Claire Coughlan said...

Now, that's more like it. Keep the cute baby pictures coming. She's absolutely beautiful.

bookwitch said...

Yes, who can possibly have any interest in crime writing or blogging when there are baby pictures to melt over.

More!

Declan Burke said...

Thank you kindly, folks ... the Grand Vizier has temporarily been usurped by his evil brother, Big Sad Sap. Oh, and Sinead? She's actually the spit of her mum at that age ... and who'd want to inflict my gomey features on a lovely little bundle like that anyway? Cheers, Dec

Ann said...

Ahhh. I was going for that old theory that all babies look like their daddies so that they know it's their little 'un.

Still lovely though!

eoinpurcellsblog.com said...

Dunno how I missed this Declan.

Congrats!
Eoin