D. E. Stevenson
D. E. Stevenson (1892-1973) is the author of over 40
Long out of print, her books
are avidly sought by discerning readers throughout the English-speaking world:
readers who appreciate endearing characters, familiar yet intriguing
situations, and darn good stories.
I am grateful for all my blessings; amongst them the Gift of Storytelling,
which seems to please and amuse so many people all over the world.
DES to American friend Jewelene Epps Jones,
August 2016.... DES has been commemorated by
the city of Edinburgh,
with a plaque at her birthplace on Eglinton Crescent.
DES books back in print.
for all the latest DES publications, both new and reissued.
in 2016 - of one of DES's most intriguing and hard-to-find
David Kirke has five windows in his life. We follow him as he makes his way in
the world from his sheltered childhood in the Scottish Border hills to a tall
grey house in Edinburgh, a dingy London boarding house and his own attic flat
high above a Covent Garden bookshop.
US dealer -
If you've read and reread all of DES's wonderful books, and are looking for
something in a similar vein, be sure to check out
by Molly Clavering. Mrs. Clavering was D. E. Stevenson's long-time friend and