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The King's Deryni
« on: December 02, 2014, 12:29:37 am »
I HAVE IT!  The Kindle Version is on my computer and the prolog has just been read. Great introduction of the players.
Sorry, I have to go- Chapter 1 is calling to me.

P.S. I am smiling at the Dedication- Well done ladies and gents
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Re: The King's Deryni
« Reply #1 on: December 02, 2014, 02:14:55 am »
We can't get KK on Kindle over here. I am waiting for my hard copy to be shipped over. IT'S NOT FAIR :'(  :'(  :'(  :'(  :'(  :'(  :'(  :'(
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Re: The King's Deryni
« Reply #2 on: December 02, 2014, 05:44:17 am »
Mine is being shipped...it's out there...somewhere....
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Re: The King's Deryni
« Reply #3 on: December 02, 2014, 08:57:22 am »
My Kindle version was delivered this morning, and my hardcover edition is en route and expected to arrive on my birthday.  So thoughtful of KK to write a novel just in time for my birthday!   ;)  ;D
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Re: The King's Deryni
« Reply #4 on: December 02, 2014, 11:32:08 am »
In my in-box just now!! Yay! May not get very much sleep on Friday night  ;D

"Hello,

We are pleased to report that the following item will dispatch sooner than expected:

 Kurtz, Katherine "The King's Deryni (Novel of the Deryni)"
 Previous estimated arrival date: December 24 2014
 New estimated arrival date: December 05 2014"
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« Reply #5 on: December 02, 2014, 11:54:32 am »
Oh, wow, that IS a nice surprise!  I just got the opposite--my delivery is experiencing some sort of unexpected carrier delay due to a UPS trailer not arriving on time to pick it up sometime in the wee hours of the morning.  So my "birthday present" might arrive a bit late, and given that it was originally scheduled for a Friday delivery at my office, I probably won't get to see it until Monday at the earliest, even if it arrives on Saturday.

Since my package is being delayed in New Jersey, I'm guessing there are some weather-related issues that are causing the delivery delay.  Bah humbug, snow, sleet, and nearly freezing rain!  *sigh*
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Re: The King's Deryni
« Reply #6 on: December 02, 2014, 12:43:43 pm »
 :-\ Worries in case a previously undiscovered deryni ability has diverted Evie's copy towards the UK :D
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Re: The King's Deryni
« Reply #7 on: December 02, 2014, 01:09:14 pm »
Revanne, I'm glad to hear your copy is on its way.  Evie, hope you get it soon.

Me.... Its a perfect rainy day. I have dogs on the couch with me. A cup of hot tea, and my laptop in my hand.  I am starting to really like my Kindle version, I can make the print large, easy to read. 

Sorry, Chapter eleven is calling my name.  ;D

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Re: The King's Deryni
« Reply #8 on: December 02, 2014, 07:10:57 pm »
Mine has been delivered. =o) SQUEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE!!!!! But I'm still at work and it's at home.
 
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Re: The King's Deryni
« Reply #9 on: December 02, 2014, 08:12:25 pm »
Mine was waiting on my desk for me to open when I got home from work.  Woo hoo!

KK wasn't kidding when she said in chat that it is a fat book.  All the better!

And what a lovely dedication.   :)
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Re: The King's Deryni
« Reply #10 on: December 02, 2014, 10:25:45 pm »
delurking for the moment

I downloaded The King's Deryni to my kindle this morning.
Hard copy arrived this afternoon (birthday/Xmas present).
Have read prologue and 2 chapters.
I think it might be the longest book to date!?!

Pax
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Re: The King's Deryni
« Reply #11 on: December 02, 2014, 10:27:12 pm »
Welcome, john.  Don't be afraid to post.  We don't bite.  :)

I haven't gotten the new book yet, but fear not, I will.
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Re: The King's Deryni
« Reply #12 on: December 03, 2014, 12:04:45 pm »
Stayed up until almost two am reading the prologue and first two chapters. Glad there is so much more of it to look forward to. =o)

And yes, welcome John. We definitely don't bite, especially not fellow Deryni fans.

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Re: The King's Deryni
« Reply #13 on: December 03, 2014, 12:53:17 pm »
No matter what book I am reading, I always start Chapter 13 with a little foreboding.  :-X

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Re: The King's Deryni
« Reply #14 on: December 03, 2014, 02:17:21 pm »
Got an email from Amazon the other day to say my copy has been sent off - now I just have to hope that the seagulls can cross the Pacific in world record time!   

 

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