Books by Robert Nye

THE VOYAGE OF THE DESTINY by Robert Nye
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 1, 2003

"Less immediately engaging than some of Nye's other fiction based on history or literature (e.g., The Late Mr. Shakespeare, 2000), but accomplished and engrossing nevertheless."
Nye's richly detailed 1982 historical, previously unpublished in the US, charts the industrious and embattled later years of Elizabethan Renaissance man Sir Walter Raleigh (1554-1618). Read full book review >
MRS. SHAKESPEARE by Robert Nye
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 1, 2000

"From first word to last, brilliant, moving—and often ribald—intellectual entertainment."
The dexterous Nye provides another wonderful Shakespearean "biography" (The Late Mr. Shakespeare, 1999), this time by giving Anne Hathaway her chance to tell all. Read full book review >
THE LATE MR. SHAKESPEARE by Robert Nye
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 1, 1999

"Pure entertainment."
The latest of poet-novelist Nye's mellifluous revisionist looks at celebrated literary and historical figures (Falstaff, 1981; etc.): a high-spirited, sexy, and only occasionally tedious collection of riffs on topics suggested by the life, literary legacy, and reputation of the greatest of all writers. Read full book review >