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Author photo. Robin Jenkins, author of "The Cone-Gatherers" and "Dust on the Paw". Photo by Graham Clark

Robin Jenkins, author of "The Cone-Gatherers" and "Dust on the Paw". Photo by Graham Clark

Robin Jenkins (1912–2005)

Author of The Cone-Gatherers

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A prolific writer, Robin Jenkins was once described as Scotland's Thomas Hardy. His works focused on social hypocrisy and the ambiguities of morality, personal integrity, and idealism. Many of his novels had as their major themes truth, justice, good vs. evil, and the search for love.
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