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Georgette Heyer Biography -- Hardback: Kloester, Jennifer: BOOKS KINOKUNIYA
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Georgette Heyer Biography -- Hardback
Georgette Heyer Biography -- Hardback
Publisher : Cornerstone
Published Date : 2011/10
Binding : Hardcover
ISBN : 9780434020713

BookWeb Price : A$ 49.63
Kinokuniya Card Member Price : A$ 44.67

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Times Literary Supplement February 3, 2012 No.5679

Georgette Heyer remains an enduring international bestseller, read and loved by four generations of readers and extolled by today's bestselling authors. Despite her enormous popularity she never gave an interview or appeared in public. Georgette Heyer wrote her first novel, "The Black Moth", when she was seventeen in order to amuse her convalescent brother. It was published in 1921 to instant success and ninety years later it has never been out of print. A phenomenon even in her own lifetime, to this day she is the undisputed queen of regency romance. During ten years of research into Georgette Heyer's life and writing, Jennifer Kloester has had unlimited access to Heyer's notebooks and private papers and the Heyer family records, and exclusive access to several untapped archives of Heyer's early letters. Engaging, authoritative and meticulously researched, "Georgette Heyer: Biography of a Bestseller" offers a comprehensive insight into the life and writing of a remarkable and ferociously private woman.

 

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