Joanna Trollope is the author of many highly acclaimed and bestselling novels, including The Rector's Wife, Marrying the Mistress, Daughters in Law and City of Friends. She was appointed OBE in 1996, and a trustee of the National Literacy Trust in in 2012. She has chaired the Whitbread and Orange Awards, as well as being a judge of many other literature prizes; she has been part of two DCMS panels on public libraries and is patron of numerous charities, including Meningitis Now, and Chawton House Library. In 2014, she updated Jane Austen's Sense and Sensibility as the opening novel in the Austen Project.
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joannatrollope - 2 days ago
What is the magic combination of events that makes friends stick? Find out in Joanna’s novel CITY OF FRIENDS – out in paperback on 21st September at http://bit.ly/CityofFriends-PB.
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joannatrollope - 11 days ago
We asked Joanna what things does she never leave home without during summer? “Something to read, suncream and sunglasses. Hats make me fidget.” What things can’t you live without this summer?
joannatrollope - 12 days ago
Joanna says, “I wanted to write a novel about women and work, because work is such a huge part of women’s lives these days, and there are very few examinations of the workplace in modern fiction.” In case you missed it, here’s Joanna introducing her contemporary and topical novel CITY OF FRIENDS.
joannatrollope - 15 days ago
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