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.
Joanna Trollope tells us about her bestselling latest novel City of Friends, which is out in paperback now.
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Last month, Joanna was a judge in the BBC National Short Story Award. Joanna says, “The best thing a...
by @joannatrollope - yesterday
Can a novel written in 1809 be relevant to modern day readers? On Thursday 16th November Joanna will...
by @joannatrollope - 3 days ago
With half term approaching, lots of working mothers will struggle to manage their work/life balance....
by @joannatrollope - 5 days ago
Do you wake up on Friday 13th with a sense of dread? We asked Joanna if she has any particular supe...
by @joannatrollope - 7 days ago
Which character's household in CITY OF FRIENDS most reminds Joanna of her own home? “I’m a mixture o...
by @joannatrollope - 8 days ago
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