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The first and best Regency romance writer

Advantages: Superb writer of light and witty historical novels
Disadvantages: Her crime fiction is very dated

...Anyone who regularly reads my reviews will be aware that I am quite partial to the works of Georgette Heyer. For me, this novelist is simply unbeatable. Georgette Heyer has often been dismissed as being merely a writer of romantic fiction. However, t ...

ladybracknell 07.02.2012 · Read full review
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Underappreciated writer.

Advantages: A very entertaining storyteller.
Disadvantages: Difficulty in getting hold of some works. Science fiction which will put off some readers.

Philip E High is one of those British Science Fiction authors you have probably never heard of, unless you were also around at the time he was writing or perhaps have picked up one of his books in a second hand shop. So just who was this man? Phili ...

Coloneljohn 06.06.2011 · Read full review
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The Last Of His Kind

Advantages: see below
Disadvantages: none

...... there must be something wrong with the site tonight, can't break the text up into paragraphs ... Tony Hillerman is one of my two favourite crime writers, the other one being Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. In many obvious ways they are worlds apart. But I fi ...

DiamondCat 05.03.2009 · Read full review
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Joanne Harris

Advantages: She seems a good Author
Disadvantages: None

Jonne Harris was born in 1964 on 3/7/1964 in Yorkshire in a place called Barnsley. Her mother is French and her father her father was english. Her grandparents owned a sweet shop . She was educated at Wakefield Girls'High and went to Barnsley Sixth For ...

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Susan Howatch

Advantages: Interesting Person
Disadvantages: none

Susan Howatch was born 14 July in the year 1940. She is a well established writer and she is mainly known for her family sagas.In her much later novels that had a religious and philosospical flavour to them. She was born in Surrey in a town called Lea ...

ruth1957 09.02.2009 · Read full review
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