Jane Mary GARDAM

Biography

Gender Female
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1928-07-11
Education Saltburn HS for Girls, Bedford Coll London
Books & Publications >ir< A Long Way from Verona (1971), The Summer After the Funeral (1973), Bilgewater (1977), God on the Rocks (1978), The Hollow Land (1981, Whitbread Award), Bridget and William (1981), Horse (1982), Kit (1983), Crusoe's Daughter (1985), Kit in Boots (1986), Swan (1987), Through The Doll's House Door (1987), The Queen of the Tambourine (1991, Whitbread Award), Faith Fox (1996), The Green Man (1998), The Flight of the Maidens (2001); trilogy: Old Filth (2009), The Man in the Wooden Hat (2011), Last Friends (2013); >ir< A Few Fair Days (1971), Black Faces, White Faces (1975, David Highams Award, Winifred Holtby Award), The Sidmouth Letters (1980), The Pangs of Love (1983, Katherine Mansfield Award 1984), Showing The Flag (1989), Going in to a Dark House (1994, PEN Silver Pen Award), Missing the Midnight (1997); >ir< The Iron Coast (1994)
Recreations botanical
Clubs Arts, PEN, University Women's
Style Jane Gardam, OBE
Career novelist; travelling librarian Red Cross Hospital Libraries 1951, sub ed Weldon's Ladies Jl 1952, asst literary ed Time and Tide 1952-54; memb Ctee: NSPCC, PEN; HonDLitt Univ of Teesside 2002; FRSL 1976-81
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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