Joanna TROLLOPE

Biography

Gender Female
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1943-12-09
Education Reigate Co Sch For Girls, St Hugh's Coll Oxford (MA)
Books & Publications Parson Harding's Daughter (Historical Novel of the Year, 1980), The Taverners' Place (1986), Britannia's Daughters (non-fiction, 1983), The Choir (1988), A Village Affair (1989), A Passionate Man (1990), The Rector's Wife (1991), The Men and the Girls (1992), A Spanish Lover (1993), The Best of Friends (1995), A Country Habit - An Anthology (ed and introduction, 1993), Next of Kin (1996), Other People's Children (1998), Marrying the Mistress (2001), Girl From the South (2002), Brother and Sister (2004), The Book Boy (2006), Second Honeymoon (2006), Friday Nights (2008), The Other Family (2010), Daughters in Law (2011), The Soldier's Wife (2012), Sense and Sensibility (2013), Balancing Act (2014); under pseudonym Caroline Harvey: Legacy of Love (1992), A Second Legacy (1993), A Castle in Italy (1993), Parson Harding's Daughter (reissue, Corgi, 1995), The Steps of the Sun (1996), The Brass Dolphin (1997)
Recreations N/A
Clubs N/A
Style Miss Joanna Trollope, OBE
Career writer; Info Res Dept FO 1965-67, English teacher in various schs, feature writer Harpers and Queen, freelance work for maj newspapers; chair Dept of Nat Heritage Advsy Ctee on Nat Reading Initiative 1996-97, memb Govt Ctee for Nat Year of Reading 1997-, memb Advsy Bd Costa Awards (judge 2002, chair 2007), judge Melissa Nathan Award 2005-11, chair Orange Prize 2012, judge Sunday Times Short Story Award, memb Advsy Body for Seighart Report on E-Lending for Libraries DCMS 2012 and 2013, chair Sunday Times EFG Short Story Award 2013; fndr and co-tstee Joanna Trollope Charitable Tst; pres March Fndn, ambass Meningitis Tst, ambass RNIB (especially Talking Books), ambass Children's Reading Fund for Nat Literary Tst 2012, ambass Chess in Schools and Communities 2013-, tstee Nat Literacy Tst 2013; memb Campaign Bd St Hugh's Coll Oxford 1996-; memb: Soc of Authors (memb Cncl), Trollope Soc, Romantic Novelists' Assoc, West Country Writers' Assoc, Int PEN; chair Nat Portrait Gallery Fund Raising Gala 2009; patron: Mulberry Bush Sch Standlake, Dementia UK, Gloucs Community Fndn 1998-2008; DL Gloucs 2002-08
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