New Editions published from May!
Piatkus Books are pleased to announce the imminent publication of new editions of several of Claire's bestselling and most popular novels.
Publication Date: 5th May 2011
Publication Date:2nd June 2011
Publication Date: 7th Sept. 2011
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Direct from the AUthor
Claire Lorrimer's autobiography
Spanning the 20th century. A Daily Mirror reviewer
described one of her many books as a 'slice of life'.
YOU NEVER KNOW
is the whole rich tapestry of a life overflowing with adventure,
humour, tragedy, love, joy and disasters.
She paints vivid images of her childhood when her mother, Denise
Robins, entertained pre- and post-war literati at her weekend country
Armed with an old typewriter, a vivid imagination and a passion
for life, Claire started writing books during the war whilst in
She is a past master at crafting a sentence to evoke more than
just an image; every scene captures the emotion of the moment. She
has had a remarkable career and YOU
NEVER KNOW is the engrossing story of a fascinating
"A compelling portrait of a woman who knows how to love
and live... 86 eventful years warmly and charmingly related.. A
natural storyteller naturally tells her own story effortlessly,
hypnotically and joyfully. Another winner in a long string of successes."
Sarah Broadhurst, 'Bookseller' Magazine
"I found this nostalgic autobiography riveting, reminiscent
of Gosford Park. Excellent stuff - I loved it."
Diane Pearson, President, Romantic Novelists' Association
Signed Copies Now Available Direct from the
Author, by clicking HERE