Rosamunde Pitcher

Rosamunde Pilcher, OBE was a British novelist, best known for her sweeping novels set in Cornwall. Her books have sold over 60 million copies worldwide. Early in her career she was published under the pen name Jane Fraser. In 2001, she received the Corine Literature Prize's Weltbild Readers' Prize for Winter Solstice.  She was born on 22 September 1924 in Lelant, United Kingdom, and died on 6 February 2019  in Dundee, United Kingdom.

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