A beloved author to several of our reading group members, Rosemary Sutcliff is new to me.
There are several blogs about her:
- Rosemary Sutcliff – For one of the world's greatest 20th Century historical novelists. Born 1920. Died 1992. Blogsite of Anthony Lawton, Rosemary Sutcliff's godchild and literary executor
- Rosemary Sutcliff: an appreciation
- Rosemary Sutcliff with a 1986 interview
And then there is an appreciation from the Historical Novel Society: SANDRA GARSIDE-NEVILLE looks at one of Britain’s best-loved historical novelists Personal Life. Unfortunately not easy on the eye!
The copy I got from the library is a very tattered one, and as I start reading, I can see why: Lots of suspense! More comments to come.
I would have liked to post a photo of the author, but there don't seem to be any that are in the open domain …