Jilly Cooper's picture
151 followers

Jilly Cooper


UK flag (b.1937)

Jilly Cooper is a well-known journalist, writer and media superstar. The author of many number one bestselling novels, including Riders, Rivals, Polo, The Man Who Made Husbands Jealous, Appassionata, Score! and Pandora, she and her husband live in Gloucestershire with several dogs and cats.
 

Genres: Romance
 
New and upcoming books
November 2023

thumb
Tackle!
(Rutshire Chronicles, book 11)
Series
Rutshire Chronicles
   1. Riders (1985)
   2. Rivals (1988)
     aka Players
   3. Polo (1991)
   4. The Man Who Made Husbands Jealous (1993)
   5. Appassionata (1996)
   6. Score! (1999)
   7. Pandora (2002)
   8. Wicked! (2006)
   9. Jump! (2010)
   10. Mount! (2016)
   11. Tackle! (2023)
thumbthumbthumbthumb
thumbthumbthumbthumb
thumbthumbthumb
 
Novels
   Emily (1975)
   Bella (1976)
   Harriet (1976)
   Octavia (1977)
   Prudence (1978)
   Imogen (1978)
   Lisa and Co (1982)
   Araminta's Wedding (1993)
thumbthumbthumbthumb
thumbthumbthumbthumb
 
Collections
thumbthumbthumbthumb
thumb
 
Picture Books
thumbthumbno image availablethumb
 
Novellas and Short Stories
   Kate's Wedding (2011)
   A Pressing Engagement (2011)
   The Ugly Swan (2011)
   An Uplifting Evening (2011)
thumbthumbthumbthumb
 
Anthologies edited
   Violets and Vinegar (1980) (with Tom Hartman)
thumb
 
Non fiction
   How to Stay Married (1969)
   How to Survive from Nine to Five (1970)
   Jolly Super (1970)
   Embroidery Can Be Fun (1971)
   Men and Super Men (1972)
   Jolly Super Too (1973)
   Women and Superwomen (1974)
   Jolly Superlative (1975)
   Supermen and Superwomen (1976)
   Work and Wedlock (1977)
   Superjilly (1977)
   Class (1979)
   The British in Love (1980)
   Supercooper (1980)
   Intelligent and Loyal (1981)
   Love and Other Heartaches (1981)
   Jolly Marsupial (1982)
   Animals in War (1983)
   Beyond Bartlett (1983)
   The Common Years (1984)
   On Rugby (1984) (with Leo Cooper)
   On Cricket (1985)
   Hotfoot to Zabriskie Point (1985)
   Horse Mania! (1986)
   How to Survive Christmas (1986)
   Turn Right At the Spotted Dog (1987)
   Angels Rush in (1990)
   Mongrel Magic (1992)
   Between the Covers (2020)
thumbthumbthumbno image available
thumbthumbthumbthumb
thumbthumbthumbthumb
thumbthumbthumbthumb
thumbthumbthumbthumb
thumbthumbthumbthumb
thumbthumbthumbthumb
thumb
 
Omnibus editions
   Harriet and Octavia (1999)
thumb
 
Jilly Cooper recommends
thumb
In the Summertime (2023)
Maeve Haran
"Make sure of a happier holiday by packing a Maeve Haran novel in your suitcase."
thumb
Sisters (2020)
Michelle Frances
"I was blown away. The Girlfriend is the most marvellous psychological thriller . . . I couldn’t put it down and kept sneaking upstairs to read another few pages . . . Michelle Frances is a writer we’re going to hear a great deal about. Please read this genuinely exciting novel."
thumb
Gabriella (2020)
Caragh Bell
"I read until 2.30am last night with so much joy."

More recommendations 


Anthologies containing stories by Jilly Cooper
thumb
Dear NHS (2020)
100 Stories to Say Thank You
edited by
Adam Kay
thumb
The Anthology of Love and Romance (1994)
edited by
Kate Alexander (Tilly Armstrong)

Visitors also looked at these authors


About Fantastic Fiction       Information for Authors