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Veronica Henry


UK flag (b.1963)

Veronica Henry is a highly successful scriptwriter who has written for The Archers, Family Affairs and Heartbeat. Her first novel, Honeycote, was published in July 2002. She lives in Worcestershire with her husband and two sons.
 
Series
Honeycote
1. Honeycote (2002)
     aka A Country Christmas
2. Making Hay (2003)
     aka A Country Life
3. Just a Family Affair (2008)
     aka A Country Wedding
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Series contributed to
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Non fiction
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Awards
Romantic Novel of the Year Award Best Novel winner (2014) : A Night on the Orient Express


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The Villa (2012)
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The Secrets We Left Behind (2014)
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Life's a Drag (2015)
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A Dangerous Crossing (2017)
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"An utter treat . . . a glorious mix of proper old-school glamour and a labyrinthine plot full of class war, politics and sexual tension . . . A masterful storyteller."
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The Thousand Lights Hotel (2017)
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"The Thousand Lights Hotel is a gloriously intoxicating fairytale - sweet, sensual and sun-drenched. You won't want to leave!"
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The Vanishing of Audrey Wilde (2017)
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"I'm really in awe of Eve Chase's writing. There is something magical about it: she sharpens every sense. And underlying the lyrical description is a masterful suspense - like a strong current in a river, it pulls you along to the very end. The book was utter bliss. Lyrical, magical, enchanting, bewitching."
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Anatomy of a Scandal (2018)
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"Anatomy of a Scandal has bestseller written all over it."
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If I Fall (2018)
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"Warm, perceptive and razor sharp. It’s everything you want from a novel."
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Ivy & Abe (2018)
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Our House (2018)
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The Optimist's Guide to Letting Go (2018)
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The Matchmaker's List (2019)
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"Bright and vivid, and fresh and funny."

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