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Victoria Hislop

UK flag (b.1959)

Victoria Hislop is a writer and journalist. Her first novel, The Island, held the number one slot in the Sunday Times paperback chart for eight consecutive weeks and has sold one million copies. Her second novel, The Return, debuted at number one in the Sunday Times paperback chart.
She was named Newcomer of the Year at the Galaxy British Book Awards 2007.
Victoria lives in Kent with her husband and two children.

Genres: General Fiction, Historical, Romance
Anthologies edited
   Love (2012)
   The Story (2013)
   Life (2013)
   Loss (2014)
Non fiction
   Sink Or Swim (2001)
   Fix Your Life - Now! (2002) (with Duncan Goodhew)
Waterstone's Newcomer of the Year Best Novel winner (2007) : The Island