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Jackie Collins: An Author Remembered

by Gabrielle Bucci,
LBPH Reader Advisor

Bestselling English romance author Jackie Collins passed away on September 19th at age 77 from a recently secretive battle with breast cancer. 219 more words

Banting erotica: low carbs, high sales

When romance novelist Jackie Collins died last month, she left behind some astonishing figures.

I could get my head around the fact that she had written 32 novels. 812 more words


October 4 in history

23 – Rebels captured and sacked the Chinese capital Chang’an during apeasant rebellion.

610 Heraclius arrived by ship from Africa at Constantinople, overthrew Byzantine Emperor Phocas and became Emperor. 754 more words


Review: The Santangelos by Jackie Collins

The Blurb

A vicious hit, a vengeful enemy, a drug addled Colombian club owner and a sex crazed Italian family… the ever powerful Lucky Santangelo has to deal with them all. 419 more words


Joan Collins Opens Up About Sister Jackie Collins in Tribute: 'I Don't Think I'll Ever Recover'

Joan Collins has penned an essay about her late sister, author Jackie Collins, opening up in an emotional tribute posted to Joan Collins’ website on Sunday. 261 more words


RIP Jackie Collins

I was saddened to learn of the death of author Jackie Collins last week. She passed away after losing her struggle with breast cancer.

While readers have been saddened by deaths of other prolific writers over the past little while (Colleen McCullough, Terry Pratchett and Tom Clancy to name a few), losing Jackie Collins hit me the hardest, so much that I find myself taking to my blog to post about her. 353 more words

On Writing


If you want to be a writer, stop talking about it and sit down and write. – Jackie Collins.

Was walking towards the ATM to withdraw “my last card” when I saw these beauties. 113 more words