Claire King (author)
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Claire King (born Claire Nortcliff on 5 January 1972 in Mexborough, South Yorkshire) is an English author, best known for her novel The Night Rainbow. She currently resides in Languedoc-Roussillon, France with her husband and children.
The Night Rainbow
King's debut novel was released on 14 February 2013 by Bloomsbury UK (ISBN 978-1408824672).  The book was first published in the United Kingdom through Bloomsbury Publishing and narrates the story of two sisters living in a small village in Southern France.
Kirkus Reviews and Library Journal both reviewed the work, with Kirkus giving it a mixed review stating it was "hampered by a limited perspective, though well-written and sometimes quite moving".
King now lives in France with her husband and children.
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- "Review: Night Rainbow". Booklist. Retrieved 2 June 2013.
- "Life in France inspires a novel about rural childhood". Yorkshire Post. Retrieved 2 June 2013.
- "Review: The Night Rainbow". Library Journal (Book Verdict). Retrieved 2 June 2013.
- "Review: Night Rainbow". Kirkus Reviews. Retrieved 2 June 2013.