Judy Astley

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Judy Astley is an English illustrator and author of 18 novels all published by Black Swan. Her first novel was published in 1994 since when she has published one novel a year. She has also written articles for The Times.[1] as well as short stories for My Weekly and Woman magazines.[2]

Biography[edit]

Judy Astley was born in Blackburn, Lancashire[3] though has spent most of her life in Twickenham. Before becoming an author she spent some time as a freelance designer and dressmaker for Liberty.[4] She is married to record producer Jon Astley[5] and has two adult daughters.[6]

Bibliography[edit]

Children's books[edit]

  • When One Cat Woke Up: A Cat Counting Book (1990)

Novels[edit]

  • Just for the Summer (1994)
  • Pleasant Vices (1995)
  • Seven for a Secret (1996)
  • Muddy Waters (1997)
  • Every Good Girl (1998)
  • The Right Thing (1999)
  • Excess Baggage (2000)
  • No Place for a Man (2001)
  • Unchained Melanie (2002)
  • Away from It All (2003)
  • Size Matters (2004)
  • All Inclusive (2005)
  • Blowing It (2006)
  • Laying the Ghost (2007)
  • Other People's Husbands (2008)
  • The Look of Love (2011)
  • I Should Be So Lucky (2012)
  • In the Summertime (2013)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "acclaimed British Novelist". Judyastley.com. Retrieved 2015-04-23. 
  2. ^ "acclaimed British Novelist". Judyastley.com. Retrieved 2015-04-23. 
  3. ^ [1] Archived 24 June 2002 at the Wayback Machine.
  4. ^ "acclaimed British Novelist". Judyastley.com. Retrieved 2015-04-23. 
  5. ^ "News". Virginiaastley.com. Retrieved 2015-04-23. 
  6. ^ "Judy Astley". Rbooks.co.uk. Retrieved 2015-04-23. 

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