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Norah Lofts

Norah Lofts, née Norah Ethel Robinson, was a 20th-century best-selling British author. She wrote more than fifty books specialising in historical fiction, but she also wrote non-fiction and short stories. Many of her novels, including her Suffolk Trilogy, follow the history of specific houses and their residents over several generations.

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#50 of 118 The Best Historical Fiction Writers of All Time 15.8k votes Best historical novelists in the world manage to combine a vast knowledge of history with compelling storylines, taking the ...