Manderley Forever: A Biography of Daphne du Maurier A Biography of Daphne du Maurier, Tatiana de Rosnay
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Manderley Forever: A Biography of Daphne du Maurier

Author: Tatiana de Rosnay

Narrator: Sam Taylor, Charlotte Wright

Unabridged: 13 hr 39 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Macmillan Audio

Published: 04/18/2017

Genre: Biography & Autobiography - Literary

Synopsis

The nonfiction debut from beloved international sensation and #1 New York Times bestselling author Tatiana de Rosnay: her bestselling biography of novelist Daphne du Maurier.

a€œIt's impressive how Tatiana was able to recreate the personality of my mother, including her sense of humor. It is very well written and very moving. Ia€™m sure my mother would have loved this book.a€ a€” Tessa Montgomery da€™Alamein, daughter of DaphnA© du Maurier, as told to Pauline Sommelet in Point de Vue

As a bilingual bestselling novelist with a mixed Franco-British bloodline and a host of eminent forebears, Tatiana de Rosnay is the perfect candidate to write a biography of Daphne du Maurier. As an eleven-year-old de Rosnay read and reread Rebecca, becoming a lifelong devotee of Du Mauriera€™s fiction. Now de Rosnay pays homage to the writer who influenced her so deeply, following Du Maurier from a shy seven-year-old, a rebellious sixteen-year-old, a twenty-something newlywed, and finally a cantankerous old lady. With a rhythm and intimacy to its prose characteristic of all de Rosnaya€™s works, Manderley Forever is a vividly compelling portrait and celebration of an intriguing, hugely popular and (at the time) critically underrated writer.

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