Are you between 5 and 25? If so, enter the Wicked Young Writer Awards NOW - click here for details...

books of the month tudor queens series
Search our site
Last Letter from Istanbul by Lucy Foley Read the opening extract of the brand new Lucy Foley book before its publication on 19/03/2018

Jean Findlay Book and Novel

Jean Findlay - Author


Jean Findlay was born in Edinburgh and studied Law and French at Edinburgh University, then theatre in Cracow with Tadeusz Kantor. She ran a theatre company, writing and producing plays in Berlin, Bonn, Dublin, Rotterdam, and the Pompidou Centre in Paris. She has written for the Scotsman, the Independent, Time Out and Performance magazine and lives in London with her husband and three children. She is the great-great-niece of C K Scott Moncrieff.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Jean Findlay

Chasing Lost Time The Life of C.K. Scott Moncrieff: Soldier, Spy and Translator by Jean Findlay
Chasing Lost Time The Life of C.K. Scott Moncrieff: Soldier, Spy and Translator
Jean Findlay
C K Scott Moncrieff's celebrated translation of Proust's A La Recherche du Temps Perdu was first published in 1922 and was a work which would exhaust and consume the translator, leading to his early death at the age of just...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/1970

Loading other books by Jean Findlay...


Author Info

Did you know

At Lovereading you can download and read an Opening Extract and an online review of books by Jean Findlay and hundreds of other authors.

Author 'Like for Like' recommendations


The books for review are always great reads, brilliantly written, and introduces me to a huge variety of, established and new, authors.

Lesley Hart

Because of Lovereading I have broadened my reading horizons with some really great books that I probably would never have chosen myself.

Susan Walsh

If you LOVE reading then you will love LOVEREADING! It's a 'novel' idea. Seriously though I could not recommend them enough.

Rebecca Whymark

It is a website dedicated to those who adore reading It really is a one stop shop for book lovers. Love it!

Edel Waugh

Lovereading helps me decide what real people read.

Kerry Bridges

It's a lively, independent website with reviews, recommendations and more - with a huge range of books available to buy in all formats.

Alison Layland

The selections are so varied and the reader reviews are so helpful. A fantastic website for those who love books.

Ann Quintilla

My favourite thing about is the 'like for like' page this has really introduced me to some good reads! That and lots of honest reviews.

Sam Lewis

Lovereading4kids

Lovereading4schools