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Diana Appleyard is a writer, broadcaster and freelance journalist for a number of national newspapers and magazines. She worked for the BBC as an Education Correspondent, before deciding to give up her full-time job to work from home, a decision which formed the basis for her first novel, Homing Instinct. She lives with her husband Ross and their two young daughters in an Oxfordshire farmhouse. Homing Instinct, A Class Apart, Out of Love and her most recent novel, Every Good Woman Deserves a Lover are all published by Black Swan.

If you like Diana Appleyard you might also like to read books by Joanna Trollope, Elizabeth Buchan and Amanda Brookfield.

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Playing with Fire by Diana Appleyard
Playing with Fire
Diana Appleyard
Can casual infidelity ever be justified as the results are inevitably far-reaching and ultimately destructive, especially if all parties affected live in the same village. Diana takes us through the whole sorry business with sympathy, understanding and sadness. A very...
Format: Paperback (b Format) - Released: 01/10/2005
Every Good Woman Deserves a Lover by Diana Appleyard
Every Good Woman Deserves a Lover
Diana Appleyard
I do like a book that gives you not only a good story but an intriguing backdrop too. This highly astute tale of three female friends walking the Inca Trail is full of the wonder and history of Peru, fascinating,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/07/2004

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