Belva Plain





Belva Plain

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born
in New York City, The United States
January 01, 1919

died
October 12, 2010

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Belva Plain was a best-selling American author of mainstream women's fiction. Her first novel, Evergreen (1978) topped the New York Times bestseller list for 41 weeks and was made into a TV miniseries. At her death, there were over 30 million copies of her twenty-plus novels in print in 22 languages.



Average rating: 3.85 · 41,103 ratings · 1,229 reviews · 50 distinct works · Similar authors
Evergreen
3.96 of 5 stars 3.96 avg rating — 19,518 ratings — published 1978 — 19 editions
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Homecoming
3.91 of 5 stars 3.91 avg rating — 5,202 ratings — published 1997 — 23 editions
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Blessings
3.85 of 5 stars 3.85 avg rating — 1,737 ratings — published 1989 — 21 editions
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Tapestry
3.89 of 5 stars 3.89 avg rating — 1,153 ratings — published 1988 — 3 editions
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Random Winds
3.88 of 5 stars 3.88 avg rating — 1,051 ratings — published 1980 — 23 editions
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Whispers
3.66 of 5 stars 3.66 avg rating — 963 ratings — published 1993 — 16 editions
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Looking Back
3.62 of 5 stars 3.62 avg rating — 900 ratings — published 2001 — 20 editions
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Her Father's House
3.67 of 5 stars 3.67 avg rating — 875 ratings — published 2002 — 20 editions
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Heartwood
3.65 of 5 stars 3.65 avg rating — 976 ratings — published 2010 — 15 editions
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Secrecy
3.68 of 5 stars 3.68 avg rating — 807 ratings — published 1997 — 20 editions
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Evergreen The Golden Cup Tapestry Harvest Heartwood
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“How helpless we are, like netted birds, when we are caught by desire”
Belva Plain

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