Cynthia Freeman





Cynthia Freeman

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born
in New York City, The United States
January 10, 1915

died
October 22, 1988

gender
female

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Beatrice Cynthia Freeman(January 10, 1915 - October 22, 1988), pseudonym of Bea Feinberg,[1]was anAmericannovelist. She was born inNew York City, where, as a young girl, she began writing books but abandoned writing to pursue a career running aninterior decorationbusiness. When poor health forced her to give up her business, she decided to dust off an old manuscript from childhood but discovered the cleaning lady had thrown it out. From memory, she rewrote the story.

Ms Freeman specialized in multi-generational stories ofJewishfamilies, centering on a female protagonist. Her novel, "No Time For Tears," was No.10 on thelist of bestselling novels in the United Statesfor 1981 as determined by theNew York Times. Her books were translated into th...more


Average rating: 3.68 · 865 ratings · 78 reviews · 16 distinct works · Similar authors
Portraits
4.04 of 5 stars 4.04 avg rating — 136 ratings — published 1979 — 15 editions
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The Last Princess
3.32 of 5 stars 3.32 avg rating — 140 ratings — published 1960 — 14 editions
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A World Full of Strangers
3.93 of 5 stars 3.93 avg rating — 112 ratings — published 1976 — 15 editions
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No Time for Tears
3.83 of 5 stars 3.83 avg rating — 99 ratings — published 1981 — 13 editions
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Come Pour the Wine
3.54 of 5 stars 3.54 avg rating — 95 ratings — published 1980 — 12 editions
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Always and Forever
3.62 of 5 stars 3.62 avg rating — 88 ratings — published 1990 — 11 editions
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The Days of Winter
3.71 of 5 stars 3.71 avg rating — 58 ratings — published 1978 — 11 editions
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Seasons of the Heart
3.69 of 5 stars 3.69 avg rating — 59 ratings — published 1986 — 13 editions
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Illusions of Love
3.2 of 5 stars 3.20 avg rating — 46 ratings — published 1984 — 11 editions
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Fairytales
3.37 of 5 stars 3.37 avg rating — 35 ratings — published 1977 — 12 editions
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