Anne Perry





Anne Perry

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in Blackheath, London, England, The United Kingdom
October 28, 1938

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Anne Perry (born Juliet Hulme) is a British historical novelist.

Juliet took the name "Anne Perry", the latter being her stepfather's surname. Her first novel, The Cater Street Hangman, was published under this name in 1979. Her works generally fall into one of several categories of genre fiction, including historical murder mysteries and detective fiction. Many of them feature a number of recurring characters, most importantly Thomas Pitt, who appeared in her first novel, and amnesiac private investigator William Monk, who first appeared in her 1990 novel The Face of a Stranger. As of 2003 she had published 47 novel
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Average rating: 3.96 · 275,012 ratings · 14,311 reviews · 212 distinct works · Similar authors
The Face of a Stranger (Wil...
4.02 of 5 stars 4.02 avg rating — 9,551 ratings — published 1990 — 35 editions
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The Cater Street Hangman (C...
3.91 of 5 stars 3.91 avg rating — 9,670 ratings — published 1979 — 37 editions
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Callander Square (Charlotte...
3.85 of 5 stars 3.85 avg rating — 5,289 ratings — published 1980 — 34 editions
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A Dangerous Mourning (Willi...
3.99 of 5 stars 3.99 avg rating — 3,841 ratings — published 1991 — 27 editions
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Paragon Walk (Charlotte & T...
3.82 of 5 stars 3.82 avg rating — 3,747 ratings — published 1981 — 34 editions
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Resurrection Row  (Charlott...
3.89 of 5 stars 3.89 avg rating — 3,523 ratings — published 1981 — 25 editions
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A Sudden, Fearful Death (Wi...
3.93 of 5 stars 3.93 avg rating — 3,215 ratings — published 1993 — 29 editions
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Defend and Betray (William ...
3.95 of 5 stars 3.95 avg rating — 3,124 ratings — published 1992 — 31 editions
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The Sins of the Wolf (Willi...
4.02 of 5 stars 4.02 avg rating — 3,012 ratings — published 1994 — 32 editions
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A Breach of Promise (Willia...
4.01 of 5 stars 4.01 avg rating — 2,815 ratings — published 1997 — 28 editions
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The Cater Street Hangman Callander Square Paragon Walk Resurrection Row Rutland Place Bluegate Fields Death in the Devil's Acre
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No Graves As Yet Shoulder the Sky Angels in the Gloom At Some Disputed Barricade We Shall Not Sleep
World War I (5 books)
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Tathea Come Armageddon
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“The men who cannot laugh at themselves frighten me even more than those who laugh at everything.”
Anne Perry, The Whitechapel Conspiracy

“Please don’t think so lightly of liking someone. It’s terribly important. It is a kind of loving, you know, and one that frequently lasts a lot longer than romance. You can fall out of love, as well in. Most of us do, especially if you don’t actually like the person as well. It doesn’t always grow into love by any means, but sometimes it does.”
Anne Perry, Pentecost Alley

“We all try to forget what hurts us, it is sometimes the only way we can continue.”
Anne Perry

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