Belva Plain


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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: 3.92 · 64,352 ratings · 2,013 reviews · 64 distinct worksSimilar authors
Evergreen

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 26,694 ratings — published 1978 — 27 editions
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Homecoming

3.95 avg rating — 7,893 ratings — published 1997 — 27 editions
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Blessings

3.91 avg rating — 2,686 ratings — published 1989 — 27 editions
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Random Winds

3.97 avg rating — 1,814 ratings — published 1980 — 29 editions
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Tapestry

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 1,796 ratings — published 1988 — 30 editions
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Whispers

3.78 avg rating — 1,734 ratings — published 1993 — 22 editions
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Looking Back

3.78 avg rating — 1,701 ratings — published 2001 — 25 editions
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Secrecy

3.83 avg rating — 1,445 ratings — published 1997 — 25 editions
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Promises

3.83 avg rating — 1,440 ratings — published 1996 — 24 editions
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Heartwood

3.83 avg rating — 1,770 ratings — published 2010 — 16 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

“in that childhood room for whose warmth and safety we search all the rest of our lives and never find again.”
Belva Plain, Evergreen

“A little damage could only be an improvement”
Belva Plain, The Sight of the Stars

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