Joyce Dingwell


Born
Ryde, New South Wales, Australia
Died
August 02, 1997

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Enid Joyce Owen Dingwell, née Starr, was born on 1908 in Ryde, New South Wales, Australia. She wrote as Joyce Dingwell and Kate Starr at 80 romance novels at Mills & Boon from 1931 to 1986. She was the first Austalian writer, who lives in Australia, published at Mills & Boon. Her novel The House in the Timberwood (1959), had been made into a motion picture: The Winds of Jarrah (1983). Her work was particularly notable for its use of the Australian land, culture, and people. She passed away on 2 August 1997 in Kincumber, New South Wales.

Average rating: 3.06 · 596 ratings · 97 reviews · 87 distinct works
Flamingo Flying South

3.53 avg rating — 17 ratings — published 1874 — 3 editions
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The All-the-Way Man

2.83 avg rating — 18 ratings — published 1980 — 2 editions
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House in the Timberwoods

3.19 avg rating — 16 ratings — published 1959 — 3 editions
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The Kissing Gate

3.05 avg rating — 20 ratings — published 1975 — 3 editions
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A Thousand Candles

3.46 avg rating — 13 ratings — published 1971 — 2 editions
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Deep in the Forest

2.94 avg rating — 16 ratings — published 1975
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Remember September

3.19 avg rating — 16 ratings — published 1977 — 5 editions
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Year Of The Dragon

2.93 avg rating — 14 ratings — published 1977 — 2 editions
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The Road Boss

3.15 avg rating — 13 ratings — published 1976
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Nurse Trent's Children

3.67 avg rating — 12 ratings — published 1957 — 2 editions
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“But you would still settle for me if I were that last, wouldn't you? Women are like that. They have to have a male.”
Joyce Dingwell, The All-the-Way Man

“My romance writing began with an avid romance-reading mother who devoured so many romances each week that I decide to save library trips by supplementing the supply myself.”
Joyce Dingwell

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