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Dutch

Portret van een vrouw

Jojo Moyes (author), Anna Livestro (translator)
Tijdens de Eerste Wereldoorlog raakt een commandant geobsedeerd door een Franse vrouw, wier man een prachtig portret van haar heeft geschilderd. Negentig jaar later duikt het portret opnieuw op.
Title
Portret van een vrouw
Author
Jojo Moyes
Translator
Anna Livestro
Language
Dutch
Original language
English
Original title
The girl you left behind

About Jojo Moyes

Pauline Sara Jo Moyes (born 4 August 1969), known professionally as Jojo Moyes, is an English journalist and, since 2002, an award-winning romance novelist, #1 New York Times best selling author and screenwriter. She is one of only a few authors to have twice won the Romantic Novel of the Year Award by the Romantic Novelists' Association and her works have been translated into twenty-eight languages and have sold over 40 million copies worldwide.

Life and early career

Pauline Sara-Jo Moyes was born on 4 August 1969 in Maidstone, England.

Before attending university, Moyes held several jobs: she was a typist at NatWest typing statements in braille for blind people, a brochure writer for Club 18-30, and a minicab controller for a brief time. While an undergraduate at Royal Holloway, University of London, Moyes worked for the Egham and Staines News.

She earned a jo…Read more on Wikipedia