For award-winning, internationally-acclaimed author Rosemary Sutcliff (1920-92). By Anthony Lawton: godson, cousin & literary executor. Rosemary Sutcliff wrote historical fiction, children's literature and books, films, TV & radio, including The Eagle of the Ninth, Sword at Sunset, Song for a Dark Queen, The Mark of the Horse Lord, The Silver Branch, The Lantern Bearers, Dawn Wind, Blue Remembered Hills.
Doyenne of children’s literature Rosemary Sutcliff dressed in a splendid Elizabethan outfit to meet Queen Elizabeth
In the week of the Queen’s Birthday honours in the UK, I am reminded of Rosemary Sutcliff’s splendid outfit when she went to Buckingham Palace in 1992—shortly before her death—to be invested CBE.
Chair, Sussex Dolphin, family company which looks after the work of eminent children’s & historical fiction author Rosemary Sutcliff (1920-92). Formerly CEO, chair & trustee of various charity, cultural & educational enterprises in UK.
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