The real reason I’m giving away £1.5million worth of jewels is my greatest love story of all

Bestselling author, Barbara Taylor Bradford, is auctioning jewellery given to her by husband Robert Bradford in order to provide a legacy for her heirs. The cash proceeds from this auction will be given to relatives.

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Bonhams presents selected jewels from the Barbara Taylor Bradford collection

Bonhams is pleased to announce a world first with the sale of jewellery from the collection of internationally renowned best-selling novelist Barbara Taylor Bradford OBE. The jewellery collection will travel around the world and will be auctioned in December 2013.

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16 Sep 2013
September 16, 2013

Quick Reads 2014

Bestselling authors throw their support behind Quick Reads 2014

The new list of Galaxy® Quick Reads titles is announced today, to coincide with International Literacy Day, with a host of bestselling authors penning books for the charity.

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25 Jun 2013
June 25, 2013

Barbara Visits Ripon Workhouse

Barbara retraces the lives of her mother and grandmother

Barbara Taylor Bradford has spoken of how she was left in tears after researching the poor beginnings of her own grandmother and mother, who were both forced to stay in an Edwardian Yorkshire workhouse. read more →

09 Apr 2013
April 9, 2013

Secrets from the Past

Barbara’s Latest Novel – Secrets from the Past

The sumptuous new novel from bestselling author Barbara Taylor Bradford, Secrets from the Past, is a moving and emotional story of secrets, survival and love in its many guises… read more →

01 Sep 2007
September 1, 2007

Honours Bestowed

Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II bestowed the Order of the British Empire on Barbara in 2007

Barbara Taylor Bradford has been awarded many literature awards throughout her illustrious career, including a Degree of Doctor of Letters Honoris Causa and an Honorary Doctorate from the University of Leeds. read more →