International bestselling author Jilly Cooper has been awarded the Outstanding Achievement Award for 2018 by the Romantic Novelists’ Association. RNA President, Katie Fforde, said ‘Jilly Cooper is the writer we’d all love to be. Her wit, her story-telling abilities and her characters make her one of, if not the most popular writers of our day.’
Jilly has won legions of fans with her collection of romances and iconic Rutshire Chronicles, featuring ‘one of fiction’s most lusted-after characters’, Rupert Campbell-Black. She has sold over 11 million books worldwide and received an OBE in 2004 for her services to literature. Her latest book, Mount!, was published in 2016 by Bantam Press.