Quotes by Annie Groves

"between paying the rent and buying"

"heavy demolition unit."

"Canadians right now,"

"are worth their weight in gold,"

"Never trouble trouble, till trouble troubles you’? The wise words"

Books by Annie Groves

  • Across the Mersey
  • 807 ratings
  • September 4th 2008 by HarperCollins

    (first published January 1st 2008)

Annie Groves
  • Annie Groves

  • Date of birth: November 24, 1946
  • Died: December 31, 2011
  • Born: in Preston, Lancashire, England, The United Kingdom.

  • Description: Penelope Jones Halsall aka: Caroline Courtney, Penny Jordan, Lydia Hitchcock, Melinda Wright Penelope "Penny" Jones was born on November 24, 1946 in a Preston, Lancashire, England. She had been a keen reader from the childhood. She was a storyteller long before she began to write romantic fiction. She has earned a living as a writer since the 1970s when, as a shorthand typist, she entered a competition run by the Romantic Novelists' Association. Although she didn't win, she found an agent. She published four regency novels as Caroline Courtney, before changing her name to Melinda Wright and then she wrote two thrillers as Lydia Hitchcock. Soon after that, Mills and Boon accepted her first novel for them, Falcon's Prey as Penny Jordan. However, for her present historical romance novels, she has adopted her mother's maiden-name to become Annie Groves. Almost 70m of her 167 Mills and Boon novels have been sold worldwide. Now Penny Halsall lived in a house in Nantwich, Cheshire. She worked from home.Penny died on 31 December 2011.