Jacqueline Jill Collins OBE (October 4, 1937 – September 19, 2015), known as Jackie Collins, was a British-American novelist. She wrote 32 novels, all of which appeared on The New York Times bestsellers list. In total, her books have sold over 500 million copies and have been translated into 40 languages. Eight of her novels have been adapted for the screen, either as films or television mini- series. She was the younger sister of actress Joan Collins. Collins died on September 19, 2015 of breast cancer, two weeks before her 78th birthday. She had kept her illness a secret from everyone except her closest family members and flew from Los Angeles to London to appear on the ITV chat show Loose Women only nine days before her death. (Click here for full Wikipedia article)
Men are cheaters. Women are not to be trusted. And most people are dumb.
My philosophy is, unless you're sick and need help, why bother?
The biggest critics of my books are people who never read them.
Who is ready to settle for five minutes when three hours does nicely?