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Katherine Woodiwiss dies...invented modern historical romance novel
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Kathleen E. Woodiwiss Dies at 68


PW Daily reports that Kathleen E. Woodiwiss, who is credited with inventing the modern historical romance novel, died Saturday at Fairview Northland Regional Hospital in Princeton after a long illness. She was 68. When her debut novel THE FLAME AND THE FLOWER was published in 1972, the romance world had not seen anything like it before. It sold over 2.3... read more>>

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