'I still talk to her every day, hear her voice, feel her hugs’ … Jackie Collins with her daughter Rory

(Original story posted in The Guardian)   I used to forget that my mother was famous, but I’d soon remember when we were out and a whispered hush would descend as we walked through a restaurant or a shop. Once a new friend, visiting my first flat, picked up a framed photograph on the table

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Sitting down with People just days before her death, the beloved author revealed her diagnosis – and spoke of her resolve to live joyously until the end. Read full interview below…                

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(Original story posted in Tatler) She sold over 500 million raunchy books and invented the Eighties bonkbuster. In her final interview before her death Jackie Collins told Annabel Rivkin what she wanted to be remembered for…  If you are a woman between 30 and 45, then it is probable that your sex education happened, not

How fitting that the woman who held Hollywood’s deepest secrets, kept her own Stage 4 Breast Cancer diagnosis quiet for the past six and a half years. Jackie was determined to live her life fully and without limitation. She wrote about strong women, because she was a strong woman, and believed that girls could do anything …

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Jackie Collins Has Died of Breast Cancer at 77 People Magazine has the Exclusive Story: Family Statement: It is with tremendous sadness that we announce the death of our beautiful, dynamic and one of a kind mother, Jackie Collins, who died of breast cancer today. She lived a wonderfully full life and was adored by

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A packed tourist bus has stopped outside the Beverly Hills house of Jackie Collins and camera phones are lifted skywards as their owners click away in awe at the huge art deco façade before them – one of the premier “star homes” on the Hollywood circuit. As they move on to the mansion next door

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The best-selling author reveals her celeb life, Hollywood pals and personal losses When it comes to writing about Hollywood, no one does it better than author Jackie Collins. So it is no surprise that during her interview with New Idea, she talks about dining with Kris Jenner and Melanie Griffith, chatting with Barbara Bush and

A funny thing happened during my interview with Jackie Collins at her hotel on Manhattan’s Upper East Side on a humid Monday morning. A few minutes after sitting down in a secluded corner in the lounge it became apparent that this wasn’t going to be a typical interview about her new book The Santangelos; it

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The Bachelorette Jackie Collins is back! Cleo Glyde has a gossip with the original (and the best) bonkbuster author about men, marriage and her new Lucky Santangelo novel. “I was sitting next to this huge movie star the other night at a party,” confides the husky, cut-glass British voice down the phone. “He is notorious

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What a fun night meeting “The Santangelos” readers and Lucky lovers! Thanks everyone & Stay Lucky!    

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