Nora Roberts Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, DOB(Famous Birthday), Family, Husband, Famous Books, Net Worth

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Nora Roberts (Eleanor Marie Robertson)

Last Updated: 03 Oct, 2023 | Views: 485

Age: 73

Profession: Author

Other Profession(s): Philanthropist, NoveList, Screen Writer, Businessperson

Famous For: The Perennial New York Times Bestseller, La Nora

Higher Education: High School

Nora Roberts Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
10 Oct, 1950 (73 Years 06 Months 4 Days)
Birth Country
United States
Birth State/Province
Maryland
Birth District
Silver Spring
Birth Sign
Libra
Religion
Catholicism
Nationalities
American

Nora Roberts Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (Profile/Biography):

Nora Roberts, a well-known American romance novelist, was born in Maryland. Nora considers herself "an Irish woman through and through" because her parents are of Irish descent. Nora recalls having a love of reading from her early years. Because her family has always been avid readers, Nora had a lifelong affinity with writing, which she adorably embraced.

Career:

By the time Nora's first book, Irish Thoroughbred, was released in 1981, she had already received a number of rejections and had three years of experience. 

Nora produced 23 novels between 1982 and 1984. Despite writing many books, Nora didn't become well-known until 1985, when "Playing the Odds," the first book in her bestselling romantic trilogy, entered the market. 

The book was an immediate hit, and Nora gained much recognition among romance lovers. The change from normal eighteen-year-old heroines and shallow masculine portrayals to more realistic approaches in romantic novels was largely due to Nora. 

Nora's years of expertise in the love genre have given her the skills to develop more lifelike characters.

The romantic novelist Janet Dailey, who she sued and admitted plagiarising, was also a victim of her work.

Achievements and Awards:

Four of the five best-selling romantic books reported by USA Today in 1999 and 2000 were written by Nora. 

Between 1991 and 2001, the New York Times ranked 68 of her books as best sellers. Two of her novels, Sanctuary and Magic Moments, were made into movies. 

Unknown facts:

After being married, she spent most of her time at home crafting with her sons. She calls those years in her life "Earth Mother years."

Nora Roberts Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 168 cm
In Meters 1.68 m
In Feet & Inches 5'5"
Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 65 kg
In Pounds 143 Ibs
Eye Color
Brown
Hair Color
Brown

Nora Roberts Family, Parents, Kids, Father, Mother, Children

Father's Name
Bernard E. Robertson
Mother's Name
Eleanor Robertson
Spouse
Bruce Wilder, Ronald Aufdem Brinke
Son(s)
Jason Aufdem-Brinke, Dan Aufdem-Brinke

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