After Years Of Hard Training Anna Was Ready To Launch Into A Career In The World Of Music Everything Seemed To Be Going Welt Until Family Troubles Forced Her To Turn Down The Chance Of A Lifetime To Join A Canadian Tour, Organized By The Dynamic Jonathan Keyne.But Now It Seemed That Fate Was Giving Her A Second Chance.
Ida Cook was born on 1904 at 37 Croft Avenue, Sunderland, England With her eldest sister Mary Louise Cook 1901 , she attending the Duchess School in Alnwick Later the sisters took civil service jobs in London, and developed a passionate interest in opera The sisters helped 29 jews to escape from the Nazis, funded mainly by Ida s writing In 1965, the Cook sisters were honored as Righteous Gentiles by the Yad Vashem Martyrs and Heroes Remembrance Authority in Israel.As Mary Burchell, she published than 125 romance novels by Mills Boon since 1936 She also wrote some western novels as James Keene in collaboration with the author Will Cook aka Frank Peace In 1950, Ida Cook wrote her autobiography We followed our stars She helped to found the Romantic Novelists Association, and was its president from 1966 to her death on December 22, 1986.
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