- Name: Claire Tomalin
- Born: 06/20/1933 (87 years old)
- Occupation: Author, journalist
Claire Tomalin (born Claire Delavenay on 20 June 1933) is an English author and journalist, known for her biographies on Charles Dickens, Thomas Hardy, Samuel Pepys, Jane Austen, and Mary Wollstonecraft.
Birth Name: Claire Delavenay
Birth Place: London, England, UK
Claire Tomalin quotes :
As he approached his 28th birthday in February 1840, Dickens knew himself to be famous, successful and tired. He needed a rest, and he made up his mind to keep the year free of the pressure of producing monthly installments of yet another long novel.Claire Tomalin