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Françoise Sagan introduces her cat (Minou), horse (Coco), dog (Werther) and unnamed donkey

Françoise Sagan

Françoise Sagan

Françoise Sagan, the French author who was born on this day in history, 21 June 1935, introduces her cat (Minou), horse (Coco), dog (Werther) and unnamed donkey.

Ian McEwan describes the odd experience of helping his son with an A-level essay about one of his own novels, Enduring Love

Ian McEwan

Ian McEwan

In an excerpt from Ian Katz’s interview with Ian McEwan, the English novelist and screenwriter who was born on this day in history, 21 June, 1948, McEwan describes the odd experience of helping his son with an A-level essay about one of his novels, Enduring Love, and finding his son’s teacher disagreed with his interpretation of the novel.

François Mauriac termed Françoise Sagan “a charming little monster”

 

François Mauriac

François Mauriac

François Mauriac termed Françoise Sagan, the French author who was born today in history, 21 June 1935, “a charming little monster”.

Françoise Sagan

Françoise Sagan

According to Françoise Sagan: “Nothing brings on jealousy like laughter”

Françoise Sagan

Françoise Sagan

According to Françoise Sagan, the French author who was born today in history, 21 June 1935:

“Nothing brings on jealousy like laughter.”

According to Françoise Sagan: “Money may not buy happiness, but I’d rather cry in a Jaguar than on a bus”

Françoise Sagan

Françoise Sagan

According to Françoise Sagan, the French author who was born today in history, 21 June 1935:

“Money may not buy happiness, but I’d rather cry in a Jaguar than on a bus.”