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Georgette Heyer

Georgette Heyer (1902-1974) is one of the best-known and best-loved of all historical novelists, often credited as the creator of the historical romance genre as well as the Regency romance subgenre. She also wrote mysteries and short stories. Her first novel, The Black Moth , published in 1921, was written at the age of fifteen to amuse her convalescent brother. She also wrote eleven detective stories. She wrote over sixty books, including Regency romances, mysteries, historical fiction, and...See more

Personality Profile For Georgette Heyer

The following is a personality profile of Georgette Heyer based on her work.

Georgette Heyer is social and unpretentious.

She is laid-back, she appreciates a relaxed pace in life. She is assertive as well: she tends to speak up and take charge of situations, and she is comfortable leading groups. But, Georgette Heyer is also confident: she is hard to embarrass and is self-confident most of the time.

More than most people, his choices are driven by a desire for belongingness.

Considers helping others to guide a large part of what she does: she thinks it is important to take care of the people around her. She is also relatively unconcerned with taking pleasure in life: she prefers activities with a purpose greater than just personal enjoyment.

Writing style analyzed by IBM Watson

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