Jennifer Lash

Jennifer Lash wrote her first novel, "The Burial," at the age of twenty three in 1961, and this was followed by four more during the next twenty years. She married Mark Fiennes, and with their six children they moved between Suffolk, Wiltshire, Ireland, and London. In 1986 she learned she had cancer and, after a painful operation, embarked upon a solitary pilgrimage through France to Santiago de Compostela, a journey about which she wrote in her book "On Pilgrimage," Throughout her illness she...See more