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Catherine Cookson

Catherine Cookson was born in Tyne Dock, the illegitimate daughter of a poverty-stricken woman, Kate, whom she believed to be her older sister. She began work in service but eventually moved south to Hastings, where she met and married Tom Cookson, a local grammar-school master. Although she was originally acclaimed as a regional writer - her novel The Round Tower won the Winifred Holtby Award for the best regional novel of 1968 - her readership quickly spread throughout the world, and her many...See more

Personality Profile For Catherine Cookson

The following is a personality profile of Catherine Cookson based on her work.

Catherine Cookson is social, confident and informal.

She is confident, she is hard to embarrass and is self-confident most of the time. She is outgoing as well: she makes friends easily and feel comfortable around other people. But, Catherine Cookson is also assertive: she tends to speak up and take charge of situations, and she is comfortable leading groups.

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

She is also relatively unconcerned with achieving success: she makes decisions with little regard for how they show off her talents. 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.


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