A Life Worth Living

A Life Worth Living

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The victim of a rare cosmetic condition, Lady Colin Campbell was wrongly registered and brought up as a boy in an aristocratic family in Jamaica. She enjoyed privileges, but her teenage years were blighted, leaving her unable to receive essential medical treatment until she was 21. She became a model and a designer, and in the 1970s embarked on a short and violent marriage to Lord Colin Campbell. In this autobiography she writes of a life-long struggle to be accepted as the woman she is. She tells of her formative years in Jamaica and New York, her many love affairs, her connection with members of the Royal Family, her activities as a socialite and international charity organizer, and her current life as the fulfilled mother of two adopted Russian children.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 432 pages
  • 116 x 179 x 29mm | 250g
  • TIME WARNER PAPERBACKS
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 0751516600
  • 9780751516609

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,Her life story from boyhood to motherhood is certainly eventful, in fact jaw-droppingly sensational' - DAILY TELEGRAPH

,Truly thrilling - certainly a life worth reading, if not living' - EVENING STANDARD
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About Lady Colin Campbell

Lady Colin Campbell was born in Jamaica in 1949, into one of the island's wealthiest and most influential families. The author of three previous books she now lives in Chelsea with her two adopted sons and her three dogs.
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