“A simpatico duo!” —Publishers Weekly
“A lovely reunion with Penny and Jeremy.” —DearAuthor
“A spirited heroine.” —Publishers Weekly
“Belmond’s lilting sequel, ['A Rather Curious Engagement'] is fun, even if you don’t have your own yacht!”— Publishers Weekly
"Belmond’s second novel is bound to charm!”—Booklist
“An entertaining yarn with family drama and intrigue aplenty.” --Booklist
“A return to the golden age of romantic suspense! ‘A Rather Lovely Inheritance’ weds old-style glamour to chick-lit flair. You just want to move into the novel yourself—on a long-term lease, with hero and snazzy sports car included!”-- Lauren Willig, author of “The Secret History of the Pink Carnation”
C.A. Belmond is a novelist, poet, lyricist and scriptwriter, who was awarded the Edward Albee Foundation Fellowship and was twice a Pushcart Press Editors' Book Award finalist, nominated by Jonathan Galassi of Farrar Straus & Giroux, and Nan Talese of Doubleday. Belmond's mentor is Margaret Atwood.
Belmond's original screenplays were shortlisted at Robert Redford's Sundance Institute and the Eugene O'Neill Playwrights Conference. A member of the Writers Guild of America, Belmond has written, directed and produced award-winning television drama and documentary, for CBS, ABC and A&E; and an original children's TV series and song lyrics for PBS.
Belmond has taught writing at New York University, and was selected as a writer in residence at the Karolyi Foundation in the South of France. A Rather Lovely Inheritance is Belmond's debut novel.