Books  |  Jan 4, 2011

Antonia Fraser in New Year's Honours List

Lady Antonia Fraser, the celebrated historian, biographer and novelist, was awarded a DBE in the New Year's honours list. She is one of nine women made Dames.

The widow of Harold Pinter and author of many books, including Marie Antoinette, The Six Wives of Henry VIII and most recently Must You Go?, a memoir about her life with Harold Pinter, receives the award for services to literature.