British novelist Jackie Collins and sister of actress Joan Collins, died on the 77-year life of breast cancer in Los Angeles, reports Reuters .
«It is with great sadness that we We announce the death of our beautiful, vibrant and one of a kind mother, Jackie Collins, which today has died of breast cancer “, – quotes People application family writer.
« She lived a full life and was loved by family, friends and millions of readers who are happy with more than four decades, “- said a member of the Collins family and added that it will remain to live in their heroes.
The Statement also emphasizes that the farewell ceremony will be private. Family members offered to send donations to the centers for the fight against cancer instead of buying flowers.
The diagnosis of breast cancer the fourth degree was put writer six and a half years ago, in a recent interview on September 14 in Beverly Hills, she said, she wrote five books and has traveled since she learned about the disease. In addition, it took a full course of treatment that included lumpectomy, radiation and courses of different pharmacological drugs.
Jacqueline Jill Collins began her career in 1968, with a circulation of her books about life in Hollywood and the underworld in the past years has reached 500 million copies. In 2011, the Sunday Times put it in fifth place in the ranking of the richest British authors with a personal fortune of $ 96 million.