Member Profile: Malvina Yock

In which we get to know our members a little better…

Name: Malvina Yock
Nationality: Australian

How old were you when you read your first Georgette Heyer novel?

About 14.

What was it?

Bath Tangle.

How did you discover her work?

My mother approved of me reading it. I think it was from the library.

Did Heyer lead you to read other authors in similar genres?

Yes, discovered the Regency era.

Which of her books have you read the most often?

Bath Tangle.

Which, if any, would you never read again?

N/A so far.

If you could be a Heyer heroine, which would you choose?

Actually, unsure!

Which Heyer hero (or heroine) would make the best husband/wife/partner?

Again, unsure!

How has Georgette Heyer influenced your life?

Led to a love of ‘costume’ books and dramas.