Valerie Eustace Biography – Valerie Eustace Wiki
Valerie Eustace (Valérie Jane Eustace) was the second wife of John le Carre, a British writer and spy novelist. John le Carre (born David John Moore Cornwell) was behind dozens of works including The Spy Who Came in from the Cold and Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, and Spy. Valérie Jane Eustace is a book editor with Hodder & Stoughton. She was fundamental to David Cornwell’s work, with an unerring editorial eye and intelligence that would become invaluable as the scale of le Carré’s success became ever more daunting, according to a statement from his publisher, Penguin Books.
John le Carré died on Saturday night, 12 December 2020, from pneumonia after a short battle with the illness. He was 89 years old. The family, who ask for privacy during this time, said in the following statement: “It is with great sadness that we must confirm that David Cornwell – John le Carré – passed away from pneumonia on Saturday night after a short battle with the illness. David is survived by his beloved wife of almost fifty years, Jane, and his sons Nicholas, Timothy, Stephen and Simon. We all grieve deeply his passing. Our thanks go to the wonderful NHS team at the Royal Cornwall Hospital in Truro for the care and compassion that he was shown throughout his stay. We know they share our sadness.”
Valerie Eustace Age
Valerie Eustace’s age is unclear. Her husband, John le Carré, was born on 19 October 1931, in Poole, England, and died on 12 December 2020, in Truro, England, at the age of 89.
John le Carre Wife Valerie Eustace
John le Carré married his second wife Valerie Eustace in 1972, after divorcing his first wife, Alison Ann Veronica Sharp. They lived in a house on the edge of the cliffs of St Buryan, Cornwall, and in Hampstead, London for more than forty years.
Valerie Eustace Children
Cornwell and his wife Valerie Eustace had one son, Nicholas, a novelist, who writes as Nick Harkaway.
Valerie Eustace Family
Valerie Eustace and John le Carré have one son, Nicholas. From his first marriage to Alison Ann Veronica Sharp, Le Carré had three sons: Simon, Stephen, and Timothy.