Hilary Mantel, award-winning British author of Wolf Hall trilogy, dies aged 70

Hilary Mantel, award-winning British author of Wolf Hall trilogy, dies aged 70

Hilary Mantel, award-winning British author of Wolf Hall trilogy, dies aged 70 Dame Hilary Mantel, the best-selling British author of the award-winning Wolf Hall Tudor trilogy, died peacefully on Thursday at the age of 70, her publisher has said. Key points: - British author Dame Hilary Mantel died "peacefully, surrounded by family and friends" - The 70-year-old was most famous for her award-winning and best-selling Wolf Hall trilogy - Two of the books in the series won the Booker Prize …