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Betty Ballantine

Betty Ballantine (Getty/Beth Gwinn)
Betty Ballantine (Getty/Beth Gwinn)

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February 16, 2019 "My deepest condolences to the family. May the God of comfort grant you strength during this difficult time."
February 16, 2019 "Grief can be so hard, but our special memories help us cope. Remembering you and your loved one today and always."
February 16, 2019 "I still have some of those old Bantam, Penguin, and Ballentine books in my own library. Many thanks to Betty Ballentine who, with her husband, helped make literature affordable to the masses. My condolences." - Les Breese (Monmouth Junction, NJ)
February 16, 2019 "so sorry for your loss, my heart goes out to the family in this time of sorrow, losing a loved one is like no other pain. may God's promise of escape form death in the future sustain the family in this time of grief Psalms 68:20. my deepest and sincere condolences." - P D (NY)
February 16, 2019 "Please accept my sympathies for the loss of your loved one . May God be with you and your family during this time of great sorrow Please read Jeremiah chapter chapter 29 verse 11 and 2nd Corinthians chapter 1 verses 3 and 4" - Don (Batavia, OH)
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Obituary for Betty Ballantine
Betty Ballantine and her husband Ian helped invent the modern paperback through their Bantam and Ballantine books. Paperbacks in America were not...
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