Rona Jaffe (June 12, 1931 – December 30, 2005) was a popular American novelist, publishing numerous works from 1958-2003. She may have been best known for her controversial novel, Mazes and Monsters (1981). During the 1960s she also wrote cultural pieces for the magazine Cosmopolitan as the new editor Helen Gurley Brown markedly changed its character.
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''A blond in a red dress can do without introductionsbut not without a bodyguard.''Rona Jaffe (b. 1932), U.S. novelist. Quoted in Katharine Whitehorn, "Bottled in Blonde," Roundabout (1962).