Favourite Books


  • The Travelling Cat Chronicles (Hiro Arikawa)
  • The Tenant of Wildfell Hall (Anne Bronte)
  • Wuthering Heights (Emily Brontes)
  • Little (Edward Carey)
  • All Wilkie Collins’s novels
  • Roald Dahl’s Children books
  • My Brilliant Friend (Elena Ferrante)
  • Significant Sisters: The Grassroots of Active Feminism, 1839-1939 (Margaret Forster)
  • The Odd Women (George Gissing)
  • The Devil in the Marshalsea (Antonia Hodgson)
  • Ten Sorry Tales (Mick Jackson)
  • Death and Mr Pickwick (Stephen Jarvis)
  • The Amish (Donald B. Kraybill)
  • Nobody’s Boy (Hector Malot)
  • The Mystery of Charles Dickens (John Paulits)
  • Ghost Cave (Elsie Sze)
  • The Six Wives of Henry VIII (Alison Weir)
  • Jeeves and Wooster, Blandings Castle volumes (P. G. Wodehouse)