Tag: jeanette winterson

31. ‘Oranges Are Not The Only Fruit’ by Jeanette Winterson

It’s a little difficult for me to review this book, partly because I read it in a single day nearly two months ago, and partly because Jeanette Winterson’s work is always so complex and philosophical that it’s tricky… Read More

28. ‘Weight’ by Jeanette Winterson

A couple of weeks ago, the good people at Canongate sent me #TheMyths series – a beautiful collection in which major authors retell popular myths. Weight is the first one that I picked up, partly because it had… Read More

#TheMyths from Canongate

If you follow me on Instagram, you’ll have seen that I received a very exciting parcel¬†a couple of weeks ago. It contained Canongate’s #TheMyths series, a collection of six short books examining and retelling some of history’s most… Read More

Summer book haul

It’s been a while since I last did a book haul, and that isn’t because the books have stopped coming in – far from it! In fact, Last month my mum came to visit and we built a… Read More

45. ‘The Gap of Time’ by Jeanette Winterson

I picked up this book at the Cheltenham Literary Festival.¬†Jeanette Winterson was there discussing this book – her adaptation of the Shakespeare play, ‘The Winter’s Tale’ – and giving a reading from it. I went to the festival… Read More