Sebastian Faulks born 1953. He wanted to be a taxi driver until he first read George Orwell in 1968. Best-selling Birdsong published Sept 3 1993 and is based on experiences of his grandfather during WWI. Read more by Sebastian Faulks
Read the opening extract of the brand new Mark Billingham book before its publication on 22/05/2014
Dot May Dunn - Author
Dot May Dunn was born in Derbyshire, the daughter of a miner. In 1951 she joined the newly established NHS as a pre-nursing student at Leicester Royal Infirmary, eventually becoming a Research Fellow at St Bartholomew's London and the London Hospital Medical College. She has four nursing qualifications and 50 years on the 'coal face' behind her. She lives in Warwickshire and divides her time between England and France.
Twelve Babies on a Bike - Diary of a Pupil Midwife Dot May Dunn
A look at the life of a trainee midwife in the 1950’s. A fascinating social history that is moving and funny and gives great insight in to the varying social classes all linked by the same experience of childbirth. Being... Format: Paperback - Released: 01/04/2010