William Shakespeare died 1616 aged 52. His surviving works consist of 38 plays and 154 sonnets. Interestingly the stone slab covering his grave is inscribed with a curse against moving his bones. Read about Shakespeare's Life
Read the opening extract of the brand new Daisy Goodwin book before its publication on 24/04/2014
Emma Henderson - Author
Emma Henderson ran a ski chalet in France for several years. She now lives in London and this is her first novel.
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Featured Books, with extracts, by Emma Henderson
Grace Williams Says it Loud Emma Henderson
Shortlisted for the Galaxy New Writer of the Year Award 2011.
Featured on The TV Book Club on More4 on 14 Aug 2011.
Shortlisted for the Orange Prize for Fiction 2011.
A startling and deeply affecting, first-person debut and a unique, spirit-soaring... Format: Paperback - Released: 06/11/2010