Danish writer Baroness Karen von Blixen-Finecke, who wrote under the pen name Isak Dinesen, was born in 1884. She and her husband moved to Kenya in 1914 and her experiences, became the came memoir "Out of Africa". Read books by Issak Dinesen
Read the opening extract of the brand new Mark Billingham book before its publication on 22/05/2014
Hannah Hauxwell - Author
Hannah Hauxwell was born in 1926. She has lived her whole life in the Dales and was the focus of the award-winning documentary TOO LONG A WINTER.
Featured Books, with extracts, by Hannah Hauxwell
Seasons of My Life Hannah Hauxwell
April 2012 Non-Fiction Book of the Month.
The classic and much-loved memoir by Hannah Hauxwell about life in remote Yorkshire in the 1970s. Seasons of My Life is an enduring and affectionate look... Format: Paperback - Released: 29/03/2012