SUMMER READING - IT'S ALL ABOUT THE LETTERS
Need some summer reading?
Here are our recommendations - all with a twist of letters.
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The Guernsey Literary & Potato Peel Pie Society by Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows - A novel in letters about books, bibliophiles, publishers, authors and readers, it centres on an imagined post-occupation Guernsey.
We Need to Talk About Kevin by Lionel Shriver - a gritty and witty epistolary novel
Letters of Note by Shaun Usher - From fan mail, to love letters, to a freed slave’s reply to his former master – this eclectic mix enlightens, delights, and captures the correspondents’ inner lives
The Colour Purple by Alice Walker - an all time 'great' of literature
Lady Susan by Jane Austen - A short epistolary novel. Probably Austen's least well known work