Jeanette Winterson on For Books’ Sake

Monday 27th August was author Jeanette Winterson’s birthday. In honour of the day I wrote a ‘Bookish Birthday’ piece for For Books’ Sake!

Originally published on 27th August 2012 on For Books’s Sake.

Jeanette Winterson

Born on 27th August 1959, Jeanette Winterson grew up in a small town in the north of England with an ultra-religious adoptive mother who would prove endlessly influential to her later work.

Finding solace in books as a confused and frustrated teenager, Winterson went on to become one of the most celebrated authors in Britain…

Read the full article here.

Advertisements

What Do You Think?

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s