Jess Steadman takes an unapologetically firm line when it comes to ‘Jane Eyre’ and just might convince you to cut Charlotte Brontë’s most eye-rolled-at novel some slack.
Breeha Mazhar’s heart warming reminiscence upon a childhood favourite.
Asher Weisz expounds upon the virtues of going back to the old favourites in this study of the joys of rereading.
Sofie Cristobal on escapism into literature over the Christmas vac.
This is Part of a mini series of “Ideal Reading Lists”, curated by Books and Literature Editor Tommaso Crestani.
I’m drawn towards the sincerity of the handwritten sentiment, be that loving or loathing, and the fragility of the material article, its capacity to be lost and found in life’s flotsam and jetsam, rather than the text which loiters in cyberspace.