“A former journalist and current columnist and illustrator, Shreya writes about everything women aren’t supposed to talk about – the female body, bodily fluids, sex, periods, relationships, and men. Sometimes funny and witty, sometimes sad and poignant, this book is sure to speak to every woman who reads it…”
“International Women’s Day (March 8th) is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. This year World of Books are celebrating brilliant women in literature by partnering with worldwide book-sharing project, The Book Fairies, providing them with 2,000 books to hide around the globe. The books celebrate inspiring female writers…”
Please click on pic to read this fabulous list which includes Margaret Atwood, Alice Walker, Daphne Du Maurier, Gloria Steinem, Maya Angelou, Virginia Woolf, Sylvia Plath, Arundhati Roy, and Charlotte Bronte!
I really enjoyed my interview with Britain’s Best Independent Bookstore Five Leaves Bookshop (national and regional winner several years in a row) which premiered last night. I got to yak about life and sleep and children and buses and travel and opera and books with poet and publisher Pippa Hennessy. And about growing older and growing up…