Tonke Dragt’s The Letter for the King and its sequel, The Secrets of the Wild Wood, which I recently translated for Pushkin Press, are set in a fictional version of a medieval Eur
As the eldest of three girls I have vivid memoires of getting into spats about who was hogging the bathroom and rows about who was taking up too much room in the back of the car.
I am a bibliophile and therefore rather biased in this area. The selection and ownership of a book is, for me, a serious business.
This week author Jenny Downham came into WLTB to chat about her new book Unbecoming.
Let’s start with a quick quiz: Name your top five children’s books with Asian protagonists.