Discover over 300 seasonal book recommendations in the ultimate reading list for book lovers everywhere.
'I will be giving this book to everyone I know' - Elizabeth Day
'Francesca Beauman writes about the books she loves with irresistible passion, knowledge and warmth ... This is the best kind of reading celebration' - Rachel Joyce
Spanning the dreary, cold days of January to the first flushes of spring and then the blazing August heat, bibliophile Francesca Beauman offers up a wealth of book recommendations. From The Count of Monte Cristo to Elena Ferrante's Neapolitan Quartet, each has been selected to chime with a particular time of year and provide a richer reading experience.
Beautifully illustrated throughout, this charming guide will delight, inspire and seriously extend your 'To Be Read' list!
Francesca Beauman graduated from Cambridge University with a first class degree in History. Her first book was a history of the pineapple entitled THE PINEAPPLE: KING OF FRUITS published by Chatto & Windus. She also writes, presents and produces for television. She is 30 and divides her time between London and Los Angeles.