This is a year of reading from home, by one of Britain's most distinguished authors. Early one autumn afternoon in pursuit of an elusive book on her shelves, Susan Hill encountered dozens of others that she had never read, or forgotten she owned, or wanted to read for a second time. The... read more
No order, no order
A corner of St James's
Saturday mornings and Wednesday afternoons
Next to the pop-up books
Great Expectations behind the sofa
This is the weather the cuckoo likes
The well-travelled bookcase
Laughter in the next room
Amis, pere et fils
Never god around to it, don't like the look of it, couldn't get beyond page ten and other poor excuses
A little list
Things that fall out of books
It ain't broke
"One half of the world cannot understand the pleasures of the other."
"Life is a handful of short stories pretending to be a novel."
The man with the charming smile
Children 3 Adults 0
Decline and rise?
Writing in books
Collection, compilation, miscellany, omnibus, anthology
A book by its cover
Slow, slow, slow-slow, slow
The way we live now
Down among the women
Reading for the soul
A thousand books of the world
Climbing to the top
The final forty
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