Jeanette Winterson

Jeanette Winterson

Jeanette Winterson’s first novel, Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit, won the Whitbread Prize for Best First Novel. Since then she has published many other novels, including The Passion, Written on the Body and The PowerBook, a collection of short stories, a book of essays, and children’s picture books. She has adapted her work for TV, film and stage. Her books are published in 32 countries.



So there I lie on the plateau, under me the central core of fire from which was thrust this grumbling grinding mass of plutonic rock

The Living Mountain

Nan Shepherd

Science is a story. History is a story. These are the stories we tell ourselves to make ourselves come true.

Weight

Jeanette Winterson

Behind every great woman is a man who tried to stop her.

Courage Calls to Courage Everywhere

Jeanette Winterson