Other favourite titles

Books I adore: a list compiled by Kelly Doust

Brother of the More Famous Jack by Barbara Trapido

Five Quarters of the Orange by Joanne Harris

The Shifting Fog by Kate Morton

The Passion by Jeanette Winterson

Fingersmith by Sarah Waters

Cold Comfort Farm by Stella Gibbons

Love in a Cold Climate by Nancy Mitford

She’s Come Undone by Wally Lamb

My Mother’s Wedding Dress by Justine Picardie

Grace: A memoir by Grace Coddington

Life by Keith Richards

This Is How It Always Is by Laurie Frankel

The Signature of All Things by Elizabeth Gilbert

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows

One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez

Arlington Park by Rachel Cusk

Less by Andrew Sean Greer

One Day by David Nicholls

Bel Canto by Ann Patchett

Tiny Beautiful Things by Cheryl Strayed

A Prayer for Owen Meany by John Irving

The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt

Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro

What I Loved by Siri Hustvedt

Miss Smilla’s Feeling for Snow by Peter Høeg

We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves by Karen Joy Fowler

Possessing the Secret of Joy by Alice Walker

The House of the Spirits by Isabel Allende

Me Talk Pretty One Day by David Sedaris