Angela Thirkell

Angela Thirkell (1890-1961) was a prolific author who is best known for her “Barsetshire” novels, 29 sparkling romantic comedies that take her cast of village characters from the 1930s to the 1950s. High Rising and Wild Strawberries began a reissue of the series by Virago Modern Classics.

Three Houses, the memoir of her childhood which was her first book, has been republished by Allison & Busby, and Lume Books have brought out Ankle Deep, Trooper to the Southern Cross, O These Men, These Men, and Coronation Summer.