Join Lucy Mangan on a journey of nostalgia and delight, peeping in on Christmas dinners, gift giving, and festive spirit from the March sisters in Little Women to the four siblings of The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe who fight for Christmas’s return to Narnia.
As the days grow shorter and the air colder, we asked the team to reflect on their favourite books from the year. From literary giants to perspective changing non-fiction, here are the books that will feature in our Christmases this year.
Author and columnist Lucy Mangan recalls her most cherished childhood literary heroines, all of whom played their part in turning her into the unrepentant bookworm she is today
Bookworm author Lucy Mangan reveals 4 of her favourite books for children that are still enjoyable reads, even when you're all grown-up
Lucy Mangan is a columnist for Stylist magazine and a features writer and reviewer for The Guardian, The Telegraph and many other publications. She broadcasts frequently on radio and occasionally on television, and is the author My Family and Other Disasters, The Reluctant Bride, Hopscotch and Handbags and Inside Charlie’s Chocolate Factory.