Slightly Foxed is a quarterly magazine offering 96 pages of lively recommendations for books of lasting interest – books that have stood the test of time and those that have left their mark on the people who write about them. Every issue features an eclectic mix of fiction and non-fiction, covering pieces by very familiar names such as Richard Mabey, Penelope Lively, Michael Holroyd, P. D. James, Sarah Perry and Robert Macfarlane, as well as contributions from writers that readers may never have heard of but are equally as thought-provoking and entertaining. Subscribers will have access to the complete digital archive of Slightly Foxed, making it an invaluable resource for literary students and academics..
Jacqueline Wilson on Noel Streatfeild’s Ballet Shoes • Christopher Rush on Tennyson’s In Memorium • Sue Gee on Roald Dahl’s Boy • Anthony Longden on Lord Alanbrooke’s War Diaries • Linda Leatherbarrow on Penelope Fitzgerald’s short stories • Sue Gaisford on Rosemary Sutcliff’s Roman novels • Michèle Roberts on Dorothy L. Sayers’ Gaudy Night • Patrick Welland on Olivia Manning’s Balkan trilogy • Ysenda Maxtone Graham on Jan Struther’s poetry • Tim Mackintosh-Smith on becoming a writer and much more besides . . .