Limit search to available items
Book Cover
Author Taylor, Helen, 1947- author

Title Why women read fiction : the stories of our lives / Helen Taylor
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2019
Online access available from:
ProQuest Ebook Central (Limited concurrent users)    View Resource Record  


Description 1 online resource
Summary Explains how precious fiction is to contemporary British fiction readers, and how they draw on it to tell the stories of their lives. Draws on over 500 interviews with and questionnaires from women readers and writers
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Women -- Books and reading -- Great Britain
Women -- Books and reading -- Social aspects
Fiction -- Appreciation -- Great Britain
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780192562661