'...has snipped the pink ribbons on a bushel of vintage love letters and exposed their secret folds to the light... -- DAILY EXPRESS
'A fascinating anthology' -- TLS
'The letters which catch the reader's heart are those framed by the drama of an impossible or illicit passion' -- NICHOLAS SHAKESPEARE, DAILY TELEGRAPH
About the Author
Jill Dawson was born in 1962 in Durham and grew up in Yorkshire. She is a poet, editor and short-story writer. In 1992 she won the Eric Gregory Award for poetry. She has edited a book about women on the road for Headline. She lives in Hackney with her son.