Thoughtful Gifts for Curious People

Why She Wrote


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Discover the hidden stories and incredible lives of eighteen women writers in this incredible graphic collection. Covering authors from the eighteenth century through to the twentieth, these engaging comics highlight their lives, hardships and influence. Biographies are woven together with bibilographies and fun facts, and their stories are framed by one over-riding question: when being a woman writer meant being overlooked, pigeonholed and undervalued, why did she write?

  • Hardback.
  • 256 pages.
  • Full-colour illustrations throughout.
  • Measures 18.5 x 2.6 x 23.6 cm.