Castaway Books with guest Pamela Holmes

It was a delight to meet with Pamela Holmes author of The Huntingfield Paintress, and Wyld Dreamers. In this episode Pamela tells me about her fascinating life, emigrating as a child from the USA, boarding in a very strict school, and living on a commune. Pamela is not just a talented author she is the lead singer in The Scratch Band.

The books Pamela chose:

The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett

Angelique by Ann Coton

Carrington: Letters and Extracts from her diary Edited by David Garnett

Hey yeah right get a life by Helen Simpson

Moon Tiger by Penelope Lively

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