Vanessa Gebbie

Book review: Red Room: New Short Stories Inspired by the Brontës

Book reviews By Dec 19, 2013 No Comments

Any poem by Simon Armitage gets my attention (note to publishers?) and one opens this new short story collection. And what a wonderful poem about Emily Brontë it is, right from its opening lines of Too much rain in the blood, Too much cloud in the lungs to how, after having read Wuthering Heights for the first time, I had…