Non Pratt is Commissioning Editor for Catnip Books, an independent publisher for children of all ages, from picture books to YA. Here are her Best of British.
Reflex by Dick Francis.
Footprints in the Snow by Mei Matsuoka is a great picture book to read using lots of silly voices and the artwork is perfect.
Personality – contemporary
*shrugs* I like Agyness Deyn’s hair…
John Soane’s Museum in Lincoln’s Fields, London.
Recently disbanded The King Blues were the most exciting and lyrically persuasive band I’ve listened to in a long while.
ECone on Exmouth Market for interesting jewellery. Or a bookshop (not so much for the jewellery).
Dog Soldiers – Best. Film. Ever. Forget namby pamby American werewolves – these ones are the dogs’.
David Hume – a philosopher with a good writing style and exciting ideas.
Brigitte Williams – fantastic, graphic giclee work. And Stubbs. Gotta love Stubbs.