The Literary Sisters was set up in July 2013, and is moderated by Kirsty and Akylina.
Location: United Kingdom
Favourite things: poetry, Moomins, a broad scope of music, travelling, cookery, adventures, autumn, writing.
Favourite books: To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee, Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte, Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen, Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier, The Book Thief by Markus Zusak, The Winter of Our Discontent by John Steinbeck, The Bell Jar and Johnny Panic and the Bible of Dreams by Sylvia Plath, The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger, The Enchanted April by Elizabeth von Arnim, The Master and Margarita by Mikhail Bulgakov, I Capture the Castle by Dodie Smith, The Heart is a Lonely Hunter by Carson McCullers, The Snow Child by Eowyn Ivey, and many more.
Favourite authors: Harper Lee, Katherine Mansfield, Sylvia Plath, Tove Jansson, Virginia Woolf, Daphne du Maurier, Wilfred Owen, Alfred Lord Tennyson, John Steinbeck, Kate Atkinson, Ted Hughes, Erlend Loe, Vita Sackville-West, C.S. Lewis, Colette, Anais Nin, Winifred Holtby, Vera Brittain, Mary Norton, J.D. Salinger, Oscar Wilde, Jonathan Safran Foer, Nicole Krauss, Elizabeth McCracken, Elizabeth Taylor, Ali Smith, and many more.
Location: Greece/United Kingdom
Favourite things: books, chocolate, Japan, coffee, learning languages, winter, photography, rainy days, tea, rock music, baking cakes and cookies, travelling, pilates.
Favourite books: Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë, Pachinko by Min Jin Lee, Norwegian Wood by Haruki Murakami, Nineteen Minutes by Jodi Picoult, OUT by Natsuo Kirino, Artemis Fowl by Eoin Colfer, Beyond the Blossoming Fields by Junichi Watanabe, The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern, The Film Club by David Gilmour, The Elegance of the Hedgehog by Muriel Barbery, Tales of the Otori series by Lian Hearn, Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams, The Bartimaeus Trilogy by Jonathan Stroud, Palm-of-the-hand Stories by Yasunari Kawabata, just to name a few.
Favourite authors: Stefan Zweig, Haruki Murakami, Daphne du Maurier, Neil Gaiman, Jodi Picoult, Virginia Woolf, Dazai Osamu, Shirley Jackson, Sylvia Plath, Natsuo Kirino, Ken Liu, Akutagawa Rynosuke, Margaret Atwood, Kazuo Ishiguro, M. Karagatsis, The Brontë Sisters, and many more.