Literature

Cornish authors and books

  • Books Plus / Penzance

    Independent book shop with friendly staff and an efficient ordering service.
  • West Country Giants /

    Children's books about giants. Written and published in Cornwall
  • Cornish Novels and Authors /

    Romantic and mainstream novels and books by Cornish authors or with Cornish interest
  • Daphne Du Maurier Literary Centre / Fowey

    Daphne du Maurier's links with Fowey go back to the 1920s when her family first bought a house in Bodinnick. The Literary Centre features exhibits and information on the life and works of this influential author along with that of other writers inspired by Fowey and surrounds.
  • Bookends of Fowey / Fowey

    Second-hand and Antiquarian bookshop specialising in Cornish authors including Daphne du Maurier, Cornwall and Cornish History, Nautical. Always a good general stock.
  • Daphne du Maurier /

    Website containing comprehensive information on the life of Daphne du Maurier and her works
  • Port Eliot Lit Fest /

    Anual weekend long literary festival on the Port Eliot estate near St Germans. Books, poetry, music, magic, dancing, film, food and fairytales, in idyllic settings.
  • Cornish Author Michael Sagar-Fenton /

    Official site for acclaimed columnist, journalist and writer of Cornish local history, including 'Penlee - The Loss of a Lifeboat','The Rosebud and the Newlyn Clearances' and other books about Cornwall, and columns including Old Mike in The Cornishman.