Robert Louis Stevenson’s Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

Robert Louis Stevenson's Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde is a quirky story and a fun read. It muses on the interplay of good and evil and split personalities. This book, set in a mysterious, 19th-century London with foggy streets and dark houses, tells a disturbing story - disturbing in a good way.  If you are among the …

Winifred Watson’s Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day

Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day tells the story of how Miss Pettigrew’s life changes completely after meeting a glamorous nightclub singer who helps Miss Pettigrew transform into a beautiful princess (or at least into a nice-looking woman with a job). It’s a funny and refreshing retelling of Cinderella. What are things you wouldn’t expect …