Jeanette Winterson
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Jeanette Winterson

Jeanette Winterson was born in Manchester and read English at Oxford, during which time she wrote her first novel, the Whitbread award winning Oranges Are Not The Only Fruit. Tanglewreck, Jeanette's first novel for children, was published to great critical acclaim in 2006. In the same year she was awarded an OBE for services to literature.

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    • Frankissstein

    • A Love Story
    • By: Jeanette Winterson
    • Narrated by: John Sackville, Perdita Weeks, Harrison Knights
    • Length: 7 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 53
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 51
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 50

    In Brexit Britain, a young transgender doctor called Ry is falling in love - against their better judgement - with Victor Stein, a celebrated professor leading the public debate around AI....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Need to read it again

    • By Amin on 16-07-19

    Regular price: £21.99

    • Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal?

    • By: Jeanette Winterson
    • Narrated by: Jeanette Winterson
    • Length: 6 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 531
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 429
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 428

    When Jeanette Winterson left home at 16 because she was in love with a woman, Mrs. Winterson asked her: "Why be happy when you could be normal?"...

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Oranges Is Not The Only Book

    • By Blake's Tyger on 23-12-12

    Regular price: £14.69

    • Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit

    • By: Jeanette Winterson
    • Narrated by: Jeanette Winterson
    • Length: 6 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 384
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 354
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 353

    The narrator, Jeanette, cuts her teeth on the knowledge that she is one of God’s elect, but as this budding evangelical comes of age....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Weighing up the church and personal beliefs

    • By Suswati on 14-08-17

    Regular price: £14.99

    • The Gap of Time

    • The Winter's Tale Retold (Hogarth Shakespeare)
    • By: Jeanette Winterson
    • Narrated by: Ben Onwukwe, Mark Bazeley, Penelope Rawlins
    • Length: 7 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 84
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 78
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 78

    A black man finds a white baby abandoned in the night. He gathers her up - light as a star - and decides to take her home....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • What a rollercoaster!

    • By Amazon Customer on 05-12-15

    Regular price: £19.99

    • Courage Calls to Courage Everywhere

    • By: Jeanette Winterson
    • Narrated by: Jeanette Winterson
    • Length: 1 hr and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 7

    A century on from the first votes for women in the UK, award-winning author Jeanette Winterson asks what we still stand to learn from the Suffragettes.... 

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Essential reading

    • By Leya Jane Moore on 09-03-19

    Regular price: £4.99

    • The Passion

    • By: Jeanette Winterson
    • Narrated by: Daniel Pirrie, Tania Rodrigues
    • Length: 5 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 22
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 21
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 21

    Henri had a passion for Napoleon, and Napoleon had a passion for chicken. From Boulogne to Moscow Henri butchered for his emperor and never killed a single man....

    Regular price: £14.99

    • Christmas Days

    • 12 Stories and 12 Feasts for 12 Days
    • By: Jeanette Winterson
    • Narrated by: Jeanette Winterson, Imogen Church
    • Length: 9 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 101
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 89
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 91

    For years Jeanette Winterson has loved writing a new story at Christmastime, and here she brings together 12 of her brilliantly imaginative, funny and bold tales....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • A thoughtful choice for the Christmas season

    • By Alex Morrison on 05-12-16

    Regular price: £14.99

    • The Daylight Gate

    • By: Jeanette Winterson
    • Narrated by: Sian Thomas
    • Length: 3 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 39
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 26
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 26

    Good Friday, 1612. Pendle Hill, Lancashire. A mysterious gathering of 13 people is interrupted by local magistrate Roger Nowell. Is this a witches' Sabbat? He wonders....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • wonderful narration

    • By Tertius Lydgate on 15-04-13

    Regular price: £18.00

    • Weight

    • By: Jeanette Winterson
    • Narrated by: Dick Hill
    • Length: 2 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 9
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 7

    Jeanette Winterson asks difficult questions about the nature of choice and coercion in her dazzling retelling of the myth of Atlas and Heracles....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Unexpectedly personal ...

    • By M on 11-01-13

    Regular price: £11.99

    • Sexing the Cherry

    • By: Jeanette Winterson
    • Narrated by: Juliet Stevenson
    • Length: 5 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 26
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 24
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 24

    Set in 17th-century London, Sexing the Cherry is about the journeys taken by the boisterous Dog-Woman and her son Jordan....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • this story is all messed up

    • By gianluca on 20-05-16

    Regular price: £14.99

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