Su Bristow


Su Bristow is a consultant medical herbalist by day. She's the author of two books on herbal medicine: The Herbal Medicine Chest and The Herb Handbook; and two on relationship skills: The Courage to Love and Falling in Love, Staying in Love, co-written with psychotherapist, Malcolm Stern. Her published fiction includes 'Troll Steps' (in the anthology, Barcelona to Bihar), and 'Changes' which came second in the 2010 Creative Writing Matters flash fiction competition. Sealskin is set in the Hebrides, and it's a reworking of the Scottish and Nordic legend of the selkies, or seals who can turn into people. It won the Exeter Novel Prize 2013. Her writing has been described as 'magical realism; Angela Carter meets Eowyn Ivey'.

Average rating: 3.9 · 1,020 ratings · 236 reviews · 1 distinct workSimilar authors

3.90 avg rating — 1,020 ratings — published 2016 — 12 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating

* Note: these are all the books on Goodreads for this author. To add more, click here.

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.



Topics Mentioning This Author

topics posts views last activity  
All About Books: This topic has been closed to new comments. What have you just read? Opinions, recommendations & reviews 12968 1733 Oct 16, 2017 08:33AM  
Into the Forest: 2017 Challenge Progress 156 119 Jan 05, 2018 05:31PM  
2019 Reading Chal...: Clare's Cosy Corner 2018 16 49 Jan 14, 2018 01:29AM  
The Book Vipers: * Last book(s) you acquired 1287 478 Jun 03, 2018 02:45AM  

Is this you? Let us know. If not, help out and invite Su to Goodreads.