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Francis Spufford

“I can always tell when you're reading somewhere in the house,' my mother used to say. 'There's a special silence, a reading silence.”


Francis Spufford, The Child That Books Built: A Life in Reading
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The Child That Books Built: A Life in Reading The Child That Books Built: A Life in Reading by Francis Spufford
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