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Abi tells us how the legend that is Rachel Carson has inspired her and influenced her writing since she first read Silent Spring.

Why is it only men who get to go on adventures? Read the first chapter of The Word for Woman is Wilderness, the adventure novel in which 19-year-old Erin goes on a solo expedition to Alaska

Join us and Ruby Tandoh for a week of simple, tasty challenges as we eat up together and help out charities along the way.


New releases


Watch Mary Gaitskill read from her highly-acclaimed new novel, The Mare.


Glasgow Women's Library and Fermentations podcast are thrilled to welcome Ruby Tandoh for an evening of conversation in celebration of her latest book Eat Up! A book about food, appetite, and eating what you want. Guest hosting the event on behalf of Fermentations is publisher and writer, Laura Waddell (Nasty Women, Know Your Place).