Catherine Czerkawska

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Industry Arts
Occupation Novelist
Location Scotland, United Kingdom
Introduction I write well researched but readable historical and contemporary novels and some non-fiction. I live in a Scottish country cottage with my artist husband. I love gardening and I also collect the fascinating antique textiles that often find their way into my fiction. This blog is about all these things and more!
Interests Antique textiles and vintage perfumes, textile history, gardening and plant lore, local history, family history, art, cinema, theatre, the supernatural and lots lots more.
Favorite Movies ET, It's a Wonderful Life, Speed, Meet Me in St Louis, Chicago, La Cage au Folles, Cinema Paradiso and many more.
Favorite Music Dylan, Baez, Springsteen, Leonard Cohen, the Eagles, Queen, The Beatles, John Lennon, Martin Taylor, the Dubliners, Chopin, Beethoven, Sibelius, Rachmaninov, Mozart, Strauss, Puccini.
Favorite Books Wuthering Heights, Anything by Dickens, All the William Books, Diary of a Nobody, anything by Barbara Pym, Benson's Lucia Books, Rebecca, Lord of the Rings, Kidnapped, Treasure Island, Confessions of a Justified Sinner, The City and The City, Gillespie and I