A Gentle Plea for Chaos was a bestseller, selling 35,000 copies in hardback and paperback For fans of Cold Cream by Ferdinand Mount and Diana Athill Time with a Gift of Tears will be published alongside a re-issue of the classic A Gentle Plea for Chaos. Major review coverage expected.
Mirabel Osler is the critically acclaimed author of A Breath from Elsewhere and the classic A Gentle Plea for Chaos. She lives in Shropshire.
'The most original book of the year, and the most deliciously written' Daily Telegraph 'Mirabel Osler's confiding attractive voice vividly conveys the full, heady experience of gardens and gardening. By the end of her book you will be convinced that the only things that matter in life are gardens and relationships - not necessarily in that order' Sunday Telegraph 'A delight for gardeners - or just for lovers of good writing' Woman & Home 'A smart, spirited, gorgeously written and above all funny book ... open-minded, personal and passionate' The New York Times Book Review