Penny Martin’s Reading List at YCN


Last month, the Whistles team visited creative workshop YCN to hear The Gentlewoman editor, Penny Martin, discuss her favourite books of all time. Titles mentioned included Great Expectations by Charles Dickens, Subculture: The Meaning of Style by Dick Hebdige and fashion photography volume Imperfect Beauty by Charlotte Cotton. Hearing Penny speak about how each book had shaped her mentality, and later her career, was a true inspiration.

After tapping the name of each title into our phones, we headed across the street to the Artwords Bookshop in an attempt stock up on as many as we could carry…

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