A carefully chosen book is the perfect Christmas gift and Folio editions are extra special. Whether you choose their favourite author, a much-loved novel, or a book with personal meaning, these editions are designed to take pride of place on bookshelves. Below you’ll find ideas for everyone on your list – from the dreamer to the traveller.
In this extract from Emma Thompson's foreword written especially for Folio's new edition, the renowned actor, and writer of the authorised Peter Rabbit sequels, celebrates the genius of Potter and the joy of having grown up with her best-loved creation.
John Le Carré’s extraordinary thriller A Perfect Spy is his most autobiographical work, drawing on his own early life and experiences. The result is a novel that is both a thrill ride and a moving portrayal of a life marked by subterfuge and betrayal.