Books inspired by Cornwall

Cornwall and St Ives itself have inspired many a budding writer to put pen to paper. Here we have created a selection of recommended reads to give you a flavour for our wonderful County. www.carbisbayholidays.co.uk
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The Great Cornish Food Book - A wonderful book full of scrumptious Cornish recipes.

The Great Cornish Food Book - Cornish food book in paperback - Cornish recipes, Cornish fish recipes, recipes by Cornwall Chefs - Great Cornwall recipe book

The Minack Chronicles by Derek and Jeannie Tangye.  The story of the authors, a young couple who became pioneers in the search for a simpler, more fulfilling lifestyle.

The Minack Chronicles by Derek and Jeannie Tangye. The story of the authors, a young couple who became pioneers in the search for a simpler, more fulfilling lifestyle.

Zennor in Darkness by Helen Dunmore.  It is May 1917, and the war in France is going badly. The young men of St Ives and Zennor in Cornwall are being conscripted. The atmosphere is tense with suspicion and fear, as German U boats hunt British convoys along the coastline in a highly successful assault on incoming food supplies.  Recommended by Keith Mason via Facebook.

Zennor in Darkness by Helen Dunmore. It is May 1917, and the war in France is going badly. The young men of St Ives and Zennor in Cornwall are being conscripted. The atmosphere is tense with suspicion and fear, as German U boats hunt British convoys along the coastline in a highly successful assault on incoming food supplies. Recommended by Keith Mason via Facebook.

To The Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf.  Based on memories of Virginia's childhood holidays in St Ives, this illustrated version shows turn of the century imagery of St Ives and the surrounding area of Cornwall.

Books Set In & Inspired By Cornwall: To The Lighthouse (Virginia Woolf). Based on memories of Virginia's childhood holidays in St Ives. this illustrated version shows turn of the century imagery of St. Ives and the surrounding area of Cornwall.

Can't wait to get my paws on this! "Porthminster Beach Cafe Cookbook"

Can't wait to get my paws on this!

Winston Graham writes the fantastic Poldark series.  This is the first one to get you hooked.  Ross Poldark: A Novel of Cornwall 1783 - 1787

Winston Graham - Ross Poldark: A Novel of Cornwall 1783 - 1787

The Little Book of Cornwall

Leap - The Little Book of Cornwall

Home to Roost: Putting Down Roots in Cornwall by Tessa Hainsworth

Books Set In & Inspired By Cornwall: Home to Roost (Putting Down Roots In Cornwall). by Tessa Hainsworth.


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Books Set In & Inspired By Cornwall: Seagulls In The Attic... Tessa Hainsworth...

Books Set In & Inspired By Cornwall: Seagulls In The Attic.

Books Set In & Inspired By Cornwall: Home to Roost (Putting Down Roots In Cornwall)... by Tessa Hainsworth...

Books Set In & Inspired By Cornwall: Home to Roost (Putting Down Roots In Cornwall). by Tessa Hainsworth.

Books Set In & Inspired By Cornwall: To The Lighthouse (Virginia Woolf)... Based on memories of Virginia's childhood holidays in St Ives... this illustrated version shows turn of the century imagery of St. Ives and the surrounding area of Cornwall...

Books Set In & Inspired By Cornwall: To The Lighthouse (Virginia Woolf). Based on memories of Virginia's childhood holidays in St Ives. this illustrated version shows turn of the century imagery of St. Ives and the surrounding area of Cornwall.

The Minack Chronicles by Derek and Jeannie Tangye.  The story of the authors, a young couple who became pioneers in the search for a simpler, more fulfilling lifestyle.

The Minack Chronicles by Derek and Jeannie Tangye. The story of the authors, a young couple who became pioneers in the search for a simpler, more fulfilling lifestyle.

Up With the Larks: Starting Again in Cornwall by Tessa Hainsworth

Up With the Larks: Starting Again in Cornwall by Tessa Hainsworth

The drama... The English country side... What other reason do you need for reading it?

The drama. The English country side. What other reason do you need for reading it?

Books Set In & Inspired By Cornwall: Up With The Larks (Tessa Hainsworth)...

Up With The Larks by Tessa Hainsworth.set in Cornwall I really enjoyed this & her other Book Seagulls in the attic !

Native Oysters | Cornish Native Oysters: Getting ready for Fal Oyster www.cornishnativeoysters.co.uk

Click logo above for PDO document Cornish Native Oysters or 'Fal Oysters' are wild native oysters found In the Fal Estuary and gathered by hand, sail & oar

Kallo Organic Sesame Rice Cakes - Add peanut butter and Trewithen Dairy butter (slab of) = perfect breakfast.

Kallo Organic Sesame Rice Cakes - Add peanut butter and Trewithen Dairy butter (slab of) = perfect breakfast.

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