Life in the Garden Published 2nd November 2017 The two central activities in my life – alongside writing – have been reading and gardening. They had two children, Josephine and Adam. It is also a wise, engaging and far-ranging exploration of gardens in literature, from Paradise Lost to Alice in Wonderland, and of writers and their gardens, from Virginia Woolf to Philip Larkin. • Life in the Garden by Penelope Lively is published by Fig Tree (£14.99). This book is partly a memoir of her own life in gardens: the large garden at home in Cairo where she spent most of her childhood, her grandmother's garden in a sloping Somerset field, then two successive Oxfordshire gardens of her own, and the smaller urban garden in the North London home she lives in today. 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