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Emma Donoghue’s Frog Music & the transing of history
I love Emma Donoghue’s Frog Music: a fictionalised account of the unsolved murder of Jenny Bonnet in San Francisco in 1876. Donoghue’s strength as a writer is both the quality of her historical research and her ability to centre women within history. You can see this in her anthology Astray, Slammerkin, and The Sealed Letter. Frog Music‘s heroine … Continue reading Emma Donoghue’s Frog Music & the transing of history