Melissa Ashley

The Bee and the Orange Tree

By Melissa Ashley - Published 2019


This bustling book is set in Paris in 1699, under the reign of Louis XIV. It explores the lives of a group of female ...Read Review

The Birdman’s Wife

By Melissa Ashley - Published 2016


Biographical Fiction

This is an extraordinary and a memorable book. Although it is, perhaps, aimed more at ornithologists, taxidermists, taxonomists, twitchers and nature illustrators, I ...Read Review