Writers’ style — by the book
In Legendary Authors and the Clothes They Wore, Terry Newman finds that a strong look can take an author far beyond the cultural confines of the bookshelf
Writers aren’t generally renowned for their dress sense. Anyone who’s sipped warm white wine at a book launch will know that it’s often a sea of corduroy, not couture. However, there are notable exceptions and, when fashion and fiction meet, it’s a potent combination.