With May Witwit: Talking About Jane Austen in Baghdad 
(Penguin 2010)

Dramatised on Radio 4, translated into Chinese, Portuguese and Italian

Kirsty Wark: “This is a wonderful story of a slow-burning deepening friendship between two intelligent compassionate and funny women across a huge divide”

Metro: “a subtle evocation of a blossoming friendship that transcends culture, war and geography”

Telegraph “A fascinating portrayal of post-invasion Iraq”

Irish Times: “Rowlatt makes a decision that plenty of journalists would have bypassed.. to save one life in the face of being unable to save the many.”

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Fifty Shades of Feminism  
edited by Lisa Appignanesi, Susie Orbach and Rachel Holmes
(Virago 2013)

Evening Standard: “Brilliant, inspiring, and still going strong” 

New Statesman “Angry and warm and witty and wise”

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