‘If only I’d been warned!’ – writers choose books to give to their younger selves

Julian Barnes, Margaret Drabble, Tessa Hadley, David Nicholls and others choose reading matter that would have been useful when young Julian Barnes Julian Barnes. Photograph: Roberto Ricciuti/Getty Images I dont regret any of the literary reading I missed out on in my youth. I rather enjoy the chronological hazard of not discovering Huckleberry Finn and Read more about ‘If only I’d been warned!’ – writers choose books to give to their younger selves[…]