- The Bumper Book of Classic Adventure Stories. (Everything from Harry Potter to Treasure Island to the Famous Five series as Hanastrew loves "children's" books).
- Wildlife on Earth. Hanastrew likes to compare the differences with what she comes across as home.
- Cooking with Chocolate. The very idea of pictorial and textual heaven as far as Hanastrew is concerned.
- Magazines. These don't exist in the Fairy Kingdom. They have tracts or full length books with little in between. So Hanastrew would be fascinated by the number of magazines on such a wide range of topics.
- The Classic Fairy Tales. She would want tomake sure we were reading the correct versions!
Hanastrew loves nothing better than curling up after a hard day's dragon fighting with a good book, chocolate to eat (and drink, liberally laced with cream and marshmallows) and either a decent sofa or comfortable four poster bed to relax on. Her choice of Earth books would be:-
I'm Allison Symes and I write novels, short stories as well as some scripts and poems. I love setting my work in my magical world, the Fairy Kingdom, and my favourite character is Eileen, who believes hypocrisy is something that happens to other people without caring that statement is hypocritical in itself! Eileen is huge fun to write for and about.