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Books. "I love Wuthering Heights, The Bell Jar. I prefer paperback." (Gayle Jo Carter)
I've Come Home Now echoes the dark power of Wuthering Heights as a man inside a castle embraces a woman through an open window. (Jim J. Tommaney)Indeed. On the artist's Facebook we can see the painting (on the right) with the well known quote from Wuthering Heights: “He's more myself than I am. Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same.”
Their other big successes include a visually breathtaking Wuthering Heights set in Rajasthan, India and A Fine Balance based on Rohinton Mistry's novel about poverty and injustice in India, which got glowing reviews. (Yasmin Alibhai-Brown)Magic, Dragons and Other Fantastic Dreams interviews the author A.L. Butcher:
Which authors or books influenced your writing the most?Later in the interview she mentions Wuthering Heights as one of her favourite novels.
Oh gosh, as I’ve said I read a lot, in many genres so it would be hard to name them all. I suppose if I have to pull names out of hat –Alexandre Dumas, Gaston Leroux, Brontë sisters, Janet Morris, J.R.R. Tolkien, Terry Pratchett, David Gaidar, Ellis Peters, Richard Adams, Douglas Adams, E. A. Poe…. The list goes on.