Award-winning author, comedian and broadcaster shares some of her favourite books!
Did you know:
- only 6% of books published are written by disabled authors
- there are 12million people in the UK living with hearing loss and deafness
- only 3.4% of children's books have disabled main characters
Women are less likely to be shortlisted, or win, non-fiction book prizes
- female authors’ median earnings have fallen by 16.6 per cent over the past five years