The Mutual Admiration Society

The Mutual Admiration Society: How Dorothy L. Sayers and Her Oxford Circle Remade the World for Women (November 2019) is a group biography of renowned mystery novelist Dorothy L. Sayers and her remarkable group of friends. Sayers, Muriel St. Clare Byrne, Charis Frankenburg, and Dorothy Rowe met at Somerville College in the early 20th century. Dubbing themselves the Mutual Admiration Society, Sayers and her classmates remained lifelong friends and collaborators as they fought for a truly democratic culture that acknowledged their equal humanity. A celebration of feminism and female friendship, The Mutual Admiration Society offers crucial insight into Dorothy L. Sayers and her world.

Published in the US by Basic Books. Buy from Powells, indiebound, Barnes & Noble, or your preferred shop or online retailer.
Published in the UK by Little, Brown (Corsair). Buy from hive, Wordery, Waterstones, or your preferred shop or online retailer.