'Crucially, the book manages to do justice to the woman herself: earthy, forthright and eminently entertaining.' - fRoots
'A seriously well-researched book... well-edited with...an impressive series of notes at the back...and a startlingly frank series of quotes from Eliza.' - --Living Traditions
'An affectionate, readable biography of a singer and musician who is set to achieve much more.' - English Dance & Song magazine
'Is Wayward Daughter a good biography? Indeed it is. Is it recommended reading? Without a doubt. What are you waiting for? Buy it now.' - Tim Carroll, --Folkwords
About the Author
Sophie Parkes is a young talented musician. No slouch on the violin herself, she has been writing for Fiddle On magazine since she was 15. She has her own band Air Cav, who are recording, and runs For Folk's Sake, a folk club in Manchester. She is resigned to spending the rest of her life there as her Manchester City mad boyfriend, who is also in her band, works for the football club in charge of their social media.