At the age of six, PB wrote her first poem, "The Volcano", which she illustrated and gave to her father as a birthday present.
In memory of her late father, PB published Carr
, a book which she takes great pains to present as a scholarly biography, though it is in fact the story of a fictional character written by another fully-realised fictional character.
PB published Inheritance
, her most critically and commercially successful novel and the first in a series of four about the fortunes, generation after generation, of three Yorkshire
PB and John Ogden together published Haworth of the Brontës
; this was to be her final publication before her death.