• Fair Sex (Hutchinson, 1982)

  • The Family in Question (Macmillan, 1985 and 1993).
    This was short-listed for the Fawcett Prize and has been translated into several languages.

  • The Child in Question (Macmillan, 1998)

  • Madness in its Place (Routledge, 1998).
    This was nominated for the MIND Book of the Year Award and was adapted for a Radio 4 programme in 2001.