Books

Book reviews, recommendations & reading lists.

Basically books, books and more books.

As you can probably guess from the title of the book, this story is all about sisters – so it instantly had me intrigued. My sister is one of my favourite people. She’s strong, fiercely intelligent and the funniest person I know… over the years she’s…

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It may be a blogger/millennial faux pass to admit, but I didn’t know much about Emma Gannon until recently. Sure I’d seem people talking about her first book, Ctrl, Alt, Delete: Growing Up Online  but it had never really piqued my interest.  Then I discovered…

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If I were an essay writer, I could easily write one about this book, and then a separate essay on the fact it has become a micro-trend on Instagram over the last few months. Alas, I’m just a basic blogger, so a review will have…

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It’s been a weird time to be a woman. Here in the UK we’re approaching the 100 year anniversary of women gaining the right to vote. We’ve seen women come together for movements such as #Metoo. All of this against the backdrop of women’s refuges…

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Confession: I bought Ice Cream For Breakfast, without really knowing what it was about. All I know was that it was appearing all over Twitter (you can find me here). Everyone seemed to love it and was a bit of a self-help book, but with a…

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