Tag: Biography

Book Review

Hungry

I was lucky enough to get an advanced reading copy of this from Hachette and was so pleased when it arrived almost the next day.

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Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History

Another great addition to the short history type books that are being developed on a lot of different subjects but especially so on women who’ve

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Women in Science: 50 Fearless Pioneers Who Changed the World

I asked for a reading copy of this as I was intrigued by the cover art work, it looked so beautiful. I am also highly

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Lost Japan

This was a random pickup mainly because I had been reading a lot of translated Japanese literary fiction when I bought this, and like all

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Lowborn

I first heard Kerry talk at a Vintage Roadshow at Forum Books, Corbridge before Christmas, this didn’t put me off though 😉 and I was

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Bookworm

What a wonderful read. I remember that feeling of cracking into a new book with utter pleasure and drifting away for hours into the world

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When Breath Becomes Air

I do have to admit that I put off reading When Breath Becomes Air for so long as I knew that the subject matter would

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Wrestliana

Wrestliana is a complicated book, on the surface it is a biography of Toby Litt’s great-great-grandfather William Litt, but it is also an exploration of