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Review: ‘She Must be Mad’ by Charly Cox

Hi there! I recently read 'She Must be Mad' by Charly Cox, a collection of short prose and poetry all about young women growing up in today's society. Cox is in her early twenties, and so she is very close... Continue Reading →

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How far would you go for love?

I recently watched the series 'You', which is exclusive to Netflix, and it got me thinking about this question. How far would you go for love? And not just to get it, but to protect the person you love? I... Continue Reading →

Review: ‘The Idiot’ by Elif Batuman

'The Idiot' is about Selin, a young woman starting her first year at Harvard University. She finds herself drawn into new friendships, passionate conversations and complex relations while she struggles to come to terms with who she is, what she... Continue Reading →

Review: ‘Ballet Shoes’ by Noel Streatfield

Hi again! I'm back with another classic fiction review! This was one of my favourite books as a child, and I still have a much-loved copy, which I am sure I will continue to re-read. 'Ballet Shoes' is about three... Continue Reading →

‘Talking as Fast as I Can’ by Lauren Graham

Hi there! I recently read Lauren Graham’s autobiography ‘Talking as Fast as I Can' and I thought I’d post a quick review. I haven't posted a review for ages, so sorry for the wait! I don’t normally read memoirs, and... Continue Reading →

Review: ‘Girl, Interrupted’ by Susanna Kaysen

I've just finished reading 'Girl, Interrupted' by Susanna Kaysen, and so I thought I would write a review, while it was still fresh in my mind! 'Girl, Interrupted' is an autobiographical novel (written as fiction) about Susanna Kaysen's experience at... Continue Reading →

Review: ‘Breakfast at Tiffany’s’ by Truman Capote

Yesterday I started, and finished, 'Breakfast at Tiffany's' by Truman Capote. This is an incredibly short novel, but even so I really enjoyed it, and I liked the fact that I could read it in an afternoon! 'Breakfast at Tiffany's'... Continue Reading →

Review: ‘Everyday Sexism’ by Laura Bates

I picked up this book from a special table in Waterstones aimed at displaying feminist reads, and I couldn't go away without buying something! I have wanted to read this book for a while, after hearing about the Everyday Sexism... Continue Reading →

Review: ‘Jane Digby’s Diary: To Begin, Begin’ by C. R. Hurst

I reviewed this book in exchange for an online copy of the book. I really enjoyed reading this book, and learning about Jane Digby, an English heroine and strong woman whom I previously knew very little about. Despite being written... Continue Reading →

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