Review: a 1950s Mother by Sheila Hardy

You may not know this about me, but I’ve been an au pair for a few years. I worked in three different military families, and I studied to be a teacher for a while, so childcare is something that’s really interesting to me. When I saw this book was around about bringing up kids in […]

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Review: the Secret Library by Oliver Tearle

This book told me this is a tour through history from the perspective of books. How was there ever anything more like me than this? I didn’t really know what to expect, but definitely not this! As well as leafing through the well-known titles that have helped shape the world in which we live, Oliver […]

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Review: Vintage Secrets Hollywood Diet and Fitness by Laura Slater

As you probably noticed, I love history, I love Hollywood’s Golden Era, I like reading and I like learning something new. I read Laura Slater’s other book, Vintage Secrets Hollywood  Beauty, and was so excited about that one, I got the next one in the series too! Raw food? That’s so last century! Pilates? They’ve […]

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My favourite non-fiction books!

I really like reading non-fiction. I never had an issue with reading it as a child, and now as an adult, I still really like reading it! I know it seems intimidating to some people, so today I’m going to tell you about some of my favourite non-fiction books. Mind you, I read quite a […]

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Review: Superstar Cats by Julie Tottman

I’m a proud catmum. No shame in that. SO when my boyfriend got me this little book as a gift for Christmas, I was really excited! I was all ready training our older cat Wijn to sit on command, and now I had a book full of little tricks to teach both of our little […]

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Review: Midcentury Christmas by Sarah Archer

Ok, so it’s almost Christmas, and I need to tell you guys something. Are you sitting down? Ok. I don’t like Christmas. I just don’t. It used to be fun as a little girl, but now I don’t really care for it? Unfortunately for me, my boyfriend is OBSESSED with Christmas. But, as I’m a […]

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Review: Bad Girls Throughout History by Ann Shenn

I’m really loving the sudden popularity of women in history. There are never enough books for me! Today I’m going to review Bad Girls Throughout History, one of the more popular ones this year. I’m going to start with the positive. There are 100 women in this book, the art style is amazing and it’s […]

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Review: Women Heroes of World War II by Kathryn J. Atwood

So, after reading Women Heroes of World War I, I was excited to try out number two in the series! The first one made me really happy, did the second one too? I recommend you read my review about Women Heroes of World War I first, as I go more in depth about the premise […]

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Review: Rejected Princesses by Jason Porath

I have read a LOT of books about women. I’ve read Goodnight Stories for Rebel Girls, I’ve read Bad Girls Through History, I’ve read Princesses Behaving Badly, I’ve read so many! Lately, they are getting a lot more popular (GOOD) and today I’ll be reviewing this one. Long story short: this book is amazing. It’s […]

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