So you want to get into crime

I love true crime. I blame my mum for this, she started me young on the detective wagon and now I’m here, with a slight obsession. If you want to get into true crime, but don’t know where to start, than this is the blogpost for you! For a laugh: Rest in Pieces by Bess […]

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Favourite Non-fiction of 2018!!

I love non-fiction, and it really deserves more love than it’s getting! So here’s the list of my favourite non-fiction of 2018! 2018 was a really great non-fiction year for me, there weren’t many books I didn’t like which made this list extra hard. But I tried my best and here we are! (Psst, if […]

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Review: How to Grow a Baby and Push it Out by Clemmie Hooper

I love kids. I have always taken care of them, I was an au pair for a few years and studied to be a teacher for a while (they didn’t want in the end, alas!) but the thought of being pregnant and pushing kid’s out of me absolutely TERRIFIES me. Have you ever seen those […]

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Review: The 1940s Look by Mike Brown

It’s no secret that I love mid century fashion, and books on it are some of my favourites! So today I’m going to talk about the 1940s Look by Mike Brown. Continuing interest in life on the Home Front during the Second World War means that the style of the 1940s has never been more […]

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Review: Stories for boys who dare to be different by ben brooks

There’s a really big trend on children’s history books, and especially on women. I absolutely love it and own and have read most of them all ready! But then this book came along. It’s about men and written for boys so at first I was skeptical: “Hm, finally there’s something for girls and men have […]

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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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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: Vintage Secrets Hollywood Beauty by Laura Slater

I’ve read so many vintage beauty books that I’m surprised that I haven’t read them all yet! This is the newest one to my collection, and I was a bit weary reading it. I’m not sure why, but I was! Did my gut feeling prove me right? A stylish and informative guide to beauty from […]

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