All That Is Wicked by Kate Winkler Dawson – Blog Tour Review

Title: All That Is Wicked Author: Kate Winkler Dawson Genre: Nonfiction/True Crime Publisher: Icon Books Publication Date: 6th October 2022 Rating: 4/5 Cover: Summary: The thrilling story of Edward Rulloff - a serial murderer who was called 'too intelligent to be killed' - and the array of 19th-century investigators who were convinced his brain held … Continue reading All That Is Wicked by Kate Winkler Dawson – Blog Tour Review

Shape of a Boy by Kate Wickers – Blog Tour Review

Title: Shape of a Boy Author: Kate Wickers Genre: Travel/Memoir/Narrative Nonfiction Publisher: Aurum, Quarto Publication Date: 5th July 2022 (paperback) Rating: 5/5 Cover: Summary: ‘Have kids, will travel’ is veteran travel journalist Kate’s mantra. Her intrepid spirit is infectious in this warm, engaging account of her family’s adventures and misadventures. She shares the life lessons … Continue reading Shape of a Boy by Kate Wickers – Blog Tour Review

The Devil You Know by Dr Gwen Adshead – Book Review

Title: The Devil You Know Author: Dr Gwen Adshead and Eileen Horne Genre: Nonfiction Publisher: Faber & Faber Publication Date: 3rd June 2021 Rating: 5/5 Cover: Summary: Dr Gwen Adshead is one of Britain's leading forensic psychiatrists. She treats serial killers, arsonists, stalkers, gang members and other individuals who are usually labelled 'monsters'. Whatever their … Continue reading The Devil You Know by Dr Gwen Adshead – Book Review

The Love That Dares by Rachel Smith and Barbara Vesey – Blog Tour Review

Title: The Love That Dares Authors: Rachel Smith and Barbara Vesey Genre: Nonfiction Publisher: Octopus Books Publication Date: 27th January 2022 Rating: 4/5 Cover: Summary: "What this charming, moving and fascinating collection proves is that the [letter] form itself - a scribbled note, a declaration of love, an outpouring of passion, a bitter word - … Continue reading The Love That Dares by Rachel Smith and Barbara Vesey – Blog Tour Review

Millennial Love by Olivia Petter – Book Review

Title: Millennial Love Author: Olivia Petter Genre: Nonfiction Publisher: 4th Estate Publication Date: 8th July 2021 Rating: 5/5 Cover: Summary: In Millennial Love journalist Olivia Petter explores the questions, quirks and anxieties that consume the contemporary dating landscape. Olivia scrutinises the myths surrounding modern romance and asks why, despite having endless technology designed to aid … Continue reading Millennial Love by Olivia Petter – Book Review

The Adulting Manual by Milly Smith – Book Review

Title: The Adulting Manual Author: Milly Smith Genre: Nonfiction/Journal Publisher: Studio Press, Bonnier Publication Date: 3rd September 2020 Rating: 4/5 Cover: Summary: You know those things you're supposed to know how to do as an adult, but you really don't know? Ever been in that situation where you're looking for the adult in the room, … Continue reading The Adulting Manual by Milly Smith – Book Review

The Philosopher Queens by Rebecca Buxton and Lisa Whiting – Blog Tour Review

Title: The Philosopher Queens Edited by : Rebecca Buxton and Lisa Whiting Genre: Nonfiction Publisher: Unbound Publication Date: 17th September 2020 Rating: 5/5 Cover: Summary: The history of philosophy has not done women justice: you ve probably heard the names Plato, Kant, Nietzsche and Locke but what about Hypatia, Arendt, Oluwole and Young? The Philosopher … Continue reading The Philosopher Queens by Rebecca Buxton and Lisa Whiting – Blog Tour Review