Life, Non-fiction

Self-help books with sass

Self-help books are undergoing somewhat of a renaissance lately. They’ve evolved from patronising mulch into acerbic guides filled with life hacks that really work. When you think of “self-help” you probably conjure images of cheesy motivational manuals for yuppies keen to harness their entrepreneurial power. Or, books aimed at lonely, cat-loving spinsters seeking guidance on… Read More Self-help books with sass

Costa Book Awards, Non-fiction

Review: Dadland

Claire O’Sullivan, book club member and self-confessed bibliophile, read Dadland as part of her challenge to tackle this year’s Costa Book Awards shortlist. Let’s see what she thought of it. What’s it about?  Dadland won the 2016 Costa Biography Award and The Sunday Times Top Ten Bestseller. That’s pretty impressive, eh? Here’s the blurb from the publisher:… Read More Review: Dadland