The Enchanter: Nabokov & Happiness by Lila Azam Zanganeh
An enchanting tribute to the iconic Russian author...
Muriel Spark: The Biography by Martin Stannard
A nuanced study of the author of The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie.
What Did You Do in the War, Mummy? by Mavis Nicholson
Jess Haigh's take on a collection of interviews with women about their changing roles during WW2.
How’s Your Dad? by Zoë Street Howe
Suspect all offspring of rock stars are talentless, coke-binging spoilt brats? Think again.
Grrl Power: The Queen of Whale Cay by Kate Summerscale
It’s not every day a great story drops into your lap, particularly one that’s as (…)
Grrl Power: Amy Johnson by Midge Gillies
A review of Queen of the Air, Midge Gillies' biography of aviation queen Amy Johnson.
Grrl Power: Lee Miller by Carolyn Burke
A review of On Both Sides of the Camera, Carolyn Burke's biography of Lee Miller.