Book Talk: My Top Non-Fiction Books

1. Notes on a Nervous Planet – Matt HaigWhat’s really affecting our mental health? Matt Haig’s Notes on a Nervous Planet talks about how social media, technology, and the world are all against our mental health. This is more like talking to a friend than reading a self-help book and is an absolutely brilliant read. […]

Review: Weird Things Customers Say in Bookshops – Jen Campbell

Book Description(From Waterstones) ‘Can books conduct electricity?’ ‘My children are just climbing your bookshelves: that’s ok… isn’t it?’ A John Cleese Twitter question [‘What is your pet peeve?’], first sparked the “Weird Things Customers Say in Bookshops” blog, which grew over three years into one bookseller’s collection of ridiculous conversations on the shop floor. From […]

Review: The Exact Opposite of Okay – Laura Steven

Book Description(From Waterstones) Izzy O’Neill here! Impoverished orphan, aspiring comedian and Slut Extraordinaire, if the gossip sites are anything to go by . . . Izzy never expected to be eighteen and internationally reviled. But when explicit photos involving her, a politician’s son and a garden bench are published online, the trolls set out to […]