Review: Adèle by Leïla Slimani

TW: discussion of rough sexual intercourseand hints of necrophilia Blurb: Adèle appears to have the perfect life. A respected journalist, she lives in a flawless Parisian apartment with her surgeon husband and their young son. But beneath the veneer of 'having of all', Adèle is bored - and consumed by an insatiable need for sex, whatever … Continue reading Review: Adèle by Leïla Slimani

Review: What Would Boudicca Do? by E. Foley and B. Coates

Blurb: Modern life can be troublesome. There is only so much mansplaining, body shaming, playing 'nice' and being underestimated that a girl can take. In What Would Boudicca Do? we turn to the most celebrated women from history for advice; those sisters who were pioneers in science, politics, the arts and generally getting stuff done. With … Continue reading Review: What Would Boudicca Do? by E. Foley and B. Coates