12 April 2016 | Adult Non-Fiction

Louder than words – book review

This book, Louder than words, harness the power of your authentic voice, was so quotable – my copy has many underlined sections with pencil. If you are trying to make yourself heard in your organisation or your art, this book contains many useful concepts. Todd Henry discusses the three elements needed to amplify your authentic…

18 March 2016 | Adult Non-Fiction

Half the sky – book review

I wish I could convince everyone to read this book – not because it’s entertaining or it’s beautifully crafted or it’s on a best-selling list. But because it tells the stories of many girls and women in developing countries who otherwise wouldn’t be heard. Here’s a mini version of their stories. (This may not be…

16 February 2016 | Adult Non-Fiction, Uncategorised

The life-changing magic of tidying up – book review

As you may know, our family moved out of our home of twelve years last month and into a smaller apartment. We’re renovating our home, and fingers crossed, we’ll be back in before Christmas this year. And as all of you know, moving house means touching EVERY SINGLE ITEM. The clothes that the kids have…

Interview – Michael Hanrahan on self-publishing

Have you ever thought about writing a non-fiction book about your area of expertise? Perhaps you have built up knowledge in your career? Perhaps you are an expert in teaching kids to play soccer, after coaching for years on weekends? Maybe you run seminars for colleagues on health issues or people management or interior design?…