By Megan Thomas Firstly, isn’t this cover the most delightfully extra thing you’ve ever seen? Well, it’s bland compared to the vivacious woman whose life it documents. I had never heard of Isabella Blow prior to reading this biography by Lauren Goldstein Crowe - which, as I understand it, is pretty shocking for anyone with…
A business and fashion book that unpacks the success story that is the Jimmy Choo brand.
Historical fiction of the Welsh Saints who made their way to Salt Lake City in the 1800s.
“We are, as a culture, moving to a future with more people and more voices and more possibilities. Some people are being left behind, not because the future is intolerant of them but because they are intolerant of this future.”
“Oh, how I regret not having worn a bikini for the entire year I was twenty-six. If anyone young is reading this, go, right this minute, put on a bikini, and don't take it off until you're thirty-four.”
“When black fury meets white denial, you have the combustible and fundamentally changed race relations we live in today.”
By Megan Thomas It’s the newest collection of comics from social media SUPERSTAR Catana Comics. Honestly, I can’t explain to you how sweet, charming and relatable these are - a romantic retelling of life in a modern relationship (and the couch-naps, pizza deliveries and snuggles involved). I sometimes see the comics and feel vaguely uneasy because…
By Megan Thomas This absolute highlight of an exhibition is on at the Natural History Museum and I highly recommend everyone in London (or close enough) go visit. If you can’t, then these portfolios are a great way to see all the photographs from the various years. This is a copy of 2019’s award, and…
Best Books of 2019: four incredible memoirs I've read this year
The stories of the twenty women who shaped Manchester.