Tag: autobiography

Stable Lass by Gemma Hogg (Book Review)

Stable Lass Tales from a Yorkshire Racing Yard by Gemma Hogg Being a stable lass is probably one of the hardest jobs in the country, and yet for Gemma Hogg, it is the most rewarding. She works in the beautiful Yorkshire market town of Middleham and if her colleagues are occasionally challenging, then the horses…

How Not To Be A Boy by Robert Webb (Book Review)

How Not To Be A Boy THE NUMBER ONE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLERRULES FOR BEING A MAN Don’t Cry; Love Sport; Play Rough; Drink Beer; Don’t Talk About Feelings But Robert Webb has been wondering for some time now: are those rules actually any use? To anyone? Looking back over his life, from schoolboy crushes (on girls and boys) to discovering the power…

Thinking Out Loud by Rio Ferdinand, Book Review

THE SUNDAY TIMES TOP TEN BESTSELLER ‘A lacerating account … painful but necessary’ EVENING STANDARD ‘Beautiful & significant … Tackles grief with honesty’ DAWN FRENCH ‘Very important and moving book’ ALASTAIR CAMPBELL ‘A searingly honest book. So much of Rio’s emotional turmoil and deep loss resonated with me. At the same time I loved his message of hope’ GLORIA HUNNIFORD ‘Rio’s…