Book Club

Below are some books we love and recommend. The list will change periodically.

Slay In Your Lane

Why I'm No Longer Talking to White People About Race

The Guilty Feminist

Slay in Your Lane - Black Girl Bible - Essential reading for BME Women and Girls.

The long-awaited, inspirational guide to life for a generation of black British women inspired to make lemonade out of lemons, and find success in every area of their lives.

The Guilty Feminist

Why I'm No Longer Talking to White People About Race

The Guilty Feminist

The Guilty Feminist Book - Deborah Frances White . Feminism reading

From inclusion to the secret power of rom coms, from effective activism to what poker can tell us about gender, Deborah Frances-White explores what it means to be a 21st-century feminist, and encourages us to make the world better for all women.

The book also includes exclusive interviews with performers, activists and thinkers - Jessamyn Stanley, Zoe Coombs Marr, Susan Wokoma, Bisha K. Ali, Reubs Walsh, Becca Bunce, Amika George, Mo Mansfied and Leyla Hussein - plus a piece from Hannah Gadsby and Pheobe Waller-Bridge.

Why I'm No Longer Talking to White People About Race

Why I'm No Longer Talking to White People About Race

Why I'm No Longer Talking to White People About Race

Reni Eddo-Lodge explores issues erased from black history, white fragility, class, race and feminism

Exploring issues from eradicated black history to the political purpose of white dominance, whitewashed feminism to the inextricable link between class and race, Reni Eddo-Lodge offers a timely and essential new framework for how to see, acknowledge and counter racism. It is a searing, illuminating, absolutely necessary exploration of what it is to be a person of colour in Britain today

The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl

The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl

Why I'm No Longer Talking to White People About Race

Being an introvert in a world that glorifies cool isn't easy. Issa Rae essays, witty writing.

Being an introvert in a world that glorifies cool isn't easy. But when Issa Rae, the creator of the Shorty Award-winning hit series "The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl", is that introvert - whether she's navigating love, work, friendships, or "rapping" - it sure is entertaining. Now, in this debut collection of essays written in her witty and self-deprecating voice, Rae covers everything from cybersexing in the early days of the Internet to deflecting unsolicited comments on weight gain, from navigating the perils of eating out alone and public displays of affection to learning to accept yourself - natural hair and all.

How to Be Human: The Manual

The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl

How to Be Human: The Manual

Untamed by Glennon Doyle.  Part inspiration, part memoir. Bestselling author from the New York Times

Part inspiration, part memoir, Untamed explores the joy and peace we discover when we stop striving to meet the expectations of the world, and instead dare to listen to and trust in the voice deep inside us. From the beloved New York Times bestselling author, speaker and activist Glennon Doyle

My Sister, the Serial Killer

The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl

How to Be Human: The Manual

The Gift of Fear Book. Shows you how to spot even subtle signs of danger - before it's too late.

In this empowering book, Gavin de Becker, the man Oprah Winfrey calls the US' leading expert on violent behaviour, shows you how to spot even subtle signs of danger - before it's too late. Shattering the myth that most violent acts are unpredictable, de Becker, whose clients include top Hollywood stars and government agencies, offers specific ways to protect yourself and those you love, including: how to act when approached by a stranger; when you should fear someone close to you; what to do if you are being stalked; how to uncover the source of anonymous threats or phone calls; the biggest mistake you can make with a threatening person; and more. You can learn to spot the danger signals others miss. It might just save your life.