Book Review:Why am I Scared of Everything by Bethany Straker

Star Rating: 5/5 Title: Why Am I Scared of Everything? Author: Bethany Straker Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing Pages: 96 Genre: Self-Help, Anxiety, Mental Illness Meet Regina Sharpe. She has full-blown anxiety, but she’s not alone. More than forty million adults in the United States suffer from anxiety disorders, and women are twice as likely as men … Continue reading Book Review:Why am I Scared of Everything by Bethany Straker

Book Review: This Book is Gay by James Dawson

Star Rating: 5/5  Title: This Book is Gay  Author: James Dawson Publisher: Hot Key Pages: 208  Genre: Non-Fiction, Young Adult, LGBT, Dating, Love A funny and pertinent book about being lesbian, bisexual, gay, queer, transgender or just curious - for everybody, no matter their gender or sexuality. Former PSHCE teacher and acclaimed YA author James … Continue reading Book Review: This Book is Gay by James Dawson

Book Review: The Psychopath Test by Jon Ronson

Star Rating: 5/5 Title: The Psychopath Test Author: Jon Ronson Publisher: Picador Pages: 304 Genre: Non-Fiction, Psychology, Psychopaths, Journalism What if society wasn't fundamentally rational, but was motivated by insanity? This thought sets Jon Ronson on an utterly compelling adventure into the world of madness. Along the way, Jon meets psychopaths, those whose lives have … Continue reading Book Review: The Psychopath Test by Jon Ronson

Book Review: The Domesticated Brain by Bruce Hood

Star Rating: 4/5 Title: The Domesticated Brain Author: Bruce Hood Publisher: Pelican Pages: 352 Genre: Non-Fiction, Psychology, Science, Biology What makes us social animals? Why do we behave the way we do? How does the brain influence our behaviour? The brain may have initially evolved to cope with a threatening world of beasts, limited food … Continue reading Book Review: The Domesticated Brain by Bruce Hood

Book Review: The Boy in the Book by Nathan Penlington

Star Rating: 3.5/5Title: The Boy in the BookAuthor: Nathan PenlingtonPublisher: HeadlinePages: 320Genre: Non-Fiction, Biography, Search As a boy Nathan Penlington had loved Choose Your Own Adventure novels. So when he came across a set of the first 106 volumes for sale on eBay, he snapped them up. Picking up the first, The Cave of Time, … Continue reading Book Review: The Boy in the Book by Nathan Penlington