First in the Fight by Helen Antrobus & Andrew Simcock

20 Women who made Manchester. Synopsis: Emmeline Pankhurst stands proudly in St Peter's Square, but she stands for so many more... From the women who marched to St Peter's Fields flying the flag for reform to the first entrepreneurs, the women of Greater Manchester have long stood shoulder to shoulder in the fight for equality…

In The Wake by Helen Trevorrow

I have very mixed feelings about this book. I couldn’t quite get my thoughts together after I finished it. I honestly couldn’t decide if I liked it... or LOVED it. I decided, I loved it!! It wasn’t at all what I was expecting but I flew through it and kept turning those pages. I wanted…

Wakenhyrst by Michelle Paver

This. Book!! I fell into the world of Wakenhyrst from the minute I started reading. I thought it was totally brilliant. Classed as Gothic / Historical Fiction - this book splits its chapters between a girl named Maud and her fathers diary. Maud is secretly reading his diary and can see that he is quite…