Category Archives: Non-fiction

Book review: Reasons to Stay Alive – Matt Haig

The hopeful narrative of someone who’s been through the proverbial valley of death and emerged, perhaps not unscathed, but emerged nonetheless.…

Book review: Seabrook Song of the Shirt - Jeremy Seabrook

Book review: The Song of the Shirt – J. Seabrook

This book is at once a fascinating and deeply sobering portrayal of ‘the rags of humanity’. Book review of The Song of the Shirt: The High Price of Cheap Garments by Jeremy Seabrook. …

The Sketchbook Project World Tour – Steven and Sara E. Peterman

The Sketchbook Project World Tour is more than just a book of pictures – it’s a way to get an intimate glimpse into the minds of artists the world over.…

Search Press Complete Guide to Calligraphy book review

Complete Guide to Calligraphy – Vivien Lunniss

The Complete Guide to Calligraphy provides all the guidance you need to go from utter typographical novice to a pro – provided you’re prepared to put in the hours!…

Daylight after a Century – George Jerjian

‘We’re looking at the last years of an ancient community that is about to become extinct.’ A collection of photographs depicting Armenian life in the Ottoman Empire before the Armenian Genocide and WWI.…

Capital: A Portrait of Twenty-First Century Delhi – Rana Dasgupta

‘Capital’ is the story of a country used and savaged by a brute capitalism, which has churned out a generation that is deeply divided.…