I Belong Here: A Journey Along the Backbone of Britain by Anita Sethi

As a female and someone who loves to run and walk in nature, I am incredibly interested in how other women view landscape and place. It feels as though the genre of nature and travel writing is a field dominated by male voices and so I was really excited to read a fresh perspective that … More I Belong Here: A Journey Along the Backbone of Britain by Anita Sethi

Mudlarking: Lost and Found on the River Thames by Lara Maiklem

Published by: Bloomsbury August 2019 As someone who had little knowledge of what a mudlark was before reading this book it is really useful that Lara Maiklem opens with the following definition from the New Shorter Oxford English Dictionary on Historical Principles: ‘ A person who scavenges for usable debris in the mud of a … More Mudlarking: Lost and Found on the River Thames by Lara Maiklem