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Book Club | Autumn Reads Round Up

BOOK CLUB
Autumn Reads Round Up

Sian Pilkington

Sian Pilkington

SOCIAL MEDIA ASSISTANT

@MintVelvet
@MintVelvet

Cosy up on lazy Sundays and dark evenings with these new reads – from pacey thrillers to cookbooks and fashion memoirs.

 

Sticks and Stones

Sticks and Stones
JO JAKEMAN

When autumn arrives, there’s nothing better than a suspenseful page-turner to while away the darker evenings. This deliciously twisting psychological thriller shows how far we will go to protect those we love, how we can find strength when we feel most powerless and how messy lives can collide and tangle, with terrifying consequences.

Publisher: Penguin Books

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Fashion Climbing

Fashion Climbing
BILL CUNNINGHAM

The legendary street style and society photographer Bill Cunningham was famously private, but his memoirs revealed he had, in fact, chronicled his journey all along. Written with the spark and wit of Holly Golightly, and brimming over with Bill’s infectious joy for life, Fashion Climbing captures the madcap times of the celebrated fashion photographer’s early career, chronicling the rags-to-riches story of life in 1950s New York – from cash-strapped amateur hat-maker to revered industry icon.

Publisher: Chatto & Windus

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101 Tiny Changes to Brighten Your Day

101 Tiny Changes to Brighten Your Day
AILBHE MALONE

When life gets busy, we are all guilty of putting ourselves to the bottom of our priority list, and the change in seasons at this time of year can make even the most chipper among us feel a little down. Ailbhe Malone’s tips for being kinder to ourselves are things we can all take on board. From revisiting the books and music we loved in our teens to walking each day and giving more compliments, her 101 small adjustments will help nip anxious thoughts in the bud (and remind you that your mental health is far more important than those unread emails).

Publisher: Icon Books

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Simple - Yotam Ottolenghi

Simple
YOTAM OTTOLENGHI

With this mouth-wateringly photographed compendium of culinary treats, powerhouse of modern cuisine Yotam Ottolenghi proves that, often, simple really is best when it comes to incredible home cooking. From quick mid-week meals to dinner-party spreads, the award-winning chef brings his famous Israeli-British cooking to your own table , helping you whip up meals flavour-packed and nutritious meals in a matter of minutes.

Publisher: Penguin Books

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