Our Favourite Things

Here are some links to books and podcasts that members of the FV committee have recently found helpful, informative, inspiring and/or made us smile.

Please contact us with media that you think might be a good addition to this page.


Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: The Thing Around Your Neck; Americanah; Half a Yellow Sun; Purple Hibiscus

Dolly Alderton: everything I know about love

Laura Bates: Everyday Sexism

Brene Brown: Daring Greatly; Rising Strong

Marie Colvin: On the Front Line: The Collected Journalism of Marie Colvin

Nora Ephron: Heartburn

Natalie Reynolds: We Have a Deal: How to Negotiate with Intelligence, Flexibility and Power

Sheryl Sandberg: Lean In: Women, Work and the Will to Lead


The Guilty Feminist, The High Low, Friday Night Comedy From BBC Radio 4