The Pinnacle of Presence by Sheila Wherry • Books

Empowering leaders and teams to reach The Pinnacle of Presence Executive coach and consultant Sheila Wherry has worked with leaders across many sectors to improve their ability to work effectively with others to produce results. In her new book, she describes how they have moved from being stuck or overwhelmed…


Books • Mensah Williams’s New Rom-Com Imperfect Arrangements

Ghana Is The Setting For London Author Frances Mensah Williams’s New Rom-Com Contemporary British fiction in an African setting featuring smart, strong-willed women dealing with themes of substance – think love, guilt, race, careers, identity and the challenges of clashing cultures – and written in a humorous and accessible style….

A Reading Nook Every Woman Deserves

No matter how much free time you have and how tired you are – reading a book is always a good idea! This is why lots of women love curling up with their favorite novel or reading their favorite short stories while waiting for the bus. Still, if you’re really…


In the Book • Review

In the Book • Personalised Children’s Books.   It was coming to that time of year again, my cousin’s birthday. This year, I found myself in a bit of a stump at what to get a two-year-old. I do try and get thoughtful gifts. Last year, the gifts were obvious…


Summer Holiday Reading

Summer Holiday Reading Whether you’re travelling near or far, it’s often difficult to choose what to read on holiday. If you’re wanting something different than your normal beach read, this is a list for you. Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman “Eleanor Oliphant has learned how to survive…


5 Ways to Read More

5 Ways to Read More Read Books You Like Pick books that you’ll enjoy. It’s all too easy to feel pressure to read the “next big thing” or that novel that your friend from work loved. Find out what types of books you enjoy reading; and before you buy look…

Book to movie releases

Chicks Picks • Book to Movie releases   Whisky Tango Foxtrot (The Taliban Shuffle by Kim Barker) Release Date – 22 April 2016 Former Chicago Tribune reporter, Kim Barker’s 2011 wartime memoir entitled “The Taliban Shuffle: Strange Days in Afghanistan and Pakistan” depicts her experiences covering conflicts in Afghanistan and…

Author Spotlight – Kate Morton

Author Spotlight – Kate Morton Australian author Kate Morton is one of my favourites, and with her newest book The Lakehouse just hitting the shelves, I thought it the perfect time to introduce you to her work. Morton has enjoyed international success with her novels, and it’s no wonder why….


The Truth According to Us • Book Review

Chick’s Picks – Books The Truth According to Us by Annie Barrows Published June 2015 Drawing inspiration from her aunt’s home state of West Virginia, Annie Barrows (a noted children’s author best known for The Ivy & Bean series) has written her first adult fiction novel.  You may also recognise…


Late Summer Reading

Late Summer Reading Recommendations Chicks Page Turners: Top 5   For many summer is the season to read for pleasure. With some preferring a light read reminiscent of sun, sea and sand, and others preferring something a little more challenging that they’ve been meaning to get to. Personally, I find…