Six books that changed the way I thinkĀ 

I met a friend for lunch the other day. Within five minutes of sitting down she was recommending a book I ‘really must read’Ā (Grayson Perry’s The Descent of Man, if you’re interested). I LOVEĀ the feeling you get when you discover a book that’s SO good you can’t keep it to yourself, when it resonates SOĀ strongly you know it will stay with you forever and influence your behaviourĀ from thereon. I have another friend who I *suspect* rigged a Secret Santa drawĀ in order to put Alexandra Schulman’s Inside VogueĀ on my lap for this very reason. No complaints here, moreĀ than happy to plead ignorant. Similarly, it drives my sister that bit further up the wall every time I see her and *still* haven’t read Sophia Amoruso’s #Girlboss (sorry B, I’m coming to it, promise). But it got me thinking, particularly as I’ve seen two blogs in the past fortnight with glowing reviews for Daisy Buchanan’s How To Be A Grown Up (another for saidĀ list): if I was to pick five books that have had the biggestĀ influence on me since reading, what would they be? Continue reading Six books that changed the way I thinkĀ