• Non-fiction

    Flappers: Six Women of a Dangerous Generation by Judith Mackrell

    Some weeks ago I contacted Philippa McEwan from Pan MacMillan asking for a review copy of Confessions of a Sociopath. She kindly directed me to the colleague who was in charge of that book but, seeing as I was interested in the 1920’s and women’s representation offered me a review copy of Flappers: Six Women of a Dangerous Generation by┬áJudith Mackrell and I very gladly accepted it. From GoodReads: Glamorized, mythologized and demonized – the women of the 1920s prefigured the 1960s in their determination to reinvent the way they lived. Flappers is in part a biography of that restless generation: starting with its first fashionable acts of rebellion just…