Uncanny Valley is a timely and much needed exploration into the secretive world of Silicon Valley.
It’s fair to say that a significant sub-genre of non-fiction is memoirs. They’re an integral pillar of personal story telling, and helping others to view the world through your eyes. Following the almost mass-hysteria* around Adam Kay’s This is Going to Hurt, it is no surprise that memoirs featured significantly in my reading throughout 2019.
2019 was an amazing year for books written by women. Here are my top-five feminist reads of the last 12 months.
Misogynation by Laura Bates is a must-read for any feminist. A collection of her Guardian articles, Misogynation is a clear example of just how-far we still have to go to achieve true equality.
A riveting true story of the breathtaking rise and fall of Silicon Valley’s darling – Theranos.