Dundy, Elaine. The Dud Avocado. New York: New York Review Books, 2007.
I think I would have liked to have known Elaine Dundy. Loosely based on her own life, … 434 more words
McGoogan, Ken. Lady Franklin’s Revenge: a True Story of Ambition, Obsession and the Remaking of Arctic History. London: Bantam Books, 2006.
Lady Jane Franklin is right up there with Freya Stark and Isabella Bird when it comes to fearless lady travelers – except Stark and Bird were barely born before Franklin started her travels. 476 more words