A Nun's Story
The Deeply Moving True Story of Giving Up A Life of Luxury in A Single Irresistible Moment
Shirley Leach lived a life of comfort and privilege and her calling from God took her by surprise. Nevertheless, a few months later she became Sister Agatha, and her faith in this life-changing decision never faltered. At the age of 85, she recounts how her belief cost her her family but gave her life a deeper meaning.
Moustaches, Whiskers & Beards
The extravagant whiskers of prominent Victorians such as Charles Darwin and WG Grace seemed impossibly archaic until the recent 'hipster' fashion reinvented the wearing of long beards for young men for the first time since the hippies of the 1960s. This book traces the history of fashions in facial hair from the ancients to the present day.