Reviews

  • <b>A tremendous achievement</b>... a triumph of research and organisation - but also of sympathy

    Observer on Millions Like Us
  • An <b>important and humane</b> book of female social history

    The Times on Perfect Wives in Ideal Homes
  • A <b>ground-breaking</b> book, <b>richly nuanced</b> with titbits of information, insight and understanding

    Daily Mail on Singled Out
  • Sparklingly readable . . . Having read Nicholson's magisterial and sensuous overview of the decade, I feel I'm floating above the Sixties (a bit like Lucy in the Sky) and looking down on them with a new understanding

    The Times
  • The stories are terrific

    Financial Times
  • Sparkling . . . there is a wonderfully diverse range of voices . . . we have a long way to go, but reading this book made me grateful for how far we have come

    The Sunday Times
  • Clever . . . absorbing

    Daily Mail