How The Girl Guides Won the War

A book review of How the Girl Guides Won the War by Janie Hampton Stars: **** HarperCollins (2011)History320 pages Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Summary: A completely original history of one of the most extraordinary movements in the world — the Girl Guides — and how they helped win the war. Mention Girl Guides… Read More »

Guiding Modern Girls

A book review of Guiding Modern Girls: Girlhood, Empire, and Internationalism in the 1920s and 1930s by Kristine Alexander. Stars: **** UBC Press (2018)Women’s Studies/Women in History296 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: Across the British Empire and the world,… Read More »

Serious Fun by Mark Collard

Stars: ***** Subtitle: Your Step-by-Step Guide to Leading Remarkably Fun Program That Make a Difference Griffin Press (2014) Group Games/Education/Team-Building 203 pages I received Serious Fun for free for attending a conference where Mark Collard spoke about leading fun programs. Summary:  Jam-packed with inspiration and practical advice, Serious Fun describes a unique, yet simple, four-step… Read More »