I'm obsessed with the story of Anna Delvey, who pretended to be a German heiress to scam her way around New York. My Friend Anna is the tell-all biography of her BFF, Rachel Williams, and it is everything I wanted it to be and more. A deep dive around New York's coolest bars and hippest hang-outs and a tale of two girls that blurs the line between friend and freeloader. Think The Talented Mr Ripley meets Sex And The City.
Calamity: The Many Lives of Calamity Jane
"as Karen Jones sets out dismayingly early in her book, the only things that the real-life ‘Calamity Jane’ can with confidence be said to have in common with her legend is that she wore trousers, swore like a navvy and was pissed all the time..."
— The Spectator