book price comparison debuts of the month
Search our site
Persons Unknown by Susie Steiner Read the opening extract of the brand new Susie Steiner book before its publication on 05/04/2018

Top Tips for Life by Kate Reardon

Good Housekeeping's view...

April 2010 Good Housekeeping selection.

Former fashion editor and Times columnist Kate Reardon had a surprise hit with her first book Top Tips For Girls and she follows it up with Top Tips For Life. Useful, entertaining and with a ‘we’re all in it together’ feel, the book collates the best nuggets of advice to have been posted by visitors to her hugely successful website – from ‘How to seed peppers and chillies’ to ‘How to choose between two men’.

What is Good Housekeeping


Top Tips for Life by Kate Reardon

Following the bestselling Top Tips For Girls, this book is brimming with more brilliant and essential suggestions on how to do absolutely anything. A compilation of the very best tips from the hugely popular website, this book can help you out with everything from getting gum out of your hair to preventing wrinkles around your eyes, from beating cellulite to discovering the secret of happiness itself. Ever wondered...How to stop a ladder in your tights? How not to look tired? How to slice an onion without crying? How to find the joy in housework? How to survive Christmas? How to feel more confident? Then look no further! This is THE essential guide to life, those annoying things that men don't seem to notice, and everything.

About the Author

Kate Reardon has spent twenty years at the cutting edge of women's publishing. She started as a fashion assistant at American Vogue and at 21 was made Fashion Editor of Tatler. She has contributed to most major British newspapers and written three columns in The Times - who named her one of Britain's best writers. She is currently a Contributing Editor at Vanity Fair. She lives in London during the week and goes to her cottage in Wiltshire at the weekends - as a home worker she finds this helps her remember what day of the week it is.

More books by this author
Author 'Like for Like' recommendations

Loading similar books...
Loading other formats...

Book Info

Publication date

4th March 2010


Kate Reardon

More books by Kate Reardon
Author 'Like for Like'


Headline Book Publishing an imprint of Headline Publishing Group




The Real World
eBook Favourites



A well laid out site, I love the fact that is separates paranormal fiction from fantasy and horror, which other sites don't.

Jen Rainbow

I 'Lovereading' because it lets me see what new books are around with a detailed synopsis and readers' reviews.

Judith Sharp

I love reading because my cares & woes vanish for an hour or two whilst I read of the joys, adventures, lives of the characters in the book.

Jennifer Moville

It gives a chance to read about new titles, invites comments from all kinds of readers and is run by such a nice bunch of book lovers.

Joy Bosworth

Hooked on books? Give Lovereading a go - for the chance to discover brilliant books, and to see why our members love it so.

Claire Hill

Lovereading recommends, honestly reviews and promotes books-what more can I say?!

Rachel Bridgeman

I love Lovereading because I get to read great books and then get to tell everybody how good they are.

Sally Doel

I read new, exciting writers and established authors before publication and there is a great website full of brilliant books and opinions.