Features

28 January 2022

Gina Wilkinson: From Afghanistan to Iraq, women's voices are the first casualties of conflict

I’m often asked about the meaning behind the title of my novel, When the Apricots Bloom. Set just prior to the Iraq war, it explores the complicated relationships between an ...
28 January 2022

Seven new and returning Netflix shows we can't wait to watch in February 2022

Netflix is the world’s leading streaming service, largely due to its huge collection of movies, TV shows, documentaries and more. Next month (February, 2022) will see quite a few series ...
27 January 2022

Seven things you never knew about Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

Spider-Man is all people have been talking about over the past few months, whether it’s about the latest release No Way Home, Tom Holland and Zendaya’s on and off-screen romance ...

27 January 2022

Rise of Women's Cricket and What is Next?

Many would tell you that the most memorable cricket moments in history all come from the male performing side, and for now that is true. However, right now, women are ...

26 January 2022

Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark revisited: Children’s tales have never been creepier

Horror movies will always have a way to surprise us. No matter what story has been told, there will always be a new angle to see it from. Scary Stories to ...

26 January 2022

Veganuary: My journey to veganism by Eleanor McGregor

My mum was a big fan of The Smiths in the 1980s and was profoundly influenced by Morrisey’s stance on animal cruelty. By the time Meat is Murder was at ...
25 January 2022

Seven books we can't wait to read in 2022

While many are excited about the latest big and small screen releases, others are looking forward to what amazing books are coming out in the coming months. This year (2022), ...
25 January 2022

Five things I'd like readers to know about how I write, by Cassondra Windwalker

To celebrate the release of her new novel, Hold My Place, we asked author Cassondra Windwalker to open up for her readers in an exclusive piece for Female First. Here, ...
25 January 2022

The eight best video games with female protagonists

While gaming can often seem like a pastime reserved for men only, anyone who knows anything about video games knows that nearly half of gamers are actually women. Moreover, it's ...

24 January 2022

Vegan Heels Take To The Runways

With vegan fashion flourishing, we are seeing an explosion of new exciting brands for vegan heels. Modern shoe designers like Bebe Mehr, Stella McCartney, Elizabeth Olsen, and Ivana Basilotta take ...

24 January 2022

Angel Investor Steph Korey Highlights 2022 Investment Trends and Offers Advice to New Investors

The United States’ investment landscape is an interwoven network of three integral components. Investors’ goals and resources, potential investment targets, and external economic factors all play key roles in investment ...
21 January 2022

Scream 5: Seven Easter Eggs we spotted in the new movie

The new Scream movie has been a hit with critics and fans alike. Though there was a whole new team behind the horror flick, they proved more than capable of ...
19 January 2022

Emma Raducanu: She doesn't need to be perfect to be a role model in 2022

Emma Raducanu pleasantly surprised everyone, including herself, yesterday (January 18th, 2022) when she won her first-round tie at the Australian Open. The British sensation beat her opponent Sloane Stephens 6-0, ...

19 January 2022

The Shallows revisited: A shark movie with a difference

Shark movies may not have the best reputation, as some audiences don’t take the genre too seriously. However, 2016’s The Shallows proved that shark films can be tense, well-made, and interesting from ...
19 January 2022

7 Top-Rated Online Shopping Apps in 2022

Shopping is much more convenient using a smartphone or tablet; no need to spend the whole day in a crowded mall. Today, many top designers and multi-brand stores release their ...
18 January 2022

Five things you should know about my latest novel, The Widow's Last Secret, by Lora Davies

To celebrate the release of her new novel, The Widow's Last Secret, we asked author Lora Davies to open up about what readers should expect from the book. Here's what ...
14 January 2022

Five things to know before writing a historical novel, by author Genevieve Essig

When I decided to write a historical novel five years ago, as a break from my intense career up to that point as a corporate lawyer, my reasoning was simple: ...
13 January 2022

Machine Gun Kelly and Megan Fox: A timeline from their first date to engagement

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ll definitely have heard about Machine Gun Kelly and Megan Fox’s highly-publicised relationship, and that isn’t just by chance - let’s just say ...
13 January 2022

Killing Eve: Seven questions we want answered in the final season

Killing Eve returns to our screens this year in its final outing – it has been confirmed that Season 4 will see the series reach its conclusion, but will it be ...

13 January 2022

Seven things I learned about the Nazis when writing my latest novel, by Debbie Rix

To celebrate the release of her new novel, The German Wife, we asked author Debbie Rix to write us an exclusive piece, letting us in on some of the things we ...
12 January 2022

The next James Bond: Seven actors who could take over from Daniel Craig

No Time to Die was Daniel Craig’s swansong for his role as James Bond which he portrayed for 15 years and four films, but not only were people talking about ...
12 January 2022

Emma Raducanu loses: What does this mean for her 2022 journey?

Emma Raducanu is THE name in tennis at the moment - well apart from Novak Djokovic but that’s for different reasons altogether. The Australian Open gets underway in just a ...
12 January 2022

Knives Out revisited: An intriguing murder mystery that keeps you guessing

Many films, such as horror or action, focus on finding a killer. A lot of movies see police or even standard citizens hunt for the person who took the life ...
12 January 2022

Five things I always get asked as a writer (and some myths debunked), by Anna-Lou Weatherley

To celebrate the release of her new psychological thriller, The Night of the Party, we asked Anna-Lou Weatherley to let us in on some of the most interesting things she ...