Hannah Doran

The Mum's Pocket Bible: Everything a brilliant mother needs to know by Hannah Doran (Richmond: Crimson Publishing, 2010), £9.99.

A treasure trove of information – from nifty ways of keeping the kids amused to quick dinners and the perfect Victoria sponge recipe to how to remove the toughest stains – and a celebration of motherhood in style. No other book contains such a diverse collection of information, tips and tricks to help and amuse mums.