Posts from ‘December, 2014’

My Favourite Reads of 2014

2014 has been a disappointing year for new books. I normally compile two lists of favourites  – one in which […]

The Book of Strange New Things by Michel Faber

Five words from the blurb: missionary, leaving, wife, adventure, worlds The Book of Strange New Things is an impressive book. […]

Cooked by Michael Pollan

Five words from the blurb: food, society, changing, basics, knowledge It isn’t often that a book comes along and changes […]