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25 Jul

A Short Life of Pushkin by Robert Chandler

Review on BookLife I was recently in Rome and spotted a statue of Alexander Pushkin in a public ...
22 Jul

Libyan Twilight by Raphael Luzon

Review on BookLife This is an odd little book and not easy to review but I’m glad I’ve ...
20 Jul

A Nearly Infallible History of the Reformation by Nick Page

Review on BookLife Usually when you read books about church history they are serious and heavy tomes, giving ......
18 Jul

The Secret Life of Cows by Rosamund Young

Review on BookLife Cows love each other, and babysit, play games, hold grudges and grieve, as demonstrated by ......
16 Jul

Chase the Rainbow by Poorna Bell

Review on BookLife In 2015, Poorna Bell suffered the most heart-breaking of losses when her husband, Rob, took ......
06 Jul

Tracing Your Ancestors from 1066 to 1837 by Jonathan Oates

Review on BookLife With the ever-growing interest in genealogy and family history, Tracing Your Ancestors from 1066 to ......
04 Jul

Glass Half Full: The Ups and Downs of Vineyard Life in France by Caro Feely

Review on BookLife When we reach into the cupboard for a glass and into the fridge for the ...
01 Jul

Fall Down Seven Times, Get Up Eight by Naoki Higashida

Review on BookLife This book can almost be seen as a follow up to The Reason I Jump, ...
30 Jun

Popular by Mitch Prinstein

Review on BookLife This is one of those reference books that is very easy to read, keeps to ...
29 Jun

Beethoven by John Suchet

Review on BookLife John Suchet has written an informed, interesting and very readable account of the life of ......
29 Jun

My Life With Bob by Pamela Paul

Review on BookLife There are few books that read as true for me as Pamela Paul’s My Life ...
26 Jun

The Art of Losing Control: A Guide to Ecstatic Experience by Jules Evans

Review on BookLife Humans have always had the desire to seek experiences out beyond their comfort zone. Some ......
25 Jun

Paul McCartney: The Biography by Philip Norman

Review on BookLife When I first saw this book I thought, oh no, yet another book about a ...
25 Jun

The Last Waltz by John Suchet

Review on BookLife I thought this might be the sort of non-fiction book that you dip into for ...
24 Jun

On the Marshes by Carol Donaldson

Review on BookLife The marshland of the north Kent coast has long been recognised as one of the ...
24 Jun

Good As You by Paul Flynn

Review on BookLife This book was one of my top five reads of this year! SERIOUSLY! I truly ...
20 Jun

A Goddess in the Stones: Travels in India by Norman Lewis

Review on BookLife When people visit India, a country with over 1 billion people, their senses are assaulted ......
19 Jun

Confessions of a Recovering Environmentalist by Paul Kingsnorth

Review on BookLife Paul Kingsnorth was a passionate environmentalist, taking the time to be involved in activities and ......
19 Jun

David Bowie Made Me Gay: 100 Years of LGBT Music by Darryl W. Bullock

Review on BookLife Darryl W. Bullock’s fascinating chronicle of LGBT artists and their impact over the last century ......
16 Jun

Pedal Power: Inspirational Stories from the World of Cycling by Anna Hughes

Review on BookLife Since the bike was invented, it has provided people with opportunity. It provided people who ......
13 Jun

SECOND OPINION: A Sweet, Wild Note by Richard Smyth

Review on BookLife The song of the birds on a spring day is, for me, one of the ...