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19 Mar

Wellcome Book Prize 2017 longlist: A Brief History of Everyone Who Ever Lived by Adam Rutherford

Review on BookLife However, there is nothing particularly special about being unique if everyone else is… In your ......
19 Mar

Wellcome Book Prize 2017 longlist: Cure by Jo Marchant

Review on BookLife The field of alternative medicine is plagued with claims that can be as misleading as ......
18 Mar

Wellcome Book Prize 2017 longlist: Homo Deus by Yuval Noah Harari

Review on BookLife In Yuval Noah Harari’s previous book, Sapiens, he considered how humanity got to where we ......
18 Mar

The Outrun by Amy Liptrot

Review on BookLife “I am attracted to these places on the edge.” That is one quote from this book ......
16 Mar

Wellcome Book Prize 2017 shortlist: I Contain Multitudes by Ed Yong

Review on BookLife You may think that we are just made from muscles, blood cells, bones and a ...
16 Mar

Wellcome Book Prize 2017 shortlist: The Gene by Siddhartha Mukherjee

Review on BookLife Genes are not only the key to life, but holds the details of our history ...
15 Mar

Wellcome Book Prize 2017 shortlist: When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi

Review on BookLife Neurosurgery is not for the faint hearted. It demands the highest training and skill for ......
15 Mar

AUDIO: Happy Mum, Happy Baby: My Adventures into Motherhood by Giovanna Fletcher

Review on BookLife My second child (a second boy) is due any day. I’m usually not one for ...
15 Mar

SECOND OPINION: The Wild Other: A Memoir by Clover Stroud

Review on BookLife This is a deeply personal memoir by journalist and travel writer Clover Stroud. The youngest child ......
15 Mar

Wellcome Book Prize 2017 shortlist: How to Survive a Plague by David France

Review on BookLife AIDS was supposed to be the next pandemic, A disease that would take out 1 ...
13 Mar

The Wild Other: A Memoir by Clover Stroud

Review on BookLife The childhood that Clover and her siblings enjoyed was a relaxing one, growing up in ......
10 Mar

nudge Book of the Year 2017: The Winners

Article on BookChap As you might expect, the best thing about pulling together the 2017 winners of the nudge ......
10 Mar

Everywoman by Jess Phillips

Competition on BookLife Speaking the truth isn’t always easy but I believe it’s worth it. And I want ...
10 Mar

Wear and Tear: The Threads of My Life by Tracy Tynan

Competition on BookLife Tracy Peacock Tynan, daughter of the world-famous theatre critic Kenneth Tynan and the author Elaine ......
09 Mar

Leap In by Alexandra Heminsley

Review on BookLife Alexandra Heminsley really thought she could swim. Having only recently learnt myself I can sympathise, ......
08 Mar

Everywoman: One Woman’s Truth About Speaking the Truth by Jess Phillips

Review on BookLife Jess Phillips, elected as MP for Birmingham Yardley in 2015, is the kind of politician ......
07 Mar

Quicksand by Henning Mankell

Review on BookLife In January 2014, Henning Mankell was informed that he had cancer. Quicksand is not a ......
04 Mar

Don’t Be a Dick, Pete by Stuart Heritage

Review on BookLife Think of the great literary biographies and you think of the icons of history: Nelson ......
21 Feb

Why We Make Things and Why it Matters: The Education of a Craftsman by Peter Korn

Review on BookLife Nowadays, people spend inordinate amounts of time in front of computers supposedly creating things and, ......
19 Feb

Hidden Nature: A Voyage of Discovery by Alys Fowler

Review on BookLife Alys Fowler is well known as a gardener on TV programmes such as Gardeners World. She loves ......
19 Feb

The Rule of the Land: Walking Ireland’s Border by Garrett Carr

Review on BookLife In the fallout from Brexit, the only land border between the UK and Europe will ...