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15 Aug

It’s All Relative: Adventures Up and Down the World’s Family Tree by A.J. Jacobs

Review on BookLife I was drawn to this book because I love genealogy. I have carried out a ...
07 Aug

Fxxx You Very Much by Danny Wallace

Review on BookLife As rudeness is the thing I hate most, I felt compelled to read what was ...
06 Aug

AUDIO: Junkyard Jack and the Horse that Talked by Adrian Edmondson

Review on BookLife Jack lives with a hateful uncle, submissive aunt and vicious cousin, and takes refuge in ......
03 Aug

Wed Wabbit by Lissa Evans

Review on BookLife I thoroughly recommend this delightful children’s book, once I started reading it I could not ......
03 Aug

Henry lll: The Great King England Never Knew It Had by Darren Baker

Review on BookLife Henry III by Darren Baker is a brilliantly enlightening book that is incredibly intense in ......
02 Aug

The Seabird’s Cry by Adam Nicolson wins the 2018 Wainwright Book Prize!

Article on BookLife And the winner is… The Seabird’s Cry! Congratulations to Adam Nicolson, illustrator Kate Boxer and ......
01 Aug

Windblown: Landscape, Legacy and Loss by Tamsin Treverton Jones

Review on BookLife “Earlier on today, apparently, a woman rang the BBC and said she heard there was ......
28 Jul

Football School Season 2 by Alex Bellos

Review on BookLife For a generation of young football fans, Russia 2018 gave them lots to be excited ......
26 Jul

AUDIO: Beyond the Odyssey by Maz Evans

Review on BookLife The saga continues… great use of Greek mythology in the modern world, appealing hero. I’ve ......
24 Jul

AUDIO: Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls by Elena Favilli and Francesca Cavallo

Review on BookLife I’ve seen these books advertised, seen them on the shelves, but never felt inclined to ......
19 Jul

Forest Therapy: Seasonal Ways to Embrace Nature for a Happier You by Sarah Ivens

Review on BookLife Modern lives with the never-ending distractions, endless notifications from social media, 24/7 email and becoming ......
11 Jul

The Wandering Vine by Nina Caplan

Review on BookLife It is hard to know what category to put this book in as it is ...
10 Jul

The Lost Boys: Inside Muzafer Sherif’s Robber Cave Experiment by Gina Perry

Review on BookLife This book is a well-researched account and discussion of some experiments undertaken in the early ......
05 Jul

AUDIO: You Are Awesome by Matthew Syed

Review on BookLife An encouraging and entertaining child-friendly look at promoting determination, resilience and ambition. My seven year ....
03 Jul

The Man Who Climbs Trees by James Aldred

Review on BookLife It has been a long while since I climbed a tree, but in my childhood, ...
30 Jun

My Country: A Syrian Memoir by Kassem Eid

Review on BookLife Kassem Eid grew up in the jasmine streets of Moadamiya, a small town on the ...
28 Jun

The Idealist: Aaron Swartz and the Rise of Free Culture on the Internet by Justin Peters

Review on BookLife I must take this opportunity of thanking Nudge Books for the chance to read so ...
27 Jun

Cartel Wives by Mia Flores and Olivia Flores

Review on BookLife Mia Flores and Olivia Flores now live under assumed names. To their neighbours, they are ......
26 Jun

Under The Rock: The Poetry of a Place by Benjamin Myers

Review on BookLife The rock of the title is situated close to where the author lives in Yorkshire ...
18 Jun

AUDIO: The World’s Worst Children 3 by David Walliams

Review on BookLife Modern morality tales with old-fashioned lessons at their heart and very appealing retributions. The third ......
12 Jun

Bookworm: A Memoir of Childhood Reading by Lucy Mangan

Review on BookLife It is easy to spot a bookworm at a party, they are looking for the ...