20: The Call of the Weird – Louis Theroux

Book 20/52 – The Call of the Weird: Travels in American Subcultures, Louis Theroux (2005). Flat mate loan. A return to normalcy folks with a new book review! I’m spending the weekend down in Devon, visiting the family and (hopefully) the beach, so thought now was as good a time as any to get down to some reviewing! Who doesn’t love a bit of Louis … Continue reading 20: The Call of the Weird – Louis Theroux

15: World Mythology in Bite-Sized Chunks – Mark Daniels

Book 15/52 – World Mythology in Bite-Sized Chunks, Mark Daniels (2016). The Works, Gloucester – £1.50 Ok firstly I just want to make something clear. I do not make it my mission to tour The Works stores of Britain. It just so happens I’ve really cut down on my spending since joining the world of work and the Works is the only place I let … Continue reading 15: World Mythology in Bite-Sized Chunks – Mark Daniels

14: The Help – Kathryn Stockett

Book 14/52 – The Help, Kathryn Stockett (2009). The Works, Tiverton – £1.50 Good day to you book fans. Apologies for the lateness of the review this week.  I’m sure you’ve all been waiting on tenterhooks. Weekend was a little hectic – what with Saturday being my first lie-in and the 1st sunny day in a long while. It would have been rude not to … Continue reading 14: The Help – Kathryn Stockett

13: Shakespeare’s Tremor and Orwell’s Cough – John J. Ross

Book 13/52 – Shakespeare’s Tremor and Orwell’s Cough: Diagnosing the Medical Groans and Last Gasps of Ten Great Writers, John J. Ross M.D. (2014). The Last Bookshop, Bristol – 2 for £5. We’ve made it to April everybody! Congratulations all – it is a little terrifying to think that we are technically a 3rd of the way through the year. Where does the time go? … Continue reading 13: Shakespeare’s Tremor and Orwell’s Cough – John J. Ross

12: The Machine Stops – E.M. Forster

Book 12/52 – The Machine Stops & The Celestial Omnibus, E.M. Forster (1928 & 1911). Yet another lend from a friend. Happy Easter everybody! Or happy bank holiday if you are non-religious/non-chocolate worshipping. I hope you’re making the most of the long weekend – or maybe like me you are getting in a load of reading and National Trust house visiting with the family. I … Continue reading 12: The Machine Stops – E.M. Forster

11: To the Lighthouse – Virginia Woolf

Book 11/52 – To the Lighthouse, Virginia Woolf (1927). The Last Bookshop, Bristol – 2 for £5 A mid-week treat for all you book lovers out there! I decided to catch up by reading a couple of little books this week, so here’s the 1st instalment. I have been meaning to read To the Lighthouse for ions – especially since having read Orlando a few … Continue reading 11: To the Lighthouse – Virginia Woolf