Miss Adventures: Amy Baker

A Tale of Ignoring Life Advice While Backpacking Around South America Happy Saturday to all! I am having an admin day today – which makes it the perfect time for another book review. This one is a book that was recently sent to me by a friend (came with a box of gingerbread people-great friend). Unsure if its intention was to inspire, inform, or simply … Continue reading Miss Adventures: Amy Baker

So, Anyway…: John Cleese

As you may have guessed, along side my great enjoyment of short stories, I also love comedy auto-biographies. If you do not believe me, please check out my reviews of Stephen Fry, Amy Poehler and Rik Mayall. I first registered John Cleese’s new book after his appearance (with his cat) on The Last Leg. Apart from being generally hilarious, it got me thinking – this guy … Continue reading So, Anyway…: John Cleese

The End of Faith: Sam Harris

No personal God need be worshipped for us to live in awe at the beauty and immensity of creation. Strap in folks, this one is pretty serious! The End of Faith looks to challenge attitudes towards religion in the modern world and how far it can be judged to be compatible with a rational and scientific society. Sam Harris is an author, philosopher and neuroscientist who … Continue reading The End of Faith: Sam Harris