Review of The Winter Soldier

Having appreciated Daniel Mason’s Piano Tuner, it was an easy choice to delve into another of his novels – and this one is entirely up to the measure. The Winter Soldier centres on Lucius Le..and his experience as a medical

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Review of The Winter Soldier

Having appreciated Daniel Mason’s Piano Tuner, it was an easy choice to delve into another of his novels – and this one is entirely up to the measure. The Winter Soldier centres on Lucius Le..and his experience as a medical

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Review of Life After Privacy

Life After Privacy: Reclaiming Democracy in a Surveillance Society by Firmin Debrabander My rating: 4 of 5 stars A very thorough and well researched study that collects a variety of examples that appear elsewhere, but contextualises these within a wide-ranging

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Review of Life After Privacy

Life After Privacy: Reclaiming Democracy in a Surveillance Society by Firmin Debrabander My rating: 4 of 5 stars A very thorough and well researched study that collects a variety of examples that appear elsewhere, but contextualises these within a wide-ranging

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Review of Woman at War

I tend to review a lot of books on this blog. I am a reader. I am also a watcher and I tend to second screen (a lot). In fact even as I write this there is video playing on

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Review of Woman at War

I tend to review a lot of books on this blog. I am a reader. I am also a watcher and I tend to second screen (a lot). In fact even as I write this there is video playing on

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Review of Fighting for Space

Amy Shira Teitel’s Fighting for Space: Two Pilots and their Historical Battle for Female Spaceflight, is a superb read and I give it 4.5 of 5 stars. Nonetheless, this is oddly one of the more difficult reviews that I have

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Review of Fighting for Space

Amy Shira Teitel’s Fighting for Space: Two Pilots and their Historical Battle for Female Spaceflight, is a superb read and I give it 4.5 of 5 stars. Nonetheless, this is oddly one of the more difficult reviews that I have

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Review of Empires of the Sky

Empires of the Sky: Zeppelins, Airplanes, and Two Men’s Epic Duel to Rule the World by Alexander Rose My rating: 5 of 5 stars Empires of the Sky: Zeppelins, Airplanes, and Two Men’s Epic Duel to Rule the Skies is

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Review of Empires of the Sky

Empires of the Sky: Zeppelins, Airplanes, and Two Men’s Epic Duel to Rule the World by Alexander Rose My rating: 5 of 5 stars Empires of the Sky: Zeppelins, Airplanes, and Two Men’s Epic Duel to Rule the Skies is

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Review of The Last Resort

The Last Resort by Susi Holliday My rating: 3 of 5 stars The Last Resort is not unlike an episode of Black Mirror – a show referenced throughout the novel. Susi Holliday has written an entertaining short fiction with a

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Review of The Last Resort

The Last Resort by Susi Holliday My rating: 3 of 5 stars The Last Resort is not unlike an episode of Black Mirror – a show referenced throughout the novel. Susi Holliday has written an entertaining short fiction with a

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Who Shares Taste in Books

Just a very quick data crunch and visualisation. In the Gentleman’s Book Club, everyone makes a suggestion on our next read and we democratically decide that read by each ranking our own preferences. The top book is our read. Throughout

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Who Shares Taste in Books

Just a very quick data crunch and visualisation. In the Gentleman’s Book Club, everyone makes a suggestion on our next read and we democratically decide that read by each ranking our own preferences. The top book is our read. Throughout

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Review of The Pilgrim Conspiracy

The Pilgrim Conspiracy by Jeroen Windmeijer My rating: 4 of 5 stars The Pilgrim Conspiracy promises a tale in the style of Dan Brown, and it delivers. Connecting Freemasonry with the Pilgrim trek from England to Leiden and eventually to

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Review of The Pilgrim Conspiracy

The Pilgrim Conspiracy by Jeroen Windmeijer My rating: 4 of 5 stars The Pilgrim Conspiracy promises a tale in the style of Dan Brown, and it delivers. Connecting Freemasonry with the Pilgrim trek from England to Leiden and eventually to

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Learn Python Quickly

Learn Python Quickly: A Complete Beginner’s Guide to Learning Python, Even If You’re New to Programming by Code Quickly My rating: 5 of 5 stars Learn Python Quickly is a new (and exceptionally handily accomplished) beginner’s guide to Python by

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Learn Python Quickly

Learn Python Quickly: A Complete Beginner’s Guide to Learning Python, Even If You’re New to Programming by Code Quickly My rating: 5 of 5 stars Learn Python Quickly is a new (and exceptionally handily accomplished) beginner’s guide to Python by

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ReReview of Flashman

A quick review of a re-read.It’s been a couple decades since first reading the series and by and large it has stood well the test of time.The historical context of the publishing of the novel always remains a good tale.

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ReReview of Flashman

A quick review of a re-read.It’s been a couple decades since first reading the series and by and large it has stood well the test of time.The historical context of the publishing of the novel always remains a good tale.

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