Book Reviews

The books I have reviewed on Goodreads.


Heroic Failure: Brexit and the Politics of Pain by Fintan O’Toole

The Order of Time by Carlo Rovelli

Thatcher Stole My Trousers by Alexei Sayle

Tamed by Professor Alice Roberts

Seven Brief Lessons on Physics by Carlo Rovelli

Sit Down! Listen to This by by Bill Sykes

Post-Capitalism: A Guide to Our Future by Paul Mason

Islam in Victorian Britain: The Life and Times of Abdullah Quilliam by Ron Geaves

Life on the Edge: The Coming of Age of Quantum Biology by Johnjoe McFadden, Jim Al-Khalili

The Epigenetics Revolution by Nessa Carey

The Universe in the Rearview Mirror: How Hidden Symmetries Shape Reality by Dave Goldberg

Eric Gill by Fiona MacCarthy

The Last Pre-Raphaelite: Edward Burne-Jones and the Victorian Imagination by Fiona MacCarthy

Arts and Crafts Houses in the Lake District by Esme Whittaker, Matthew Hyde, Val Corbett

Nasher Says Relax by Brian Nash

General Fiction

Cold Earth by Ann Cleeves

Daughter of Fortune by Isabel Allende

The Reluctant Fundamentalist by Mohsin Hamid 

Night Blind by Ragnar Jónasson

On Lucky Shores: A Chet Walker Adventure by Kerry J. Donovan

Mental Health & Me by Writing on the Wall illustrated by Rosa Murdoch

The Pure Gold Baby by Margaret Drabble

The Cuckoo’s Calling by Robert Galbraith (J. K. Rowling)


Oath of Fealty by Larry Niven and Jerry Pournelle 

Wolfsbane by Frederik Pohl and C.M. Kornbluth

Transition by Iain M. Banks 

The Big Time by Fritz Leiber 

The Paradox Men by Charles L. Harness

From a Changeling Star by Jeffrey A. Carver

The Course of the Heart by M. John Harrison