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By admin On Friday, November 24th, 2017
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Terry Waite: My six best books include War and Peace and Just William

THE MEMORY CHALET by Tony Judt Vintage, £10.99 Judt was a great social historian who was completely immobile in his later years when he wrote this remarkable book, looking back on his life. He was a man of More...

By admin On Sunday, November 19th, 2017
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The Self-importance Honest Diaries overview: An addictive, astute and achingly unique learn

Tina Brown grew to become the editor of “well-known (if fading)” British Tatler journal on the youthful age of 25 and spent 4 years revitalising its dwindling circulation and growing its cheekily-in-the-know More...

By admin On Sunday, November 19th, 2017
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Life In The Backyard evaluate: The proper guide for devoted backyard lovers

There’s a shut connection between writing and gardening. Maybe it’s to do with a shared pleasure in phrases: all these Latinate names attraction to individuals whose enterprise is language. And gardening More...

By admin On Thursday, November 16th, 2017
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JOHNNY BALL: My Six Finest Books – The Ascent of Man, The Parts and extra

THE INVENTION OF NATURE by Andrea Wulf  John Murray, £10.99  This gained the Royal Society science e book of the yr award and it’s the story of Alexander von Humboldt.  Darwin did his voyage with The More...

By admin On Thursday, November 16th, 2017
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The World Cup of Everything review: Osman creates a world apart from Pointless fun

The idea of coming up with answers to questions you never thought to ask has great appeal and the interplay between presenters Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman can make entertaining viewing. Osman is the More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 15th, 2017
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The Story Of The Great British Bake Off review

The most popular show on TV: The Great British Bake Off. Newcomer judge Prue Leith accidentally tweeted the winner’s name before the final aired last month but the show, the culmination of the first series More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 15th, 2017
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Heather, The Totality review: Wide of the mark left by Mad Men

Famed for its lush production and razor-sharp dialogue, Mad Men ran for seven series, picking up multiple plaudits at every turn. Weiner has now turned his attention to writing fiction of a different variety: More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 15th, 2017
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Construct a Universe & Ask An Astronaut evaluate: Rocket science freed from gravity

Brian Cox and Robin Ince attempt to clarify the complete universe whereas Tim Peake confines himself to life in orbit aboard the Worldwide House Station. Cox and Ince are the scientific double act who’ve More...

By admin On Sunday, November 12th, 2017
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Ian Rankin says world events are putting people OFF gritty novels

Rankin, 57, who has written 25 novels, 21 featuring the detective John Rebus, said growing numbers of terror attacks and mass shootings, were leading people to crave “kind and gentle” books. He also said More...

By admin On Saturday, November 11th, 2017
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Invoice Bailey: My six greatest books – The Goldfinch and extra

THE GOLDFINCH by Donna Tartt Abacus, £9.99 Ihave a son who’s 13, just like the protagonist when his mom dies. My son additionally has a flamboyant Russian good friend, because the character does, so I More...

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