Tag archive for ‘Review’
By admin On Wednesday, December 6th, 2017

Freefall review: High octane thriller about a photojournalist

THIS high-octane thriller is the second of a planned trilogy that started with Pendulum and pitched photojournalist John Wallace against a masked serial killer, though you do not need to have read Pendulum to enjoy More...

By admin On Sunday, December 3rd, 2017

A Short History Of Drunkenness review: William Hartston is only here for the beer…

THE Oxford Historical Thesaurus Of The English Language contains around 200 euphemisms for inebriation, ranging from the Old English “symbelwlonc” via “intoxicated” , “drunk as a wheelbarrow” More...

By admin On Friday, December 1st, 2017

Two Kinds Of Truth review: The retired detective investigates a double murder

The latest instalment of the Harry Bosch series sees the retired detective battling to protect everything he holds dear while investigating a double murder. Daily Express :: Books Feed  More...

By admin On Sunday, November 26th, 2017

Suburbicon review: The characters are dull and defiantly unlikeable

THE COEN brothers are masters of the black comedy. Daily Express :: Films Feed  More...

By admin On Friday, November 24th, 2017

The Best Of AA Gill review: A must-read collection of brilliant writing

WHEN AA Gill told the world he had cancer, he did so in his own inimitable style in the Sunday restaurant review column he had written since 1993. Daily Express :: Books Feed  More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017

The Vanity Fair Diaries review: An addictive, astute and achingly exclusive read

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By admin On Monday, November 20th, 2017

Life In The Garden review: The perfect book for dedicated garden lovers

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By admin On Sunday, November 19th, 2017

Barry Humphries On The Music That Hitler Banned review: Dadarist art was more fun than law

THE man best known as Dame Edna Everage is also an artist and scholar of so-called ‘degenerate art’. He tells David Stephenson about his Sky Arts show on the music the Nazis tried to ban. Daily Express :: Music More...

By admin On Friday, November 17th, 2017

Bletchley Park Brainteasers review: A bit puzzling

LAST Christmas, Penguin published The GCHQ Puzzle Book, a collection of fiendish puzzles devised by Britain’s code-breakers to tease and infuriate their colleagues. Daily Express :: Books Feed  More...

By admin On Saturday, November 11th, 2017

How to Build a Universe & Ask An Astronaut review: Rocket science free of gravity

IN A pleasing coincidence, two books have appeared in time for Christmas for anyone whose interests stretch beyond the confines of planet Earth. Daily Express :: Books Feed  More...