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wingjax987654321wing 2 days ago
For those of you who don't know, William Shakespeare was a playwright from many moons ago. He is pretty much venerated in the UK and for the life of me, I have never been able to work out why. This is despite me seeing …

wingjax987654321wing 2 days ago
For those of you who don't know, Williams Shakespeare is a famous historical playwright who comes from the UK . I read Hamlet because it is on so many book lists that I thought maybe I should give it a go. I read this on…

wingjax987654321wing 2 days ago
This is a book of very short stories about cats which were published in a popular women's magazine in the UK called Women's Weekly. I didn't realise that women's weekly was still in publication. Chris Pascoe is a cat si…

wingjax987654321wing 1 wk ago
This is a book of flash fiction which are very short stories, some only a matter of 1 or 2 paragraphs. It is however amazing that an author can transmit a real concept/story in such a small amount of words. I enjoyed thi…

wingjax987654321wing 3 wks ago
I got it under 2kg, however if people put in heavy books and take out light ones, they might need to take 3 books out! (I think that was the problem)

wingjax987654321wing 3 wks ago
[[@jax987654321 Thank you for the Tag! You owe Invisible Man to Clericalkinder 😉]] Thanks. I'll get there in the end :)

wingjax987654321wing 3 wks ago | 2 replies
It is TBR, however I will move it to the top. (I still owe someone the Invisible man, which is proving to be a hard read for me ..... if it's you, I'll get there sometime! Feel free to tag it forward as I lots to re…

wingjax987654321wing 3 wks ago
I really enjoyed this book written for children. It is based on truth as all the best stories are. The story is about an island in the Philippines that was designated an island for people who had leprosy. Basically every…

wingjax987654321wing 1 mo ago
This is the story of a young German widow who travel to Venezuela to marry her brother in law. She takes her 2 young sons with her. They crash in the Amazon on the way to his work place and get taken in by a tribe. The …



wingjax987654321wing 1 mo ago
I read this in French, so it took me sometime. It is the story of 3 women who are going through difficult times and how their lives intertwine. It goes from one woman to another, giving little bits of their stories. The …


wingjax987654321wing 1 mo ago
I am on my way to Riga, however will have a few hours again in Tallin as I couldn't risk the boat being late and missing the coach.

wingjax987654321wing 1 mo ago
"Off the Map takes us to the ends of the earth to show us some of the most remarkable but least known places on the planet. But it also shows us that topophilia, the love of place, is a fundamental part of what it is to …

wingjax987654321wing 1 mo ago
This is a fascinating book about places, lost places invisible places, forgotten Islands Feral places amongst other areas. The most fascinating and scary of these is "trash island" found by New Zealands airforce, which i…

wingjax987654321wing 2 mos ago
Mark Singer didn't want to take on the assignment of profiling Trump, however he was told to do it by his publisher. Although I did find some of the book funny, for the most part I found it sad and scary. I learnt a …

wingjax987654321wing 2 mos ago
with the body in the library by agatha christie. It is to be read, however I will make it my next read. Feel free to tag it forward.

wingjax987654321wing 2 mos ago
This is a story about a cafe where if you sit in a certain place, you can go back in time. There are a lot of rules which apply to this, one of which you have to make sure you drink the coffee before it gets cold. It is …

wingjax987654321wing 2 mos ago
"When Luna loses her beloved mother, she's bereft" Her mother was her only family, and without her Luna feels restless. Then the chance discovery of a collection of letters in her mother's belongings send her on an unexp…

wingjax987654321wing 2 mos ago
"When Luna loses her beloved mother, she's bereft" Her mother was her only family, and without her Luna feels restless. Then the chance discovery of a collection of letters in her mother's belongings send her on an unexp…


wingjax987654321wing 2 mos ago
I would love a trip to Brighton, however I'm either away or recovering from the Finland convention.

wingjax987654321wing 2 mos ago
This is an updated version, still prior to COVID, however updated to 2019. It has 10 chapters on global politics (or Geopolitics) and discusses most areas of the world, except interestingly the area around Australia. It …

wingjax987654321wing 2 mos ago
This is an updated version, still prior to COVID, however updated to 2019. It has 10 chapters on global politics (or Geopolitics) and discusses most areas of the world, except interestingly the area around Australia. It …

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