Reading

I like reading, books* are great. I aim for about a book a week, every week. Here are a few I've read recently:

Attila the Hun by John Man cover image
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Attila the HunJohn Man
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Moondust: In Search Of The Men Who Fell To Earth by Andrew      Smith cover image
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Moondust:
In Search Of The Men Who Fell To Earth
Andrew Smith
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How to Walk a Puma: And Other Things I Learned While Stumbling through South America by Peter Allison cover image
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How to Walk a Puma:
And Other Things I Learned While Stumbling through South America
Peter Allison
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The Shortest History of Germany by James Hawes cover image
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The Shortest History of GermanyJames Hawes
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The Sunbird by Wilbur Smith cover image
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The SunbirdWilbur Smith
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Ivory, Apes & Peacocks: Animals, Adventure and Discovery in the Wild Places of Africa by Alan Root cover image
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Ivory, Apes & Peacocks:
Animals, Adventure and Discovery in the Wild Places of Africa
Alan Root
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The Man Who Deciphered Linear B: The Story of Michael Ventris by Andrew Robinson cover image
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The Man Who Deciphered Linear B:
The Story of Michael Ventris
Andrew Robinson
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The Door in the Wall by H.G. Wells cover image
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The Door in the WallH.G. Wells
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Eight Little Piggies: Reflections in Natural History by Stephen Jay Gould cover image
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Eight Little Piggies:
Reflections in Natural History
Stephen Jay Gould
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The Three Hostages by John Buchan cover image
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The Three HostagesJohn Buchan
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The Emperors of Rome: The Story of Imperial Rome from Julius Caesar to the Last Emperor by David Stone Potter cover image
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The Emperors of Rome:
The Story of Imperial Rome from Julius Caesar to the Last Emperor
David Stone Potter
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Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel cover image
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Station ElevenEmily St. John Mandel
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The Language of Kindness: A Nurse's Story by Christie Watson cover image
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The Language of Kindness:
A Nurse's Story
Christie Watson
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Winter King by Thomas Penn cover image
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Winter KingThomas Penn
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Blue Moon (Jack Reacher, #24) by Lee Child cover image
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Blue Moon (Jack Reacher, #24)Lee Child
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The Man With the Golden Gun by Ian Fleming cover image
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The Man With the Golden GunIan Fleming
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Killing Floor (Jack Reacher, #1) by Lee Child cover image
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Killing Floor (Jack Reacher, #1)Lee Child
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The Circle by Dave Eggers cover image
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The CircleDave Eggers
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One Hot Summer: Dickens, Darwin, Disraeli, and the Great Stink of 1858 by Rosemary Ashton cover image
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One Hot Summer:
Dickens, Darwin, Disraeli, and the Great Stink of 1858
Rosemary Ashton
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Love, Life, and Elephants: An African Love Story by Daphne Sheldrick cover image
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Love, Life, and Elephants:
An African Love Story
Daphne Sheldrick
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The Deep by Nick Cutter cover image
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The DeepNick Cutter
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Other Minds: The Octopus and the Evolution of Intelligent Life by Peter Godfrey-Smith cover image
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Other Minds:
The Octopus and the Evolution of Intelligent Life
Peter Godfrey-Smith
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We by Yevgeny Zamyatin cover image
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WeYevgeny Zamyatin
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King and Maxwell (Sean King & Michelle Maxwell, #6) by David Baldacci cover image
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King and Maxwell (Sean King & Michelle Maxwell, #6)David Baldacci
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The Quiet American by Graham Greene cover image
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The Quiet AmericanGraham Greene
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No Is Not Enough: Resisting Trump’s Shock Politics and Winning the World We Need by Naomi Klein cover image
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No Is Not Enough:
Resisting Trump’s Shock Politics and Winning the World We Need
Naomi Klein
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The Invention of Nature: The Adventures of Alexander von Humboldt by Andrea Wulf cover image
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The Invention of Nature:
The Adventures of Alexander von Humboldt
Andrea Wulf
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The Girl Who Takes an Eye for an Eye by David Lagercrantz cover image
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The Girl Who Takes an Eye for an EyeDavid Lagercrantz
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1913: The World Before the Great War by Charles Emmerson cover image
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1913:
The World Before the Great War
Charles Emmerson
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Journey to the Centre of the Earth by Jules Verne cover image
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Journey to the Centre of the EarthJules Verne
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The House of Silk (Sherlock Holmes, #1) by Anthony Horowitz cover image
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The House of Silk (Sherlock Holmes, #1)Anthony Horowitz
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Call for the Dead (George Smiley #1) by John le Carré cover image
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Call for the Dead (George Smiley #1)John le Carré
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Iraq: A History by John Robertson cover image
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Iraq:
A History
John Robertson
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Fen by Daisy Johnson cover image
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FenDaisy Johnson
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Time’s Arrow by Martin Amis cover image
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Time’s ArrowMartin Amis
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Breaking the Chains of Gravity: The Story of Spaceflight before NASA by Amy Shira Teitel cover image
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Breaking the Chains of Gravity:
The Story of Spaceflight before NASA
Amy Shira Teitel
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The Ballad of Syd & Morgan by Haydn Middleton cover image
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The Ballad of Syd & MorganHaydn Middleton
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The River of Consciousness by Oliver Sacks cover image
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The River of ConsciousnessOliver Sacks
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The Lady in the Lake (Philip Marlowe, #4) by Raymond Chandler cover image
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The Lady in the Lake (Philip Marlowe, #4)Raymond Chandler
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A Spy Among Friends: Kim Philby and the Great Betrayal by Ben Macintyre cover image
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A Spy Among Friends:
Kim Philby and the Great Betrayal
Ben Macintyre
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Science by Rick Edwards cover image
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ScienceRick Edwards
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Star Ship Troopers by Robert A. Heinlein cover image
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Star Ship TroopersRobert A. Heinlein
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The Long Dark Tea-time of the Soul (Dirk Gently, #2) by Douglas Adams cover image
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The Long Dark Tea-time of the Soul (Dirk Gently, #2)Douglas Adams
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The Chameleon by Samuel Fisher cover image
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The ChameleonSamuel Fisher
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Cause for Alarm by Eric Ambler cover image
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Cause for AlarmEric Ambler
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Moral Tribes by Joshua D. Greene cover image
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Moral TribesJoshua D. Greene
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The Third Man and The Fallen Idol by Graham Greene cover image
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The Third Man and The Fallen IdolGraham Greene
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A History of the Middle East: 4th Edition by Peter Mansfield cover image
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A History of the Middle East:
4th Edition
Peter Mansfield
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Money for Nothing by P.G. Wodehouse cover image
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Money for NothingP.G. Wodehouse
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Blindness by José Saramago cover image
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BlindnessJosé Saramago
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* I'm not a fan of Kindles or eBooks. I worry that I'll like them too much if I try them, then all my tree-books will be redundant. I know it's silly. Sorry.