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:

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(ish): The Peculiar Science Behind the Movies by Rick Edwards cover image
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Science(ish):
The Peculiar Science Behind the Movies
Rick 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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Moral Tribes by Joshua D. Greene cover image
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Moral TribesJoshua D. Greene
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Cause for Alarm by Eric Ambler cover image
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Cause for AlarmEric Ambler
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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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Don't Look Behind You!: True Tales Of A Safari Guide by Peter Allison cover image
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Don't Look Behind You!:
True Tales Of A Safari Guide
Peter Allison
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Snow Crash by Neal Stephenson cover image
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Snow CrashNeal Stephenson
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Empires of the Plain: Henry Rawlinson and the Lost Languages of Babylon by Lesley Adkins cover image
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Empires of the Plain:
Henry Rawlinson and the Lost Languages of Babylon
Lesley Adkins
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The Internationalists: And Their Plan to Outlaw War by Oona A. Hathaway cover image
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The Internationalists:
And Their Plan to Outlaw War
Oona A. Hathaway
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The Maltese Falcon by Dashiell Hammett cover image
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The Maltese FalconDashiell Hammett
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Wonder Boys by Michael Chabon cover image
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Wonder BoysMichael Chabon
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Trick or Treatment?: Alternative Medicine on Trial by Simon Singh cover image
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Trick or Treatment?:
Alternative Medicine on Trial
Simon Singh
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This is Going to Hurt: Secret Diaries of a Junior Doctor by Adam  Kay cover image
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This is Going to Hurt:
Secret Diaries of a Junior Doctor
Adam Kay
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Dodgers by Bill Beverly cover image
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DodgersBill Beverly
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High-Rise by J.G. Ballard cover image
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High-RiseJ.G. Ballard
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A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess cover image
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A Clockwork OrangeAnthony Burgess
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Greenmantle by John Buchan cover image
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GreenmantleJohn Buchan
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Alone in Berlin by Hans Fallada cover image
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Alone in BerlinHans Fallada
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The High Window (Philip Marlowe, #3) by Raymond Chandler cover image
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The High Window (Philip Marlowe, #3)Raymond Chandler
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Brain School: Stories of Children with Learning Disabilities and Attention Disorders Who Changed Their Lives by Improving Their Cogn by Howard Eaton cover image
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Brain School:
Stories of Children with Learning Disabilities and Attention Disorders Who Changed Their Lives by Improving Their Cogn
Howard Eaton
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The Aye-Aye and I by Gerald Durrell cover image
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The Aye-Aye and IGerald Durrell
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The Lost City of Z: A Tale of Deadly Obsession in the Amazon by David Grann cover image
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The Lost City of Z:
A Tale of Deadly Obsession in the Amazon
David Grann
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Headstrong: 52 Women Who Changed Science-and the World by Rachel Swaby cover image
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Headstrong:
52 Women Who Changed Science-and the World
Rachel Swaby
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The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood cover image
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The Handmaid's TaleMargaret Atwood
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The Reluctant Fundamentalist by Mohsin Hamid cover image
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The Reluctant FundamentalistMohsin Hamid
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The Salmon of Doubt: Hitchhiking the Galaxy One Last Time by Douglas Adams cover image
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The Salmon of Doubt:
Hitchhiking the Galaxy One Last Time
Douglas Adams
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The Elephant Whisperer: The Extraordinary Story Of One Man's Battle To Save His Herd by Lawrence Anthony cover image
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The Elephant Whisperer:
The Extraordinary Story Of One Man's Battle To Save His Herd
Lawrence Anthony
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Farewell, My Lovely (Philip Marlowe, #2) by Raymond Chandler cover image
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Farewell, My Lovely (Philip Marlowe, #2)Raymond Chandler
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Viking Economics: How the Scandinavians Got It Right-And How We Can, Too by George Lakey cover image
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Viking Economics:
How the Scandinavians Got It Right-And How We Can, Too
George Lakey
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Ten Physicists who Transformed our Understanding of Reality by Brian Clegg cover image
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Ten Physicists who Transformed our Understanding of RealityBrian Clegg
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Dead Souls (Inspector Rebus, #10) by Ian Rankin cover image
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Dead Souls (Inspector Rebus, #10)Ian Rankin
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Hide and Seek (Inspector Rebus, #2) by Ian Rankin cover image
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Hide and Seek (Inspector Rebus, #2)Ian Rankin
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Cover Her Face (Adam Dalgliesh #1) by P.D. James cover image
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Cover Her Face (Adam Dalgliesh #1)P.D. James
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Casino Royale by Ian Fleming cover image
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Casino RoyaleIan Fleming
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The Night Manager by John le Carré cover image
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The Night ManagerJohn le Carré
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The Tale of the Duelling Neurosurgeons: The History of the Human Brain as Revealed by True Stories of Trauma, Madness, and Recovery by Sam Kean cover image
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The Tale of the Duelling Neurosurgeons:
The History of the Human Brain as Revealed by True Stories of Trauma, Madness, and Recovery
Sam Kean
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The Hittites and Their Contemporaries in Asia Minor by J.G. MacQueen cover image
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The Hittites and Their Contemporaries in Asia MinorJ.G. MacQueen
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Titus Groan (Gormenghast, #1) by Mervyn Peake cover image
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Titus Groan (Gormenghast, #1)Mervyn Peake
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The Big Sleep (Philip Marlowe, #1) by Raymond Chandler cover image
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The Big Sleep (Philip Marlowe, #1)Raymond Chandler
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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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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle cover image
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The Adventures of Sherlock HolmesArthur Conan Doyle
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Thank You, Madagascar: Conservation Diaries of Alison Jolly by Alison Jolly cover image
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Thank You, Madagascar:
Conservation Diaries of Alison Jolly
Alison Jolly
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The Sign of Four by Arthur Conan Doyle cover image
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The Sign of FourArthur Conan Doyle
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The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History by Elizabeth Kolbert cover image
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The Sixth Extinction:
An Unnatural History
Elizabeth Kolbert
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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.