Etymology – the study of words and how their meaning has changed throughout history, and of the origins of a word. This is an interesting book. The author ranges across continents, languages, ancient and modern societies, and even different species, in what seems to be a free association of thoughts. I learnt that “Buffalo … Continue reading The Etymologicon – Mark Forsyth
History through a slowed-down lens.
Excellent tale of small-town Ireland riven by discovery of a skeleton. Rumour-mill goes into overdrive, and worlds thought safe are shattered.
What lies beneath the floorboards can change your world.
Psychological Thriller about what happens after your child goes missing
“[I] read books because I love them, not because I think I should read them.” ― Simon Van Booy