Results tagged “bloomsbury”

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The Sixth Extinction
Elizabeth Kolbert (Bloomsbury)
★★★★★

In this engrossing book, one idea stands as a marker. As author Elizabeth Kolbert points out, all that we are, all that we have done, from printing presses to pyramids, from St Paul's to iPods will eventually become a rock strata the thickness of a cigarette paper.

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BOOK
Ordinary Thunderstorms, by William Boyd
Bloomsbury, £11.99
4/5

IN A NUTSHELL
Boyd explores the nature of identity in this thriller about a man hidden in plain sight on the streets of London.