Results tagged “bloomsbury”
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.
Ordinary Thunderstorms, by William Boyd
IN A NUTSHELL
Boyd explores the nature of identity in this thriller about a man hidden in plain sight on the streets of London.