The Book of Eels by Patrik Svensson: A Book Review

The Book of Eels by Patrik Svensson: A Book Review

The Book of Eels: Our Enduring Fascination with the Most Mysterious Creature in the Natural World by Patrik Svensson My rating: 5 of 5 stars Wow. By this book’s ending, I felt a bit gutted, like one of the fish (they are fish) that Patrik Svensson writes about in this...
The Book of Eels by Patrik Svensson: A Book Review

Penelope Fitzgerald: A Life by Hermione Lee: Book Review

Penelope Fitzgerald: A Life by Hermione Lee My rating: 4 of 5 stars I’m embarrassed to admit that I had never heard of Penelope Fitzgerald before researching my most recent book, Library Lin’s Biographies, Autobiographies, and Memoirs. A few years ago, I watched the...
The Book of Eels by Patrik Svensson: A Book Review

Fox & I by Catherine Raven: A Book Review

Fox & I by Catherine Raven My rating: 4 of 5 stars I can relate to Catherine Raven in many ways. I understand what it’s like to feel inept at social relationships and appreciate nature’s beauty. But our similarities end there. She’s brave, independent, and open in...
The Book of Eels by Patrik Svensson: A Book Review

Desert Queen by Janet Wallach: Book Review

Desert Queen: The Extraordinary Life of Gertrude Bell: Adventurer, Adviser to Kings, Ally of Lawrence of Arabia by Janet Wallach My rating: 4 of 5 stars The following post may contain affiliate links. If you use my link, I will receive a small commission at no extra...
The Book of Eels by Patrik Svensson: A Book Review

God: A Human History by Reza Aslan: Book Review

God: A Human History by Reza Aslan My rating: 4 of 5 stars This post may contain affiliate links. If you use my link and make a purchase, I may receive a small commission.  The title of God: A Human History is quite correct. While at the end of the book, religious...