Scott's Book Review



Dead Man’s Time

Peter James

Criminally minded - Tales of the behaviourally challenged


Peter James (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peter_James_(writer) and http://www.peterjames.com/) offers us the ninth book in the Detective Superintendent Roy...

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Entry Island

Peter May

Criminally Minded - Tales of the behaviourally challenged


Peter May (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peter_May_(writer)) was a Scottish journalist who wrote for The Scotsman and The Glasgow Evening Times. He has gone on...

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Boredom: A lively history

Peter Toohey

Egghead Choice - Crack open for a hard boiled think


It’s hard to imagine a cockroach being bored. It simply gets on with what a cockroach does and then dies. Boredom seems only to be a possibility for...

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Imagined Communities

Benedict Anderson

Egghead Choice - Crack open for a hard boiled think


In this widely acclaimed work from 1983, Benedict Anderson (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Benedict_Anderson and...

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Travels in Siberia

Ian Frazier

Egghead Choice - Crack open for a hard boiled think


Ian Frazier (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ian_Frazier and http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=111023952) trains his perceptive, generous eye...

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