Scott's Book Review



The Universe

John Brockman

Egghead Choice - Crack open for a hard boiled think


Here we are at the shortest day 2014. As the year ends the plaintive cries are familiar -’Where has the time gone? Just whizzed by. Been busier than...

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Never let me go

Kazuo Ishiguro

Literary Bent - Writing at its best


Kazuo Ishiguro (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kazuo_Ishiguro and http://www.faber.co.uk/author/kazuo-ishiguro/) is one of the most celebrated contemporary...

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The Poisonwood Bible

Barbara Kingsolver

Literary Bent - Writing at its best


The Poisonwood Bible (1998) (recently voted Britain’s favourite readers group book), by Barbara Kingsolver...

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Consciousness and the Brain

Stanislas Dehaene

Egghead Choice - Crack open for a hard boiled think


Neuroscience and discussions about the brain and consciousness are powering ahead at a fomidable pace. It’s hard to keep up without being involved full...

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The Paying Guests

Sarah Waters

Literary Bent - Writing at its best


Sarah Waters (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sarah_Waters and http://www.sarahwaters.com/) is a Welsh born novelist best known for her first novel, Tipping...

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