Scott's Book Review



The Great Unknown

Marcus du Sautoy

Egghead Choice - crack open for a hard boiled think


Marcus du Sautoy (https://www.simonyi.ox.ac.uk/) shows us the successes and limitations of maths and science in this book. The reader is taken to seven...

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Black Hole Blues

Janna Levin

Experimental Evidence - Science and technology


In 1916 Albert Einstein predicted the existence of gravitational waves: miniscule ripples in the fabric of space-time generated by enormously powerful events....

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The Defeat of the Spanish Armada

Garrett Mattingly

Past Present - Classic History Writing


Not many history books offer the brilliant blend of accurate record and compelling narrative as does The Defeat of the Spanish Armada. The reader is...

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The Lying Game

Ruth Ware

Fantastic Fiction - Escapes to other places and other times


Ruth Ware (http://www.ruthware.com/) had a variety of jobs before happily finding her vocation as a fiction writer. Her psychological thrillers In a Dark, Dark...

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