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Fire and Fury, by Michael Wolff

Inside the Trump Whitehouse I was drawn to this book by its notoriety. After barely making it past the first chapter I just couldn’t read any more. Rarely do I give up on a book, but if you aren’t enjoying a book then why bother? It’s badly written …

The Life of Beatrix Potter, by Matthew Dennison

‘Over the Hills and Far Away’ The Life of Beatrix Potter Dennison, Matthew Book – 2016   Publisher: London, Head of Zeus,, 2016. ISBN: 9781784975630 Characteristics: 262 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 22 cm Even as a child I don’t recall actually reading any of Beatrix Potter’s stories …

Who Killed Jim Barclay?, by Wallace Mortimer

The murders of Jim Barclay and John Bamford in late 1917 at Wonnangatta Station near Myrtleford in Victoria is a fascinating mystery. The book covers the theories and paints a picture of the setting with historical stories about many of the locals of the time.

Giants of Steam, by Jonathon Glancey

An excellent read for anyone interested in the past and possible future for steam. Full of facts and statistics the statements are well backed up and interesting to read.

The Calculator MU Key

After recently buying a basic financial calculator from Ebay I noticed it had an “MU” key. Read on to find out what it does.