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 …
Tag: non fiction
‘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 …
A fascinating look into the world of the Australian rock scene in the 70's and 80's told by Jimmy Barnes.
A look at the gentlemen behind the popular image of Queen Victoria. It's a good case study of how biased editing can shape a public figure's image.
Learning about the demise of Australia's favourite car, the Holden.
An excellent read that immerses the reader in the life of Queen Victoria and the era she ruled in.
A brief but hard to follow (due to having to refer to a dictionary many times) look at Queen Victoria's life. More of a commentary than a complete look. Those who don't know the background to the story will find many holes.
Skimpy is an auto biography by Kellie Arrowsmith, a "skimpy" bar waitress. Outrageous true tales of crocodiles, snakes and pulling beers in the top end.
A great read about how to drive from Melbourne to London; if you really must!
This book is aimed mainly at the programmer. The information is highly technical and it's not the best introduction to Bitcoin.