Monthly Archives: December 2010


Towers of Midnight

Having thoroughly enjoyed The Gathering Storm, the previous installment in the Wheel of Time and the first to be published after Robert Jordan’s passing (having been co-written by Brian Sanderson), I was extremely excited to get my hands on Towers of Midnight, the latest and […]

The toxic mix

The Toxic Mix

I had the good fortune of hearing Graeme Bloch talk at a conference I attended, and was therefore pleased to get hold of a copy of The Toxic Mix. This is a short work in which he details the various problems in South Africa’s education […]


Long Way Down

Following on the success of Long Way Round, Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman’s next adventure is captured in┬áLong Way Down. This tells the tale of their motorcycle journey from the top of Scotland all the way down through Africa to Cape Town. I found myself […]


Long Way Round

In Long Way Round, Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman tell the story of their epic motorcycle journey around the world, starting in london and heading east through Europe, Asia and America to end in New York. This journey was also the subject of a TV […]