Book Review: The Invention of Nature by Andrea Wulf

The Invention of Nature by Andrea Wulf Publication date: 22 October 2015 Genre:  Science Length:  496 pages Published by:  John Murray Press Available at:  Amazon.co.uk, Goodreads My Rating: 4 out of 5 Description: Alexander von Humboldt (1769-1859) is the great lost scientist - more things are named after him than anyone else. There are towns, rivers, mountain ranges, the ocean current … Continue reading Book Review: The Invention of Nature by Andrea Wulf

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Book Review: The Secret Poisoner by Linda Stratmann

The Secret Poisoner: A Century of Murder by Linda Stratmann Publication date:  22 March 2016 Genre:  Non Fiction, Science, History Length:  320 pages Published by:  Yale University Press, London Available at:  Amazon.co.uk, Goodreads My Rating: 4 out of 5 Description: Murder by poison alarmed, enthralled, and in many ways encapsulated the Victorian age. Linda Stratmann's dark and splendid social history … Continue reading Book Review: The Secret Poisoner by Linda Stratmann

Book review: The Big Picture by Sean Carroll

The Big Picture: On the Origins of Life, Meaning and the Universe Itself by Sean Carroll Publication date:  10 May 2016 (US), 22 August 2016 (UK Kindle Edition), 01 September 2016 (UK Hardback) Genre:  Non Fiction, Science Length:  480 pages Published by:  Penguin Group Dutton (US), Oneworld Publications (UK) Available at:  Amazon.co.uk, Goodreads My Rating: 3 out of 5 Description: … Continue reading Book review: The Big Picture by Sean Carroll