War and Peace

the BBC adaptation of the novel by Leo Tolstoy   War and Peace is one of those novels which people rave about as being brilliant, if you can actually get through it. I think more people fail to finish, or even start- scared off by the length of the tome, and the multitude of character … Continue reading War and Peace


Gulliver’s Travels

by Jonathan Swift Throughout Time reading list   Gulliver is a man who travels as a ship surgeon, leaving his wife and children at home for years at a time. This book is a record of some of his more unusual adventures, in uncharted lands. He comes across a land of tiny people, and one … Continue reading Gulliver’s Travels