Posts Tagged ‘England’

Book Review: Above All Things by Tanis Rideout

Article first published as Book Review: Above All Things by Tanis Rideout on Blogcritics. About: Above All Things by Tanis Rideout is a historical fiction account of George Mallory’s 1924 attempt to climb Mt. Everest. It is still not known if Mallory’s attempt was successful or not. 400 pages Publisher: Amy Einhorn Books/Putnam Language: English […]

Book Review: False Friends by Stephen Leather

Article first published as Book Review: False Friends by Stephen Leather on Blogcritics. About: False Friends by Stephen Leather is a fictional book in the Dan Shepherd series. This is the 9th book in the series, but can be read as a standalone book. 512 pages Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton Language: English ISBN-10: 0340925000   My rat­ing for […]

Book Review: A Study in Scarlet by Arthur Conan Doyle

Article first published as Book Review: A Study in Scarlet by Arthur Conan Doyle on Blogcritics. About: A Study in Scarlet by Arthur Conan Doyle is the very first novel featuring English detective Sherlock Holmes and his friend Dr. Watson. The story was written in 1886 and published in 1887 and marks the first appearance […]

Book Review: The Music of James Bond by Jon Burlingame

Article first published as Book Review: The Music of James Bond by Jon Burlingame on Blogcritics. About: The Music of James Bond by Jon Burlingame is a non-fiction book about the soundtrack of one of the most successful film franchises in the world. Coincidentally, after finishing the chapter about the music of From Russian with Love, I flipped on […]

Book Review: Princess Elizabeth’s Spy by Susan Elia MacNeal

Article first published as Book Review: Princess Elizabeth’s Spy by Susan Elia MacNeal on Blogcritics. About: Princess Elizabeth’s Spy by Susan Elia MacNeal is the second book in the author’s fictional series about Maggie Hope. As in the first book, Mr. Churchill’s Secretary, this book also takes place in London during World War II. The pub­lisher is giv­ing away […]

Book Review: Mr. Churchill’s Secretary by Susan Elia MacNeal

Article first published as Book Review: Mr. Churchill’s Secretary by Susan Elia MacNeal on Blogcritics. About: Mr. Churchill’s Secretary by Susan Elia MacNeal is a historical fiction book taking place in the early days of World War II. This is a debut effort for Ms. MacNeal who has a wonderful World War II blog which is well worth a […]

Book Review: Stardust by Neil Gaiman

About: Stardustby Neil Gaiman is a fictional book by the master storyteller. I have read the book after watching the excellent movie and enjoyed it just as much.  352 pages Publisher: Harper Language: English ISBN-10: 0380804557 My rating for Stardust – 5   Buy this book in paper or electronic format* More Book by Neil Gaiman Thoughts: Stardust by Neil […]

Book Review: Light & Shade: Conversations with Jimmy Page by Brad  Tolinski

Article first published as Book Review: Light and Shade: Conversations with Jimmy Page by Brad Tolinski on Blogcritics. About: Light &  Shade: Conversations with Jimmy Page by Brad  Tolinski is a non-fiction book which is a compilation of interviews the author did with the famed and private guitarist. Mr. Tolinski is the editorial director of Guitar World, Revolver and […]

Book Review: Ivanhoe by Sir Walter Scott

Article first published as Book Review: Ivanhoe by Sir Walter Scott on Blogcritics. About: Ivanhoe by Sir Walter Scott is a popular fictional novel invoking England’s middle ages. The novel was released in 1820 and is credited with spiking the interest in credited Romanticism and Medievalism. 622 pages Publisher: Oxford University Press Language: English ISBN-10: 0199538409 My rat­ing for Ivanhoe — 5 Buy this […]

Book Review: Thunderball by Ian Fleming

About: Thunderball by Ian Fleming is the ninth Bond novel, is the first of the “Blofeld Trilogy” (continued with On Her Majesty’s Secret Service and concluded with You Only Live Twice intercepted by The Spy Who Loved me). My rating for Thunderball – 5 Buy this Book in paper or elec­tronic copy* More Books by Ian Fleming Part of […]

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