The Library of Ice by Nancy Campbell reviewed

Title: The Library of Ice Author: Nancy Campbell Genre: Non Fiction Publisher: Simon and Schuster UK Release Date: November 1, 2018 Format: Ebook Pages: 400 Source: NetGalley A vivid and perceptive book combining memoir, scientific and cultural history with a bewitching account of landscape and place, which will appeal to readers of Robert Macfarlane, Roger …

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Rain by Melissa Harrison reviewed

Title: Rain Author: M. Harrison Genre: Non fiction Publisher: Faber and Faber Ltd Release Date: March 3, 2016 Format: ebook Pages: 80 Source: NetGalley An evocative meditation on the English landscape in wet weather by the acclaimed novelist and nature writer, Melissa Harrison. Whenever rain falls, our countryside changes. Fields, farms, hills and hedgerows appear …

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Review of Atlas of Cursed Places

Title: Atlas of Cursed Places Author: Olivier Le Carrer Genre: Non fiction travel Publisher: Black Dog and Leventhal Release Date: 06-10-15 Format: ebook Source: NetGalley A travel guide to places you might not want to travel to!  Irresistible to both traveller and armchair travellers some of the places are familiar – Krakatoa, the Chateau at …

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The Edge of Extinction by Jules Pretty

Title: The Edge of Extinction Author: Jules Pretty Genre: Non fiction Publisher: Cornell University Press Format: ebook Source: NetGalley The scope of Jules Pretty’s book is simply vast covering a dozen or more very diverse locations around the world. Not only are those locations diverse but the current state of those locations vary widely as …

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