War Doctor, Surgery on the Front Line was the first book I read during my holiday to Croatia last June. A mad last-minute purchase in the airport book store, it has made it onto my list of top memoirs for 2019.
Introducing the first #MemoirMonday – a new blog series featuring the memoirs that make an impact, expand horizons, and engage readers.
It’s fair to say that a significant sub-genre of non-fiction is memoirs. They’re an integral pillar of personal story telling, and helping others to view the world through your eyes. Following the almost mass-hysteria* around Adam Kay’s This is Going to Hurt, it is no surprise that memoirs featured significantly in my reading throughout 2019.
Election Fever: Top Politics Books of 2019 The last 12 months have been a busy time for politics globally. With 2019 finishing on a UK general election, I thought it was only appropriate to highlight the political books that I found most helpful this year.
A riveting true story of the breathtaking rise and fall of Silicon Valley’s darling – Theranos.