Book 235 – Have A Nice Day: A Tale of Blood and Sweatsocks by Mick Foley

Book – Have A Nice Day: A Tale of Blood and Sweatsocks Author – Mick Foley Year – 1999 Pages – 735 Genre – Wrestling Autobiography Over the past twenty years there have been dozens – maybe even hundreds – of wrestling autobiographies. They run from the brilliant – see Bret Hart’s wonderful autobiography – … Read moreBook 235 – Have A Nice Day: A Tale of Blood and Sweatsocks by Mick Foley

Book 233 – Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel

Book – Station Eleven Author – Emily St. John Mandel Year – 2014 Pages – 333 Genre – Post Apocolyptic Recommended by Becky Sandy During a production of King Lear, the leading actor drops dead on stage of a heart attack. A trainee paramedic leaps up on stage to try to resuscitate him. A child … Read moreBook 233 – Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel

Book 232 – Codename Villanelle by Luke Jennings

Book – Codename Villanelle Author – Luke Jennings Year – 2018 Pages – 217 Genre – Spy Thriller Bought for me by Alex Campbell According to many different end of year polls, one of the best TV programmes of 2018 was the Jodie Comer and Sandra Oh spy thriller, KillingĀ Eve. I entirely concur. It was … Read moreBook 232 – Codename Villanelle by Luke Jennings

Book 229 – Divergent by Veronica Roth

Book – DivergentAuthor – Veronica RothYear – 2011Pages – 487Genre – Young Adult Distopian Sci-FiSeries – Divergent SeriesOne of the big draw backs of being a teacher – a job I love – is that it leaves you with precious little time for recreational reading.  I spend most of my life reading students’ books, or … Read moreBook 229 – Divergent by Veronica Roth