Book Review – “Chernobyl Prayer” Svetlana Alexievich (1997/2013)

September 30th, 2016 § 0 comments § permalink

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Yes, yes, yes. This is a brilliant book – saddening, maddening and moving.

Book Review – “The Periodic Table” Primo Levi (1975)

September 27th, 2016 § 0 comments § permalink

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Yes. Simply and modestly written, a really effective concept allows for a variety of short biographical stories to be told – it’s very moving.

Book Review – “Miles – The Autobiography” Miles Davis & Quincy Troupe (1990)

September 27th, 2016 § 0 comments § permalink

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Yes. Some entertaining stories, mixed in with absolutely zero remorse, abuse of women and some flowery language. A bit repetitive, and maybe not as much insight into his creative process as I’d have liked.

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