Wolf Hall

Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel The book is another historical novel, written by another good writer, Hilary Mantel. At first, I borrowed it once or twice from the library but I couldn’t get past the first part, which features young Thomas Cromwell, being beaten by his father. It is not one of the catchier beginnings,… Continue reading Wolf Hall

Books, Uncategorized

The Last Kingdom

The Last Kingdom by Bernard Cornwell. I like to read about Anglo-Saxon England. It is, admittedly, a topic about which I know a fair amount compared to my colleagues but, considering we only had one term class about it, my knowledge may be quite poor compared to that of people from the UK who had… Continue reading The Last Kingdom