Book Reviews

Latest adventures in reading.

Top Ten Books of 2020

Here are the ten best books I read in 2020. The are listed in the order I read them. You...

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Reading List for December, 2020: Greek Gods, A Female Spy, a British Detective, more…

It’s the end of the year, time to finish up some reading projects, and cram in a couple others. An...

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Reading List for November, 2020: A Brazilian Philosopher, an Assistant Pig Keeper, Some Consequential Ideas, and more…

Introdução ao Filosofar (Introduction to Philosophizing) by Berg A. Bornheim Introduction to Philosophizing (in Portuguese, “Introdução ao Filosofar”) is a...

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Reading List for October, 2020: Past Apocalypse, Post Apocalypse, Pretend Apocalypse, and more…more

October was a good month for reading. There is a decent variety, but a strong undercurrent of war and desolation....

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Reading List for September, 2020: Pilgrims, Power, Philosophy, and more…

My reading got off to a great start this month, then slowed down towards the end. Still, some solid offerings....

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Reading List for August, 2020: Churchill, Crusaders, the Cross, and more…

The Splendid and the Vile by Erik Larson One would think that after reading Manchester’s Last Lion series, I would...

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Reading List for July 2020: A Little of This, A Little of That…

I was able to do more reading this month than last, thankfully. Then again, that was a low bar. Land...

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Reading List for June, 2020: Tolkein and Manchester…and no more.

Wow…only two books this month. I really must read shorter books! The Last Lion: Defender of the Realm by William...

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Reading List for May, 2020: Lewis, Louis, more…

I thought quarantine would mean that I got to read more books. Silly me. Still, I did manage to get...

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Reading List for April, 2020: Adventures in Myth with C.S. Lewis, Jordan Peterson, and Homer (as well as some other stuff)

I thought I was going to finish more books this month. Still, I guess seven isn’t bad when one of...

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