Desert Island Books: Elspeth’s turn

It’s my turn to be stranded on a Desert Island where all my worldly possessions have sunk into the deep sea amid a large storm. I can choose just one book, geology themed of course, to take on the rescue boat. Which one should I choose? A short history of nearly everything Bill Bryson This book […]

Desert island books

If all your worldly possessions were set alight in a fearsome blaze, which five books would you save? This thought came to me in the midst of churning some particularly puzzling data; naturally, I disturbed the whole office with my ponderings and ended up starting a heated discussion. Given full literary scope, I would obviously […]