Book Review: The Hundred-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared by Jonas Jonasson

Continuing to use my Kindle Unlimited deal (due to lapse imminently) I checked this book out, I'd heard of it and knew there'd been a movie adaptation and as titles go it's quite attention grabbing. The plot starts with Allan Karlsson who has just turned 100, and decides he doesn't want to hang around for … Continue reading Book Review: The Hundred-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared by Jonas Jonasson

Book Review: The Return of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs

Having enjoyed the first installment of Burroughs' ape-man's adventures I downloaded this onto my Kindle and added it to my extensive reading list. As with the first it's a rather fun, old school adventure.     Picking up where the first left off we find Tarzan of the Apes, returning to Paris and planning his … Continue reading Book Review: The Return of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs

Book Review: An American Nomad: A Road Trip In Search of America by Stephen Braxton Thompson

I continue to torture myself with travel books, and this one was especially masochistic as it deals with a long term US road trip, which is on my bucket list. It's an interesting read, with Thompson, a former foreign correspondent deciding to hit the road as he gets older. The trip is inspired by his … Continue reading Book Review: An American Nomad: A Road Trip In Search of America by Stephen Braxton Thompson