Daily Archives: February 29, 2016

This Changes Everything:

This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs the Climate by Naomi Klein 2015 / 576 pages read by Ellen Archer / 20h 43m rating:  8.5 /  nonfiction – climate economics I don’t quite know what to think at this point – yes, … Continue reading

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The Hare With the Amber Eyes x2

I’ve decided to classify this book as a beautifully written and heartfelt memoir.  It’s about history and art,  but it’s more about the author’s search for the place of his physical inheritance,  the netsuke,  in his family’s history.  Furthermore,  the book does not … Continue reading

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Voices From Chernobyl:

Voices From Chernobyl: The Oral History of a Nuclear Disaster by Svetlana Alexievich 1997 / 244 pages rating – 9.25 Svetlana Alexievich is now a Nobel Laureate in large part because of this book which describes the horror which was (or … Continue reading

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