Book Review: How to Win Friends and Influence People in the Digital Age by Dale Carnegie

How to Win Friends and Influence People in the Digital Age by Dale Carnegie My rating: 5 of 5 stars My goodness, reading this version of Dale Carnegie’s cult classic book is like meeting a long-lost friend after many years and discovering they now have a bionic body. ‘How to Win Friends and Influence People’… Read More Book Review: How to Win Friends and Influence People in the Digital Age by Dale Carnegie

Book Review: An Inspector Calls and Other Plays by J.B. Priestley

An Inspector Calls and Other Plays by J.B. Priestley My rating: 2 of 5 stars I recall seeing ‘An Inspector Calls’ in my youth. I couldn’t remember anything about it, truth be told, so when this text turned up in my son’s GCSE set texts for English I was delighted to be reacquainted with the… Read More Book Review: An Inspector Calls and Other Plays by J.B. Priestley

Book Review: Neither Here nor There – Travels in Europe by Bill Bryson

Neither Here nor There: Travels in Europe by Bill Bryson My rating: 4 of 5 stars I’ll start with an admission: I’ve not entirely finished this book. The reason is convoluted and involves a useless budget airline, a dreadful Asian airport in one of the worst capital cities in the world, a stressed, grumpy and… Read More Book Review: Neither Here nor There – Travels in Europe by Bill Bryson

Book Review: Accounting – A Very Short Introduction by Christopher Nobes

Accounting: A Very Short Introduction by Christopher Nobes My rating: 3 of 5 stars I have often wondered what the difference between accounting and book-keeping is. As a ‘sole trader’ both as teacher and, in latter years, as writer I tread the thin line between just needing to keep accurate accounts for the taxman and… Read More Book Review: Accounting – A Very Short Introduction by Christopher Nobes