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  1. In God We Doubt

    Posted May 18th 2008, 12:00am by Charmaine Chan

    ... Charmaine Chan In God We Doubt by John Humphrys Hodder & Stoughton, HK$128 In God We Doubt won't make a believer of you, or turn you against God. Its aim is to appease agnostics. Which is why fundamentalists and atheists- among them British evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins, for whom religion is ridiculous and dangerous- are lined up as targets. John Humphrys' ...

  2. Nobbut A Lad- A Yorkshire Childhood

    Posted Jul 08th 2007, 12:00am by Tim Cribb

    ... Tim Cribb Nobbut A Lad- A Yorkshire Childhood by Alan Titchmarsh Hodder & Stoughton, HK$112 Readers who don't hail from the British Isles are excused for not having the faintest idea that Alan Titchmarsh is, as The Independent clarifies, 'Britain's favourite gardener'. Apparently, he tootles on a lot about flora and fauna, he did a big television ...

  3. Lost for Words

    Posted Jul 10th 2005, 12:00am by Tim Cribb

    ... Tim Cribb Lost for Words by John Humphrys Hodder, $120 English as a language has been in constant flux since Dr Johnson first tried to pin it down in the 17th century. Words vanish, new ones appear, meanings change. One constant is that those who stand in its defence are branded 'pedant' and 'curmudgeon', both of which have been applied to BBC Radio ...

  4. Stock up on these

    Posted Dec 12th 2010, 12:00am by James Kidd

    ... times. The Thousand Autumns of Jacob de Zoet by David Mitchell (Hodder and Stoughton): apparently the best novels never win the Man Booker as The Thousand Autumns of Jacob de Zoet proves beyond ... suburban-style. One Day by David Nicholls (Hodder and Stoughton): the paperback of the year. Dexter Mayhew and Emma Morley almost fall in love, become friends, actually fall in love and then... ...

  5. Prince William: Born to be King- An Intimate Portrait

    Posted Jul 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Guy Haydon Prince William: Born to be King- An Intimate Portrait by Penny Junor Hodder & Stoughton Penny Junor's 'intimate portrait' of Britain's Prince William reveals that, aged four, he went out without gloves on a winter's day and got cold hands; at university, he was seen eating fish and chips. After writing biographies about both the Prince ...

  6. Captain Scott

    Posted Nov 30th 2003, 12:00am by Richard Holdcroft

    ... Richard Holdcroft Captain Scott by Sir Ranulph Fiennes Hodder and Stoughton $260 After more than 50 biographies of Captain Robert Falcon Scott, is there really room for another? Well yes, perhaps just one- provided it is by Sir Ranulph Fiennes, described by the Guinness Book Of Records as the world's greatest living explorer. The story of Scott's doomed 1912 expedition ...



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