October 2020 reading list

October 2020 reading list

Here is my reading list for October 2020 and I hope it highlights some books you may be tempted to try for yourself. There is no ranking here and they are simply presented in the order in which I read them. For anyone who spends any time thinking about evidence to...
Wake Up by Piers Morgan

Wake Up by Piers Morgan

2020 has been full of surprises, few of them in truth that pleasant. If there was one person I didn’t think would feature in my writing around medicine and politics and books it was Piers Morgan. Like many, though by no means all, I’ve been a long...
Moving to Substack and back on Twitter – join me there!

Moving to Substack and back on Twitter – join me there!

I have decided that I am going to move some of my posts from this site over to Substack. I like the platform and its ethos and I am attracted to having an email list. That’s the main advantage of being there — it functions just like a blog with URLs that can be...

September 2020 reading list

As it happened I got through just eight books this month though one at least was something of a beast. However, given I took on the editorship of the BJGP that’s not too bad. Here’s the September list. The books Carpe Diem Regained by Roman Krznaric Very...

August 2020 reading list

A slow start to the month as I read less, unusually, while on leave than I do at home. That’s the power of habit for you and the physical exertions and privations of camping (minor though they are) meant I spent less time curled up with a book. However, I came...