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December 2021 Reading List 1 December 2021
November 2021 Reading List 2 November 2021
October 2021 Reading List 1 November 2021
September 2021 Reading List 1 October 2021
How to do footnotes 17 September 2021
Footnote abuse 16 September 2021
More books to read… the Baillie Gifford Prize announces the 2021 non-fiction longlist 10 September 2021
August 2021 Reading List 1 September 2021
July 2021 Reading List 1 August 2021
Summer days 23 July 2021
A dip in the Lune 19 July 2021
Veggie sausages too 19 July 2021
June 2021 Reading List 1 July 2021
Also toxic 27 June 2021
Just toxic 25 June 2021
The Calf at the Solstice 21 June 2021
May 2021 Reading List 1 June 2021
Fall by Andrew Preston 8 May 2021
Bowland Tower bike pic 7 May 2021
April 2021 reading List 1 May 2021
Failures of State by Jonathan Calvert and George Arbuthnott 28 April 2021
March 2021 Reading List 1 April 2021
February 2021 Reading List 1 March 2021
January 2021 Reading List 1 February 2021
December 2020 Reading List 1 January 2021
November 2020 Reading List 1 December 2020
Wake Up by Piers Morgan 19 November 2020
Back on Twitter 15 November 2020
October 2020 reading list 1 November 2020
September 2020 reading list 1 October 2020
August 2020 reading list 1 September 2020
July 2020 reading list 16 August 2020
Late presenting bladder cancer and colour vision 15 August 2020
Colourblindness and cricket 15 August 2020
The Orwell Prize winner 2020 goes to… 9 July 2020
June 2020 reading list 1 July 2020
May 2020 reading list 1 June 2020
April 2020 reading list 1 May 2020
March 2020 reading list 1 April 2020
The Growth Delusion by David Pilling 19 March 2020
American Overdose: The Opioid Tragedy in Three Acts by Chris McGreal 18 March 2020
Hired: Six Months Undercover in Low-Wage Britain by James Bloodworth 17 March 2020
In Extremis: The Life of War Correspondent Marie Colvin by Lindsey Hilsum 16 March 2020
Why We Get the Wrong Politicians by Isabel Hardman 15 March 2020
Orwell Long List 2019 14 March 2020
February 2020 reading list 1 March 2020
January 2020 reading list 2 February 2020
Narconomics by Tom Wainwright 29 January 2020
Catch and Kill by Ronan Farrow 28 January 2020
The Ascent of Nanda Devi by HW Tilman 27 January 2020
January Debrief — The Political Doctor 24 January 2020
On Immunity: An Innoculation by Eula Bliss 20 January 2020
Bad Samaritans by Ha-Joon Chang 12 January 2020
Strava update for 2019 3 January 2020
December 2019 reading list 2 January 2020
Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness by William Styron 31 December 2019
The Gentle Art of Tramping by Stephen Graham 30 December 2019
Understanding colour blindness 17 December 2019
Purple skies and pink elephants 16 December 2019
The pleasure of unexpected snow 15 December 2019
Men Explain Things to Me by Rebecca Solnit 7 December 2019
Letters to a Young Contrarian by Christopher Hitchens 6 December 2019
Missing the Anthropocene point 30 November 2019
More on email - geeking out with MailMate 29 November 2019
Left and right: Click bait book titles 28 November 2019
Signalling to Facebook 27 November 2019
Home visits and GPs 26 November 2019
Taking notes on audiobooks 25 November 2019
A passing thought on the D-word 24 November 2019
Doing one thing 23 November 2019
Black Friday and the Diderot effect 22 November 2019
De-Googling 21 November 2019
Best book with an awful title 20 November 2019
Notes on a fell race: Ring of Steall 2017 19 November 2019
Nine tips for writing essays on research for medical students 18 November 2019
A note on typography 17 November 2019
Cormac McCarthy on academic writing 16 November 2019
Gender bias in clinical case reports 15 November 2019
Mobile drug consumption rooms 14 November 2019
Blackpool is still dancing 13 November 2019
The November 2019 Debrief 12 November 2019
Talking to My Daughter About the Economy by Yanis Varoufakis 11 November 2019
Howgills in November 10 November 2019
Engines of Privilege 9 November 2019
Email apps: why don’t they all have a ‘working offline’ button? 8 November 2019
Selected quotes from Bird by Bird by Anne Lamott 7 November 2019
Monthly reflection on activity: October 2019 6 November 2019
London Review of Books: How to Buy Drugs by Misha Glenny and Callum Lang 5 November 2019
Smith: Why are doctors so unhappy? 4 November 2019
Some quotes from Seneca: On The Shortness of Life 3 November 2019
Aporkalypse Now 2 November 2019
Can Medicine Be Cured by Seamus O’Mahony 1 November 2019
Memy: Learning poetry by heart 31 October 2019
Richard Freeman: former Team Sky doctor 30 October 2019
Healthy diets and the planet 29 October 2019