Richard Holloway Returns

Book Shambles

After a couple of years, Richard Holloway, award winning author and former Bishop of Edinburgh, returns to Book Shambles, albeit remotely. He chats to Robin and Josie about his new book, Stories We Tell Ourselves which looks at the power, both good and bad, of stories. They look at today’s political landscape, grappling with our past and Josie is shocked to learn Richard’s never read a Kurt Vonnegut novel.

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Reading List

Books recommended this week include:

Godless Morality by Richard Holloway

Looking in the Distance by Richard Holloway

Stories We Tell Ourselves by Richard Holloway

Leaving Alexandria by Richard Holloway

How to Change Your Mind: The New Science of Psychedelics by Michael Pollan

The work of Kurt Vonnegut

The work of Walt Whitman

Men Explain Things to Me by Rebecca Solnit

The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver

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