#Book Bingo 2020 – Crime and Justice

Today is the next round of Book Bingo hosted by Theresa, Amanda and Ashleigh, and I am marking off the Crime and Justice category with Great Expectations by Charles Dickens, although perhaps crime and injustice might be more accurate. Great Expectations is set in nineteenth century England, a time of great poverty, misery, inequality and … Continue reading #Book Bingo 2020 – Crime and Justice

#BookSnapSunday – Utopia

Thomas More’s Utopia painted a fantastical picture of a distant island where society is perfected and men live in harmony; yet its title means ‘no place’, and More’s hugely influential work was ultimately an attack on his own corrupt, dangerous times, and on the failings of humanity. Thomas More (1478-1535) certainly lived in a far … Continue reading #BookSnapSunday – Utopia