Lucky Man, Artemis Fowl, Riotous Robots, and Troublesome Words

Yep, it’s books catchup time again. Since I last mentioned books, I finished the Michael J. Fox autobiography: Lucky Man which I really enjoyed. It was quite moving in parts, but without being too sentimental. Recommended. Since then I have read a couple of Jamie‘s books: Artemis Fowl by Eoin Colfer; Very, very, good. Great characters. Some really nice touches of humour. Recommended. I can’t wait to read the next one in the series; and Riotous Robots by Mike Goldsmith (edited by Clive Goddard) part of “The Knowledge” series. This was pretty good, informative without being too technical. Quite well balanced too, no bias at all. A good book.
Finally, I’m now reading Troublesome Words by Bill Bryson which is remarkably good for what is essentially a short dictionary.

3 thoughts on “Lucky Man, Artemis Fowl, Riotous Robots, and Troublesome Words

  1. Hey,
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    Its already the biggest and best Artemis Fowl fansite, with stacks of info, details on the movie, games, fonts, fanart, fanfics etc.! Its awesome! Its the perfect place for us to get together a group of Artemis fans, at the same size as the Harry Potter ones. =D

    http://www.fangathering.com is the address.

    You should check it out if you like Arty, and join in the forums at, http://forum.fangathering.com

    Hope to see ya there!

    Its about time there was a great Artemis fansite on the internet! =D

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