Man vs Bookshelf: The Dark Tower

This entry is part 38 of 40 in the series Man vs Bookshelf

Time is a funny thing. If you’re reading this blog on release day (doubt it) it’s been ten days since a Man vs Bookshelf blog was last released. (This one.) As for me, I’m sitting in Costa writing it (yeah, I’m one of those dickheads) on Thursday, two days before it’s due to go out. Read more about Man vs Bookshelf: The Dark Tower[…]

Man vs Bookshelf: Lisey’s Story

This entry is part 3 of 40 in the series Man vs Bookshelf

So here it is. Book two of 210 in my Man vs Bookshelf challenge: Lisey’s Story. As you’ll know from the introduction and last entry, I had intended Lisey’s Story to be my first read. Then I wussed out. I was afraid I wouldn’t finish Lisey in a week (no pun) and would be behind Read more about Man vs Bookshelf: Lisey’s Story[…]

Man vs Bookshelf: Introduction

This entry is part 1 of 40 in the series Man vs Bookshelf

Over a three year period, my Uncle Colin gambled away everything he had. Home, pension, car. He even lost his wife after betting his daughter in a game of Texas Hold ‘Em. He told me all this while sitting on my sofa; part of his plea to let him stay at mine for a while. Read more about Man vs Bookshelf: Introduction[…]