In the Heart of the Sea – By Nathaniel Philbrick

Posted by Andrew:  Tweet Back #neverendinglibrary How small and hopeless one would feel, to be wrecked by an 80 foot whale and cast adrift in the Pacific. Short of looking back at Earth from space, I can’t imagine a more vivid impression of humankind’s insignificance in the face of nature and the universe. Nathaniel Philbrick’s In […]

Welcome to Read With Us!

We work on a lot of books – around 200 every month. Lots of these are big names who still top the bestsellers lists, but many of them we’ve never read, or even heard of, before. And they’re great. There are some absolute crackers out there: gems that just don’t get read enough. The aim […]

The Kindle Touch

Priced between £109.00 and £169.00, the Kindle Touch is the latest ebook reader from Amazon to hit the digital market. So, what’s different about this new device? The first thing you notice is the lack of buttons. The 5 way controller of its predecessor, the Kindle, has been replaced with multi-touch technology. This means that, […]

The Surface Launches! The new Windows 8 Tablet

Microsoft has launched their new tablet computer “family”, named Surface. Steven Sinofsky, the president of Microsoft’s Windows division described the devices as: “a tablet that’s a great PC – a PC that’s a great tablet” The Microsoft tablet will be initially launched in two versions. The first version to be released will work on the […]