Wednesday, December 1, 2010

Book Reviews in the Kuranda Paper

The Kuranda Paper is a monthly broadsheet that is produced entirely by volunteers as a community service.  It pays for itself by advertising, with any surplus going back into the community.
I write several regular columns, being the Book Review of the Month and the Profile of the Month.
These are accessible on the paper's website http://kurandapaper.com/ so please go to that site. Here are the books reviewed in date order:

February 2012 "How Culture makes Us Human", (Left Coast Press, 2012), Dwight W Read


January 2012 "Queen of the Sun: What are the Bees telling us?", (Clairview, 2011), Taggart Siegal and John Betz (Eds)

November 2011 "Ivory's Ghosts", (Grove Press, 2009), Ron F Walker


October 2011 "Hitchens vs Blair: The Debate of Our Time", (Allen & Unwin, 2010), R Griffiths (Ed)

September 2011 "Creative Writing", (HOWTOBOOKS, 8thEd., 2010) Adele Ramet.

August 2011 "The Return of Intuition", (Llewellyn, 2010) by K Harwig
"Intuition: Knowing beyond Logic" (St Martin's Griffin, 2001) by Osho"

July 2011 "My Brain Made Me Do It", (Prometheus Books, 2010), E J Sternberg.

June 2011 "Who Am I?" (Chargan My Book Publisher Pty Ltd, 2011) Robert (Bob) Taylor.

May 2011 "The Meaning of Things" (Phoenix, Prof A C Grayling, Reissue 2007) - ISBN 9780 75381 3591

April 2011 Book Review "Admiral Arthur Phillip: The Man" (Pilar Publishing, Lyn M Fergusson, 2010) - ISBN 9780 64654 3352

March 2011 Book Review - "Understanding Death: The Most Important Event in your Whole Life" (Baha'i publishing, Wilmette, 2009) - ISBN 9781 93184 7728 - $31.95


January 2011 Book Review - "Before the Fallout: from Marie Curie to Hiroshima" (Berkly Books, 2006), Diana Preston - ISBN 9780 42520 7895 - $15.95

December 2010 Book Review- “What Makes Us Human” (One World, Oxford, 2007), Charles Pasternak (Ed.) - ISBN 9781 851768 5196 - $29.95

Previous reviews:
“52 Secrets of Psychology” by Dr Chris Day (Enlightened Publications, 2009)
ISBN 9780 64651 0088

“The Book of Testaments: A practical guide for spiritual realisation” (Boolarong Press, 2009), Stephen Chong ISBN 978 1 921555 350

“The Empathic Civilization” (Polity, 2009), Jeremy Rifkin
ISBN 978 07456 414641

“Endless Universe” (Broadway Books, New York, 2007), Paul J Steinhardt and Neil Turok -
ISBN 9780 767 915014

“The Eurasian Miracle” (Polity Press, Cambridge, 2010), Emeritus Professor Jack Goody -
ISBN 9780 7456 4794 4

“First Encounters” by Joseph Cummins (Murdoch Books Pier 9, 2009)
ISBN 9781 74196 1430

“Queen, Empress, Concubine: Fifty Women Rulers from the Queen of Sheba to Catherine the Great” by Claudia Gold (Quercus, 2008)
ISBN 978 1 84724 542 7

“Voyages to the South Seas: In Search of Terres Australes” (Miegunyah Press and State Library of Victoria, 2008 ed.), Danielle Clode
ISBN 9780 522 85542 5

"In the Tropics: Great Houses Extraordinary Lifestyles" (Eugenie Navarre, Cairns, 2010)
ISBN 9780 98079 5004


All books can be ordered through Hidden Words Bookshop PO Box 1010 Kuranda Qld 4881 Australia  nicholsonmandalay@msn.com

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