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Monthly Archives: February, 2016

The Fountainhead, Ayn Rand

This is the first book by Ayn Rand book that I’ve read, and despite being initially put-off by the length, this is very interesting and enjoyable novel to read. It … Continue reading

February 28, 2016 · 1 Comment

Evangelical Doctrine of Infant Baptism

This post is based on the book, “The Anglican Evangelical Doctrine of Infant Baptism”, which is a set of two essays on baptism, the first by John Stott and the … Continue reading

February 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Red and the Black, Stendhal

This novel is set in France in the 1820s. The hero is Julien Sorel, who starts the novel as a 19 year old peasant, who has a remarkable intelligence and … Continue reading

February 13, 2016 · 3 Comments

Obadiah

While being the shortest book in the Old Testament I still find Obadiah has a lot to teach us, and the short length means we get to cover a lot of … Continue reading

February 9, 2016 · 1 Comment

The Great Crash, J K Galbraith

I chanced across this book in the library, and given its modest length and my current concerns around the stock market I thought it might be of interest as a topical read. Upon … Continue reading

February 6, 2016 · 1 Comment

While Mortals Sleep, Kurt Vonnegut

This is a collection of short stories by Kurt Vonnegut, written early in his career. They cover a broad range ideas, and all ending with the main character learning some lesson right at … Continue reading

February 2, 2016 · Leave a comment
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