Fire and Fury by Michael Wolff #BookReview

Fire and Fury by Michael Wolff

Let’s talk about Fire and Fury. It became a world phenomenon immediately as it came out. And of course, it’s about Trump. Like everything in the news lately, Trump takes center stage. With extraordinary access to the Trump White House, Michael Wolff tells the inside story of the most controversial presidency of our time. The first nine months of Donald Trump’s term were stormy, outrageous – and absolutely mesmerizing. Now, thanks to his deep access to the West Wing, bestselling author Michael Wolff tells the riveting story of how Trump launched a tenure as volatile and fiery as the man …

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On Saudi Arabia by Karen Elliott House #BookReview

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Welcome back… to my blog 🙂 I know it’s been a while and I kinda feel bad, but I set this blog up so that I could enjoy it, so that’s what I’m doing. Also, this is the 100th blog post in almost a year of blogging; awesome or what? But let’s get to business. From the Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter who has spent the last thirty years writing about Saudi Arabia—as diplomatic correspondent, foreign editor, and then publisher of The Wall Street Journal—an important and timely book that explores all facets of life in this shrouded Kingdom: its tribal past, …

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Hillary Clinton | Outside Interference Cost

Hillary Clinton

I recently saw an interview with Hillary Clinton regarding her last year presidential campaign. You can read it here. The BBC has also made an interesting timeline about her over here. I find both very interesting. Even if I don’t live in the US we can all agree that who is US president affects the whole world. Whether they want it or not. I remember last year before the end of the campaign I got a copy of Hillary Clinton’s Hard Choices: A Memoir and I have to admit I was impressed. I think I had already decided that Trump was …

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The Ashes of London by Andrew Taylor #review

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1666. London is burning. That’s how the book starts. Soon we start investigating a murder. The novel is a slow-paced thriller with lots of twists. I liked it, to be honest. Even if it wasn’t as exciting as I thought. But the way the stories of the characters intertwine makes the book worthwhile. We journey across London and beyond. The ashes and ruin left by the fire haunt the whole action. It’s a story of a young man looking for a murderer. It’s a story of a young woman looking for her father. A story of a young man looking …

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