My Mess is a Bit of a Life – Georgia Pritchett

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"Killing yourself is an intrinsically dramatic act." I must confess that I had no idea who Georgia Pritchett was before I picked up this book, but the title really resonated so I thought I'd give it a go. Turns out she's a script writer who's worked on shows like Veep, In the Thick of It, … Continue reading My Mess is a Bit of a Life – Georgia Pritchett

The Aeronauts (2019)

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In 1862, the idea of meteorology - the science of weather - was a laughable thing (as opposed to 2019, when it's still largely laughable? Hmm). Scientist James Glaisher (Eddie Redmayne) is determined to prove otherwise, but to do so he needs the help of a hot air balloon pilot. In real life, this was … Continue reading The Aeronauts (2019)