Books I’ve Read in 2016

Other books

It being New Year’s Eve, this post feels appropriate for this time of year.

Indeed, another 12 months have passed since I last compiled a list of books read, and I’m very proud to say that I have increased the number of works from last year. Continue reading


I Have A New Blog!

SherlockTrials banner

It’s official. I’ve started a new blog.

As if I’m not busy enough overseeing the smooth running of A Tolkienist’s Perspective, here I am going down the crazy (but enjoyable) road towards the creation of yet another blog.

Yes, my fellow readers. I hereby announce the birth of ‘The Trials of Sherlock Holmes’.

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Books Read in 2015

Stacks of books

In which I set forth their titles…

For someone who loves to read and write, the following is a lacking number of books I have read this year. Between insufficient time and procrastination, this list could easily be twice as long.  Continue reading

Memorable confrontations in Film and Literature: Part I

mc1– A slightly unrelated Tolkien topic (though not entirely)…

We’ve all been in that very tense, awkward but thrilling moment when the main character in a story finally gets to met his or her long sought-after enemy (or archenemy in some cases).
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