Books that Change your Life

Guest post by Gordon Binnie – diver, mountaineer-er, cyclist, runner and book devourer Birdsong by Sebastian Faulks I first read Birdsong in 1995, not long after it was published. I was incredibly moved by the story and although I have re-read the book a number of times since, I found that the impact of that first reading has not dimmed with the passage of time. The novel is in several parts and spans nearly 70 years, beginning in 1910 in the city of Amiens in northern France and ending in England in 1979. Whilst there are various stories woven throughout the book, … Continue reading Books that Change your Life