A Handy Guide to Eco-Conscious Book Buying in a Confusing World

If you love books, it’s sometimes hard to strike the right balance between supporting booksellers, authors and publishing houses, while also lowering your carbon impact on the planet. We’ve definitely struggled with this dilemma ourselves, especially as one one of… View Post

The BFR Round-Up October 2021

October was 3/4 relentless and 1/4 relaxation. Al and I both had lots of work commitments at the beginning so it was total heads down although somehow I managed to read quite a few books. I put this down to… View Post

Review: Atomic Habits Audiobook by James Clear

If you’re looking for a self-development book, immediately bump the Atomic Habits audiobook by James Clear to the top of your list. I’ve spent the last year listening to a wide range of books on personal improvement and this bestselling… View Post

12 Best Times to Listen to Audiobooks

Recently I’ve included many more audiobooks in my reading list, which has increased the total books I’ve read by over 33%. This acceleration has been partially motivated by wanting to reach a target of 80 books per year and also… View Post

The BFR Round-Up September 2021

We spent most of the month at home in September – catching up on household jobs and enjoying the local countryside. A welcome break before we enter another busy patch leading up to Christmas. With school and my main contract… View Post