The Old Man and the Sea – Book Review

This week on The Couch, I took (what was meant to be) a relaxing trip to Havana. There I met an old man, an old fisherman, who regaled me with the rather dramatic tale of the time he hooked a monstrous marlin! Read all about it in the ‘Book Reviews’ tab, and right here!

In Cold Blood -Book Review

It’s said that you never know the whole story until you hear both sides, so this week on The Couch I was joined by 2 murderers and their victims to hear the true story of a brutal Kansas family massacre. Read all about it in the ‘Book Reviews’ tab, and right here!

Great Expectations -Book Review

This week on The Couch I took a trip back to Dickensian England: the sooty streets, the country full of convicts, and the people just as dirty and wild, as I curled up with a classic. I met with Pip and learned all about his childhood and his mysterious patronage that would allow him to…

Any Ordinary Day – Book Review

Things got very real on the Couch this week, as I got together with journalist and TV host Leigh Sales and listened to her thoughts on trauma, human nature, and how people can come back from the worst day of their lives. Read all about it on the ‘Book Reviews’ tab, and right here!

Brideshead Revisited – Book Review

This week on the Couch, things got charismatic and a little dispiriting as I met with some very rich and intriguingly eccentric people, only to watch their charm of youth wither and lead to unfulfilled lives. Gatsby, eat your heart out.. Read all about it on the ‘Book Reviews’ tab, and right here!