Six Degrees: From What I Loved to The Unequelled Self of Samuel Pepys

I can’t believe a month has already passed since my last attempt at Six Degrees of Separation. It always creeps

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Six Degrees from Ali Smith to Susan Hill

  This month’s Six Degrees of Separation begins with a book that has divided opinion ever since it was published

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Classics Club – the biographical question

It’s been months since I tackled one of the monthly questions posed by the Classics Club. I look at the

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Samuel Pepys – The Unequalled Self by Claire Tomalin

Plague, fire, civil war,  treason, the fall of kings: Samuel Pepys experienced them all.  His was a life that coincided

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