Joining Charles Adrian for the 110th Second-Hand Book Factory is Christopher Forbes, who is a person at crossroads. They tackle the mythologisation of history, a traveller’s view of Europe and opposing ideas of illness and identity.
The TED talk by Andrew Solomon that Christopher mentions ((Love No Matter What) can be watched here.
Coming In To Land by Robert Shearman (from Everyone’s Just So So Special)
Can-Cans, Cats And Cities Of Ash by Mark Twain (No. 13 in Penguin’s ‘Great Journeys’ series)
Far From The Tree (Parents, Children and the Search for Identity) by Andrew Solomon