Suggestions of books to read – from and for the Hub’s user community.
From fiction to fact book, memoirs, academic texts, poetry, plays, there are many different types of literature that explore the varied facets of the Armed Forces. These reading suggestions are related in some way to the Hub’s themes and topics and include many different forms of writing. Our aim is to include reading suggestions for both pleasure and professional use.
We aim to continue expanding our repertoire of suggestions on an ongoing basis. Please do send us your suggestions by either replying to this topic, Tweet us @VFRHub or email email@example.com.
If you make a suggestion, it would be helpful to have one or two lines on why you are recommending the book. If you are interested in writing a longer book review, we also feature reviews on the Hub’s blog. Email us to discuss your ideas.
Well, I didn’t get much more interest originally from anyone other than you and I…however, I know you sent me some reviews/suggestions that I would still like to share…and, considering the ‘stay at home’ period we have moved into, now might be a good time to try and so something with this idea again. It would fit in well with people doing more home-based activities in the evenings etc and the suggestion of reading material might be calming for some people, and a good exercise for the old intellect as well!
I think I will resurrect the idea using your excellent suggestions to start with. Then also go back to my own. Thanks for the prompt.