Jim Reviews: Outcasts of Time – Ian Mortimer

It’s the 14th century. Two brothers, William and John, are walking home through the hellscape that is the Devon countryside in the grip of the black death. As they walk past piles of bodies, it becomes clear that they too are dying. They are given a choice, by who they don’t really know, go home…

Jen Reviews: How Music Got Free: The End of an Industry, the Turn of the Century and the Patient Zero of Piracy by Stephen Witt

Jen’s comments: Just read this and loved it.  Fascinating read for anyone who’s ever scoffed at the price of music CDs.  Like the reviewer suggests, I’m really hoping for a movie. BookPage review by Edward Morris “The story of how the Internet brought the imperious music business to its knees has never been told more…