There are 66 days to Christmas Eve, and we’re going to feature one book (and maybe a calendar or two) every day to try and make sure you get the best books possible for the important people in your life. If you do social media, follow the tag #66booksforXmas .
Today, one of my standout books of the year – Surfacing, by Kathleen Jamie. Not so much nature writing as poetic archaeology, and fascinating on life as lived today on the remote Alaskan coast. Now a rather lovely paperback. Hereward