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Read this - and you'll know her so well

Advantages: Honest, self-deprecating, heartwarming and enthusiastic memoir
Disadvantages: None, really

... Barbara Dickson Let’s start with a statistic that Mrs Cookson of Lincolnshire, a.k.a. Barbara Dickson, found hard to believe when she was told. Not long before she wrote these memoirs, she was informed that she had sold more records in her career ...

JOHNV 18.03.2012 · Read full review
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Review of A Shirt Box Full Of Songs - Barbara Dickson

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King of Pop tArt

Advantages: Lichenstein brought colour to his life
Disadvantages: The start of superficiality - Warhol was the pioneer

Authors: Tony Scherman - David Dalton Type: Biography Publisher: J R Books Ltd - May 2010 Price - 17.99 GBP - Hard-back = = = = = = Scherman and Dalton may sound like Venture Capitalists destined to suck the life out of anyth ...

1st2thebar 12.10.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Andy Warhol The Art Of Genius - Tony Scherman

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A Competent and Interesting Biography

Advantages: Excellent presentation, Engaging narrative, Neither too exclusive and academic nor too basic.
Disadvantages: A little fawning in places, I could have done with a *little* controversy in places.

Andy Warhol, unfortunately, inspires a lot of blowhards and pseudo-intellectuals to waffle at great length, where the man himself preferred an enigmatic (and far more appropriate) silence. This book is not written by one of those people, but by someone w ...

Ouroborussian 04.09.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Andy Warhol Treasures - Geralyn Huxley

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Alwyn Crawshaw's essential watercolour book

Advantages: It is a full painting course.
Disadvantages: Paintings are uninspiring

...As with all painting courses I find it much depends on the particular painting style that you wish to follow. Alwyn Crawshaw's book is a full painting course and encourages the reader to work through each of the lessons in order. Lesson 1 to 10 covers ...

chirpyyorkshire 29.01.2016 · Read full review
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Review of Alwyn Crawshaw's Watercolour Painting Course - Alwyn Crawshaw

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