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Not Happy With This Book

Advantages: A couple of valid observations
Disadvantages: Author out of touch

...read a 'self-help' guide before this book, in fact I only read this one by accident. It serves me right for not reading the Amazon blurb properly before I ordered it. As a fan of Jane Austen, I do enjoy books about her work and I thought thi ...

Essexgirl2006 13.06.2014 ∑ Read full review
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Review of The Jane Austen Guide to Happily Ever After - Elizabeth Kantor

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No Chicken in a Basquet In Ash's Recipe Book

Advantages: Accurate recipes; inspiring photographs; suggestions ingredient substitutions
Disadvantages: Heavy and too many pages; doesn't often suggest sides for mains

Ash Mair was the winner of BBCís 2011 Masterchef: The Professionals competition. Hailing from Tasmania, the Australian chef has worked in a number of prestigious restaurants in his home country and in Europe, including Londonís famous Westbury Hotel. He ...

fizzytom 02.06.2013 ∑ Read full review
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Review of My Basque Cuisine - Ash Mair

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A British Book on Hypnobirthing from Katharine Graves. Wonderful.

Advantages: A good, practical guide, written from a British rather than American perspective..
Disadvantages: It would be nice to buy it with the CDs included. Maybe the next edition?

...This book is amazing. My friend recommended Katharine to me as I wanted to try Hypnobirthing for the birth of my second child, following a traumatic experience first time round. i'd read about it as a way of having a relaxed and calm birthing, and hopeful ...

Trudgers 03.12.2012 ∑ Read full review
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Review of The Hypnobirthing Book - Katharine Graves

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A Beautiful 'Psychic Barometer'

Advantages: Beautiful artwork, a unique set of divination cards
Disadvantages: Some of the interpretations are a bit dark and scary

I have a big interest in all things New Age and over the years have collected many different Tarot decks along with Angel cards, Zen cards and Wisdom cards. I have used these different cards to provide readings for other people and for myself. I find th ...

moistbabe 25.10.2012 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Russian Gypsy Fortune Telling - Svetlana Alexandrovna Touchkoff

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Cook Bookery

Advantages: It's Delia!
Disadvantages: It's Delia.

Iíve got a confession to make. I canít boil an egg. I donít mean that I canít cook, because I can. I mean that I canít boil an egg. I was born just after the end of the Second World War when food was not particularly plentiful and some of it was still ...

SueMagee 03.07.2002 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Delia's How to Cook: Book 1 - Delia Smith

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