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Good things come in small packages

Advantages: Loads of information in an easily digested form
Disadvantages: Not all species listed

The RHS are well known for their great books and these are no exception. They are published by Dorling Kindersley whose books are usually full of beautiful coloured pictures so they form a great team. These little books include one on; Roses, Perennial ...

blondmaiden 26.02.2001 · Read full review
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Review of RHS Good Plant Guide - Royal Horticultural Society

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CAN THEY DO THAT ? - MAYBE NOT

Advantages: Full of good advice and help with problems from buying goods to inheritance disputes.
Disadvantages: A Bit Pricey - Relates to England and Wales only.

In my review on the Readers Digest I mentioned about other items that are offered to you and said that the choice was yours, you either wanted it or you didn`t. There was no pressure to buy, only incentives to enter a competition for money ...

lukydug 04.05.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Can They Do That - Reader's Digest

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Treatment for what ails your house

Advantages: Some great tips given in a clear, easy to read style
Disadvantages: The book is mainly aimed at people who want to sell their home

Like most people who are poverty stricken, when it comes to decorating I have always done it myself. I’m not blind to the fact that I’m not the most competent of decorators, however, and need as much help as possible when trying to work a little DIY magi ...

ladybracknell 19.03.2011 · Read full review
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Review of House Doctor A--Z of Design - Ann Maurice

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Not 'make' exactly... more 'amend'

Advantages: Easy, you can add a Cath Kidston touch to items you own
Disadvantages: Doesn't show you how to 'make' things

...Having a mild obsession with Cath Kidston bags and cups and a creative flair when it decides to make an appearance, my wonderful husband bought me the Cath Kidston ‘Make’ book for mother’s day (my children are too young to buy things themselves lol!). ...

carlz2001 05.04.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Make - Cath Kidston

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Bringing a Garden to Life

Advantages: A truly wonderful, inspiring book
Disadvantages: None

Bringing a Garden to Life Years ago, with the use of powerful insecticides and herbicides, gardeners did their level best to try to ensure that their garden was, in effect, starved of life. There were of course, always those gardeners who cautioned ...

Martinscholes 19.11.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Bringing a Garden to Life - Jenny Steel

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