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Was God an Astronaut?

Advantages: A good read if you are into the mysteries of the unknown
Disadvantages: a couple of dates missing

First of all I want to start with the reason of why I read this book. Back in 1999 my Husband Darren landed a job that gave him a large payrise. After we had paid of our debts we found we had enough money left to take out first holiday abroad. Since we ...

paulpry118 14.08.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Chariots of the Gods? - Erich Von Daniken

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BACON AND EGG CUPCAKES OR THE REGULAR BUTTERFLIES?

Advantages: A great sized book with unique cupcake recipes and at a very reasonable price
Disadvantages: Some of the recipes are for those who have a lot of spare time on their hands

A friend of mine was given this book for Christmas. She passed it onto me just a few weeks ago because she knows I do a lot of cooking. Whereas she does not really have the time to bake. If ever I have spare time though baking is one of the things I do to ...

daniella2010 19.03.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Cupcake Magic - Kate Shirazi

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My fingers are turning green already!

Advantages: Wonderful pictures, handy information, lovely projects
Disadvantages: Doesn't show pictures of growing crops indoors

I recently moved flats into the top floor of a high-rise block. Still no house with a garden.. but we do now how our own rather sizeable roof terrace. I decided that I really want to plant a small garden up there and grow some vegetables, and I found this ...

ivytoad 14.03.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Crops in Pots: 50 Great Container Projects Using Vegetables, Fruit and Herbs - Bob Purnell

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Crops in pots

Advantages: Colourful and inspiring
Disadvantages: Garish bright yellow cover

...Bob Purcell and Hamlyn have produced a beautiful book in 'Crops in Pots'. With the recent upturn in people wanting to grow their own healthy fruit and vegetables, the book is aimed at people who don't have a lot of space, and shows just how many crops you ...

ciaofluffymuppet 05.12.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Crops in Pots: 50 Great Container Projects Using Vegetables, Fruit and Herbs - Bob Purnell

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Classic recipes from the Vegetarian Queen.

Advantages: Good value if you want classic and reliable recipes, good illustrations.
Disadvantages: Not many sweet recipes, some may find the selection of dishes too predictable.

I bought this book in the spring when I was in the happy position of having a large number of book tokens to spend. I have owned or borrowed a number of books by Rose Elliot over the years and I have come to associate her recipes with being relatively eas ...

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Review of Classic Vegetarian Recipes - Rose Elliot

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