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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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Excellent Caribbean Cuisine

Advantages: Good price. Easy recipes.
Disadvantages: Some ingredients are quite difficult to find.

This is a great recipe book for anyone who is willing to broaden their horizons and experiment with new foods. I started watching Levi's program on the telly and wanted to try many recipes he was cooking. I loved the idea of the scotch bonnet peppers bein ...

PREGHEAD88 02.10.2009 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Caribbean Food Made Easy - Levi Roots

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The Ultimate Cook Book For Blokes

Advantages: It Easy To Use And Understand
Disadvantages: none

...I have always been keen to learn how to be able to cook and when I got this book as Christmas present off my parents I thought that they were taking the Mickey out of my cooking skills. My inability to produce anything that was edible and that didnít look ...

martint1983 21.10.2004 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Cooking for Blokes - Marian Walls, Duncan Anderson

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cupcake heaven!

Advantages: easy to follow, photo for each recipe, turn out perfectly, good selection
Disadvantages: none for me

I've had 'cupcake heaven' by Susannah Blake for a few years now. I picked it up one Sunday morning wandering around John Lewis, and so I paid the full retail price for it which is £12.99. I normally buy books from Amazon so as not to pay the full retail p ...

michelley26 30.08.2013 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Cupcake Heaven - Susannah Blake

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