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The Sword of Damocles

Advantages: A personal account
Disadvantages: A rather impersonal personal account

Elizabeth Bryan is a doctor, an expert in multiple births who worked with the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority and published books on twins and triplets. As you'd expect with a background like that she knows a lot about genetics but in the cas ...

koshkha 19.10.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Singing the Life: The Story of a Family Living in the Shadow of Cancer - Elizabeth M. Bryan

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Supper for a Song (and another song...and another)

Advantages: A couple of very good recipes, nice photography
Disadvantages: Pretentious notes, expensive ingredients, misleading title

If I told you that a cookbook called "Supper for a Song" includes dishes that call for the likes of scallops, wild salmon, sweet chestnut puree and pheasant you'd probably think I was barmy. If I'd have paid more atttention when I bought the book I'd have ...

fizzytom 28.05.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Supper for a Song - Tamasin Day-Lewis

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