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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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simple and inspiring

Advantages: nice big pictures with vivid colors
Disadvantages: could use more descriptions/details of spaces

This is one of those reads you don't want to put down until you've seen every page. I am an interior designer who would recommend this book for entertainment purposes or for inspiration on your own home. Each bathroom was unique. It includes pictures of ...

ilovethebeatles 15.06.2014 · Read full review
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Review of 101 Bathrooms - Good Homes

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Coffee table type book about allotmenteers, "Allotment Folk"

Advantages: The allotment holders featured in the book are all interesting characters
Disadvantages: It's very short and unfulfilling

Introduction Being known amongst my family as a keen gardener, I was bought this book by my sister as she’d seen it in a charity shop and it was in good condition. Bless her, it was actually on my Amazon wish list so I can now delete it and spen ...

StewwyB 03.12.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Allotment Folk - Chris Opperman

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Handy, Helpful tips

Advantages: Some helpful tips,Nice book to dip into
Disadvantages: Not all work

The Readers Digest Bubble wrap, banana peel, baby oil and beyond The Readers Digest Bubble wrap, banana peel, baby oil and beyond is a hardback book that I picked up from a charity shop for £1.50. The front cover depicts a banana peel and claims ...

Wisemind 02.12.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Bubble Wrap, Banana Peel, Baby Oil and beyond - Lisa Thomas

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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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