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Not Just About George

Advantages: More diverse than the title would have you believe
Disadvantages: None - unless you really do have a tortoise fixation

Sometimes we find books on our shelves that we've been meaning to read for a long time, and by the time we get around to reading them they may have lost their original purpose. It would be easy to assign this category to Henry Nicholls' tale of (probably ...

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Review of Lonesome George - Henry Nicholls

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A guide to your gardens other tenants..

Advantages: Clear and colourful photos, includes advice to attract wildlife to your garden
Disadvantages: None for me

I have always been interested in wildlife, probably because I grew up living in or near the countryside. However, since I got my allotment and started working as a gardening trainee, my interest has really grown. I felt confident at recognising most birds ...

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Review of Collins Complete Guide to British Garden Wildlife - Paul Sterry

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More interesting than listening to humans

Advantages: Simple, kind dog training method and a wealth of practical experience and advice
Disadvantages: None

We’ve had Monty Roberts, the Horse Whisperer (from his book ‘The Man Who Listens to Horses’), with Robert Redford playing him in the movie version – now we have Jan Fennell, the Dog Whisperer. I’d like to see Glen Close playi ...

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Review of The Forest People - Colin Turnbull

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Raindrops the size of lemons

Advantages: Magical
Disadvantages: It ended

...Do you ever wonder whatever happened to the characters in the fairy tales you were told as child. . . the ones that would make you feel all warm and happy inside? Somehow these feelings of wonderment seem to fade in direct proportion to responsibili ...

Trev15 13.08.2001 · Read full review
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Review of The Forest People - Colin Turnbull

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The Wolf In Your Living Room

Advantages: Some good tips for training a pet dog.
Disadvantages: Some methods may seem severe.

The Dog Listener "Learning the Language of your Best Friend" is a guide to learning the psychology of dogs in the hope that, with better understanding we can train them to be obedient, social pets. ABOUT THE AUTHOR Jan Fennell from Lincolnshire began ...

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Review of The Forest People - Colin Turnbull

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