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The Etty mah whudja ma call it

Advantages: lots of pub quiz knowledge, really really interesting
Disadvantages: a little bit too presumptious

...Itís March. Iím still recovering from the deluge of books and media I received for christmas. I still have nearly 7 months worth of a New Scientist subscription to get through, at least three box sets (each containing more than 5 seasons) and a pile of ...

ryanando 24.03.2012 ∑
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Review of The Etymologicon: A Circular Stroll through the Hidden Connections of the English Language - Mark Forsyth

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Fan-frigging-tastic

Advantages: So much information, and so entertaining
Disadvantages: Not a single one

I like words. Words are awesome. End of. But I also like trivia. I like knowing things that perhaps other people don't, and helpfully passing on this knowledge to them. So a book about word-related trivia is just a win-win, and this one is so good I think ...

zoe_page 07.01.2012 ∑
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Review of The Etymologicon: A Circular Stroll through the Hidden Connections of the English Language - Mark Forsyth

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A Little Toe By Toe Help For Dyslexia........

Advantages: Amazing results
Disadvantages: Can be monotonous

My daughter, Erin, who attends a rural primary school with a school role of only 43 is now 10 and in primary 6 and has always struggled with her reading and spelling. Right from primary 1 she just didn't seem to be able to retain simple everyday words th ...

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Review of Toe by Toe: Highly Structured Multi-Sensory Reading Manual for Teachers and Parents - Keda Cowling

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Biggest Secret - Is Icke maniac or magician?

Advantages: Interesting thoeries, challenging information
Disadvantages: Hard to read, some rather odd theories dropped in

...Mad or Magician? DAVID ICKE ? For those who know him, David Icke can induce two different responses. 1. Madman. Said he was the son of God and went through a very long and sad shell-suit phase (I know many others) 2. Is currently uncovering the b ...

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Review of The biggest secret - David Icke

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"the book that will change the world?"

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Thats what it says on the cover anyway, and any book that claims to be that powerful is worth a second look. But first the author. David Icke is a very controversial figure, from a sportsman and sports commentator to a self claimed son of a higher being a ...

steerpyke 16.10.2004 ∑ Read full review
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Review of The biggest secret - David Icke

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