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Every cloud has a photographer's lining

Advantages: Unusual subject matter, amusing, nice arrangement of photos
Disadvantages: Some may dislike the "postcard" format

“NOT ANOTHER LAKE DISTRICT PHOTO COMPILATION?” Let’s face it, there are coffee-table books a-plenty about the Lake District. Pile them on top of each other and they would tower above Scafell Pike, right? Most contain a fair number of stunning photograph ...

2mennycds 15.09.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Rainy Days in the Lake District - Val Corbett

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Our stunning shoreline

Advantages: Superb images with excellent accompanying text
Disadvantages: There are too many places to visit!

...Britain's coastline is around nine thousand miles long. Perhaps a lot of people who wish to spend a holiday on Britain's shores would simply be looking for a sandy beach to stretch out on, where the children can paddle safely in the water. “The Living Coa ...

denella 19.02.2012 · Read full review
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Review of The Living Coast - Dae Sasitorn

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A tasty quest

Advantages: An irresistible confection of gastronomy, travel and history
Disadvantages: Leaves one hungry for more

...What a delicious book this is, if an impossible one to categorise. Al Dente is not a cookery book, although it contains over thirty recipes. It’s not a travel book, although it follows the author’s trail all over Italy, illustrating the itinerary with ...

torr 29.01.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Al Dente - William Black

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Beautiful pictures from around the world in one stunning book

Advantages: Beautiful, Amazing images, large and simply set out.
Disadvantages: Perhaps a little pricey but look around for deals on the internet

This book is simply stunning. Perfect for leaving out on your coffee table for it's sure to impress as well as being highly engrossing! I could spend hours looking at this beautiful book and its super photographs. Laid out and divided into sections; each ...

Kielly 08.04.2010 · Read full review
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Review of One People - Many Journeys - Lonely Planet

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Haunted Castle and Spooks

Advantages: Enjoyable book about the paranormal
Disadvantages: Nothing

I love the book Haunted Castles of Britain and Ireland which was written by Richard Jones. This book was given to me as a gift a little while ago and is a joy to read. I love to read about the paranormal as it is one of my pastimes and I have friends wh ...

randy_edith 27.12.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Haunted Castles of Britain and Ireland - Richard Jones

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