Incredibly pracitcal, but with a stylish design, this fun planter can be used to grow smaller climbing plants for the allotment, balcony or garden. Ideal for...... more
Incredibly pracitcal, but with a stylish design, this fun planter can be used to grow smaller climbing plants for the allotment, balcony or garden. Ideal for things like runner beans, tomatoes and sweet peas, the kit comes with a printed growing bag (this one is of blades of grass with a ladybird), an inner lining bag, a set of three 1.4m tall collapsable bamboo canes and a triple cane topper.
Coats Duet ticket 100 Medium is a premium high-tech, 3 ply, corespun sewing thread made by Coats from the best quality polyester fibres. Provides outstanding...... more
Coats Duet ticket 100 Medium is a premium high-tech, 3 ply, corespun sewing thread made by Coats from the best quality polyester fibres. Provides outstanding sewing performance and elasticity. This 100% Polyester thread is recommended for synthetic fabrics or fabrics with stretch.
Advantages: A Great Book For Writing Tips. Disadvantages: The Story Itself isn't That Strong.
...Is it a novel or a book of writing tips? It's both actually, if you want it to be. On her website, the author says it came out of "discussions I had with my mother". So it is about a writer and her mother, but also about a creative writing class. Since Breen herself has taught such a class, parts of it are autobiographical, although she declares there is a lot of fiction woven in.
The story is...
Advantages: Some real gems Disadvantages: Some dross
...The book, The Mammoth Book of 20th Century Science Fiction is edited by David G. Hartwell. It boasts on the front cover: that it is: "The biggest and best science Fiction Anthology Ever Published". And there, as they say, is the rub. Is it?
Although I acknowledge that there are a great many good science fiction stories in this anthology, I would have to argue against it being the best. And as...
Advantages: Unusual, pleasant scent Disadvantages: Expensive
...Just after Christmas, Lush had a sale in which all products with a use-by date before a particular cut-off point (which I can sadly no longer remember) were on offer for half price. By the time I got to the store many of the products had gone, but there was a 100g bottle of the new Grass shower gel available at half the usual price of £4.75. The shower gel is also available in a 250g size for £9...