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A trawl though my faves

E. R. Gough "thebigfish"
 
American Psycho
American Psycho
"147 reviews on Amazon alone! Sure it's brutal, but the book is awesome!"
Cod: A Biography of the Fish That Changed the World
Cod: A Biography of the Fish That Changed the World
"If history was taught like this at school we'd all be history professors - a simply stunning account of world history - I dare you to find a better world history book!"
The Power of Gold: The History of an Obsession
The Power of Gold: The History of an Obsession
"A facinating account of our lust for all things shiny..."
Kitchener: The Road to Omdurman and Saviour of the Nation: "Road to Omdurman" AND "Savior of the Realm"
Kitchener: The Road to Omdurman and Saviour of the Nation: "Road to Omdurman" AND "Savior of the Realm"
"This really makes you proud to be British. We're just not made like this any more..."
The Pity of War
The Pity of War
"The only book you'll need on WW1. I was quite simply blown away by the depth, research and perception of this book. Magnificent."
Somme
Somme
"If you can't go to France or Belgium - read this. For what I owe, always and forever."
Brand Warriors: Corporate Leaders Share Their Winning Strategies
Brand Warriors: Corporate Leaders Share Their Winning Strategies
"A short review of current market leaders' branding strategies. A great business read."
The Anatomy of Motive
The Anatomy of Motive
"Chilling insight into the minds of some serious criminals. You'll be surpised how much you can grasp in this area..."
The Eight
The Eight
"First read this in 1989. A wonderful romp through time in search of a chess set... Just read it!"
Good Will Hunting [DVD] [1998]
Good Will Hunting [DVD] [1998]
"My mum hates this film - which is more than enough reason to put it in! Seriously, if this is a first time effort from Damon and Affleck, they should spend a lot more time writing for themselves..."
Somewhere Down the Crazy River
Somewhere Down the Crazy River
"This is the most inspiring fishing book ever written. And no, you can't borrow mine!"
Mendeleyev's Dream: The Quest for the Elements
Mendeleyev's Dream: The Quest for the Elements
"OK, OK, I admit it - I actually enjoyed chemistry at school - well someone had to! Actually a great historical review of elemental discoveries and their classification"
Gorecki:Symphony No.3
Gorecki:Symphony No.3
"The second movement is stunning - it will weigh you down or lift the world from your shoulders, just as YOU want it to. Masterful..."
Chilled Euphoria
Chilled Euphoria
"I really could have chosen any of the 17 CD's in the Euphoria series, they're all sublime - but this one just does it for me..."
Essential Billy Joel
Essential Billy Joel
"I don't care what anyone thinks, this man rocks my world! This is the album that everyone wants to buy when they hear it. Go on, admit it, you like at least some of his stuff!"
Situation Critical
Situation Critical
"This takes me back to Gran Canaria '97 - WOW! Was FREE large when the sun kissed the island for those two blissful weeks!"
Insomnia
Insomnia
"The argument starts and stops here. THE best dance track - period. Jesus, when that rift is blown apart the whole place always loses it! A subliminal moment in my life when I first heard it..."
Soul Of A Woman
Soul Of A Woman
"Just buy the album for the remix of A Friend of Mine at the end of the album- wow, wow, WOW!"
Out of the Blue
Out of the Blue
"Coming not long after Insomnia - strap yourself in! A truly wild rollercoaster of a trance classic! You'll have to nab a copy of the single, or else buy the album!"
Everytime [CD 2]
Everytime [CD 2]
"My closest secret... Listen to the Koglin remix. Everytime I close my eyes I DO see your face..."
Coupling: Complete Series 3 [DVD]
Coupling: Complete Series 3 [DVD]
"Could have chosen any of the three series. This is the funniest thing to have hit the telly in the last five years - and the girls are lovely, too!"
Anna And The King [1999] [DVD]
Anna And The King [1999] [DVD]
"Again, chosen for the wrong reasons - this is a great movie, and one where I get to stare at the mesmerising Jodie Foster for ages - a brilliant actress and proper eye candy!"
The Complete Blackadder - All Four Series [DVD]
The Complete Blackadder - All Four Series [DVD]
"Predictable, I know, but this doesn't stop this being the best comedy to come from Britan ever - better than Fawlty Towers by streets and streets..."
Gold - All Her Greatest Hits
Gold - All Her Greatest Hits
"Ashamed to say I bought this because I thought I ought to - I was right - it's great - I love the live version of Mack the Knife especially."
Favorites
Favorites
""My, my, my" is simply unreal, and there are some more stormers on here - try "maybe" for starters and then go onto to "where do we go from here?""