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5 Nail Art Dotting Tools, Double Ended, Multi-Coloured, Marbling Tools
5 Nail Art Dotting Tools, Double Ended, Multi-Coloured, Marbling Tools
Offered by Magic&Gorgeous
Price: 1.98

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Fabulous!!!!!!!!:), 29 Nov 2012
THESE CUTE LITTLE THINGS ARE REALLY COOL! I must admit the price has gone up as i got them for thirty two pence but they really jazz up your nails.you can dot them,swirl them,even draw stars on them! definately reccomend this product!


The Facts of Life (Rachel Riley)
The Facts of Life (Rachel Riley)
by Joanna Nadin
Edition: Paperback

0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars FABBY DABBY DOOOOO!!!, 29 Oct 2012
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The book was originally my sister's, but I read it anyway. LUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUURVED IT!!! Was extremely funny. Hilarious! I was crying of laughter at one point! Reading the misfortunes of someone else's life has never been so funny!
But do not, I repeat DO NOT let children under at least 11 read it! Because it is very rude and talks of things that some children may potentially find... I guess you know what I mean! If you are buying this for anyone under eleven, make sure you tell them the facts of life first, otherwise they might start talking about quotes from the book whilst your eating dinner or at school, which will inevitably get them in trouble.
I would also advise you to buy the whole set, as only reading one of the set makes it torture not being able to read the next one. Hope I helped! :)


Professional Evo Abstract Steel HairDressing Scissors 5.5"
Professional Evo Abstract Steel HairDressing Scissors 5.5"

3.0 out of 5 stars Could've Been Better, 29 Oct 2012
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The Pink Tease Nail Art are pretty, but could have been better. They were tiny and very hard to hold on to. Some of them fell off before the first hour, but I must admit I am a very active person and that was probably the reason. Apart from that they're lovely. Very shiny and eye catching. Definitely wear these for a party, maybe not for normal day though.


Removable Vinyl Wall Sticker Mural Decal Art - Dancing Butterflies and Tree Branch
Removable Vinyl Wall Sticker Mural Decal Art - Dancing Butterflies and Tree Branch
Offered by bestchoice2gouk
Price: 1.89

4 of 9 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars WARNING! DO NOT BUY!, 28 Oct 2012
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I have for words that are vital if you are thinking of buying this thing.
Rubbish
Useless
disgracful
terrible.
This product is called a wall sticker. What they should have called it is a non-sticky sticker which just peels of after half an hour.I bought this with high expectations, but once it arrived I found out the following. It didn't stick. It was microscopic. And ripped extremely easily.It is appalling.In the picture there is a moderately large sofa in front of the design when it is on the wall.(Giving us the illusion it is ten times bigger than it really is.) It looks as big as the sofa. Unfortunately this is completely false advertising. In reality that sofa on the picture would be about 60cm long. In the small print at the very bottom of the page the dimensions are revealed to be 71cm x 51cm. I notice that other stickers made by this company are also behind furniture which obviously belongs in a doll's house. This is misrepresentation.May I also add that within one day of sticking these on the wall they have began to peel off. I really doubt they will make it to the end of the week.
I am digusted with this false advertising but my daughter does not want to return the product because she bought it with her pocket money and wants to use it regardless. What a rubbish item. Very disappointed with Amazon for allowing this.I know other people have said this item is fantastic but you must believe me when I say it IS FALSE!!!!
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New Moon: 2 (Twilight Saga)
New Moon: 2 (Twilight Saga)
by Stephenie Meyer
Edition: Paperback
Price: 6.95

3.0 out of 5 stars A Critic's Review, 27 Aug 2012
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***Many Spoilers!***

Well, where to begin?
First off, I missed Edward! He left by Chapter 4 (Page 69. After Jasper tries to attack Bella when she gets a paper cut at a big birthday party Alice threw for her, Edward decides he's not safe to be around, saying that it wasn't right for them to be together and that he's sorry for letting it go on so long. He says that he doesn't want her to go with his family (who he says leave because their ages (remember, frozen in time and all that) have outgrown their ages.). She does a bit of stumbling around the forest where he left her before Sum Uley picks her up and carries her home.
Here follows pages and pages of mild boredom. Not total boredom, but it's still bad that 282 pages aren't really worth talking about. Basically for months Bella is just a zombie. She goes to school, eats, does her homework, but she doesn't really live. Then she finds out that when she does something dangerous, she hears Edward's (always silky) voice telling her to stop, so guess what, she goes out and gets some motorbikes. She gets Jacob to try and fix them for her and she finds spending time with him heals 'the hole punched in her chest'. Then he briefly stops all contact with her and tells her that they shouldn't be friends, that he's dangerous and if she was smart she'd stay away.

De ja vu?!

She finds out his secret (that he's a werewolf) and he can confide in her that his pack have been hunting vampire 'Victoria'. Bella tells them that she is trying to get into the village to get to Bella, since Edward killed her mate James. She then has another Adrenaline rush / Edward hallucination doing some cliff diving. Then she almost drowns.

9 sentences to describe 282 pages...

It only picks up by Chapter 17 (page 351). When Alice comes because she had a vision of Bella drowning herself. WRONG. But sadly and tragically she has already told Rosalie who we find out later went to great lengths to TRACK EDWARD DOWN AND TELL HIM BELLA WAS DEAD, EVEN THOUGH SHE KNEW THAT HE WOULD KILL HIMSELF. Why??? So she and Bella set off to Italy to tell Edward that Bella is alive. Do they make it??? I'm going to spoil it so look away.

There are another two books so naturally she reaches him with seconds to spare. Then there is a quite exiting part where the Volturi decide wether they should live or die. Guess what???

Back home Bella has a hard time convincing herself that it was real and that Ed was staying now.

That's it!!

Overall I'd say a disappointing Twilight book with some exciting parts but when it wasn't an action scene it got very boring. Some would say that it is a very hard subject to write about, but she didn't have to write about it! What love story has the romance break up and leave each other? At the end of the book we are back where we started. Bella forgives him. Completely. WHY?? I don't understand Meyer's perspective on this one...


Cadbury Crunchie 40g (Box of 48)
Cadbury Crunchie 40g (Box of 48)
Offered by NANOBITS LIMITED (PROMPTLY DESPATCHED WITHIN ONE WORKING DAY)
Price: 29.38

1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Oh Yeah!, 11 July 2012
This is the stuff! After a long day, busy busy busy, this is what I always want to come home to! Sweet Honeycomb with milk chocolate coated around it. Just beautiful. My favourite chocolate bar. of course, I wouldn't buy it on here! Just pop to the local corner store! :)


Sprite Can 330 ml (Pack of 24)
Sprite Can 330 ml (Pack of 24)
Offered by E.U. Xtores
Price: 15.99

2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Mmmmmmmm!! :-), 11 July 2012
Yum yum! Sprite is always a treat! Fizzy and bad for you but all the same... It always leaves you thirsty for more!


The Glass Demon
The Glass Demon
by Helen Grant
Edition: Paperback
Price: 5.99

2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Thrilling!, 9 Jun 2012
This review is from: The Glass Demon (Paperback)
Even the blurb is enthralling for goodness sake! Read read read! The way this story is written and described is atounding and amazing. The detail is magnificent and the storyline is chilling and captivating.

The First Two Sentences:
If anyone were to ask me, 'What is the root of all evil?' I would say not 'Money' but 'Food'.It was food - specifically the lack of it - that killed my sister.

I mean, a serious case of Dom Dom Dom!!!
The rest of the story carries on in this mysterious manner with expertise. Totally readable for eleven year olds (my daughter is a utter fan) and it seems like an adult book, with grown up language and subjects.

I am a person that will spend all of their spare time with abook in their hand. I read a book a day - the local library is run off it's feet. What I'm saying is that I have a wide experience with every type of book. Very few of these books involve me like this one. I WAS Lin Fox at some moments. Feeling what she was feeling. My heartbeat quickened and my eyes sprinted across the page at the parts where Grant created tension, and BOY was there tension.

Storyline ***SPOILERS***
17 year old Lindisfarne Fox (Hates the name with a verngence so she gets everyone to call her Lin, even daunting German teachers.) was forced to live in Germany by her self obsessed father, who, after his job got taken away from him, wanted to get away from it all. He took up the proposal of an old friend to try to come to Germany to find the (supposedly mythical) Allerheiligen Glass, lost for centuries, but worth millions. It apparently holds Bonschariant - the glass demon who can stop the heart of any person who looks at it, but this doesn't detter him.
The First Death, on a journey to try and find their new home (A Castle), Lin stumbles across a dead body in an orchard. She was going to ask the man (who heer and her family thought was asleep) for directions. Tuesday (Step mum)soon exits the car after waiting for Lin to come back for too long, and she too sees the dead body. She then goes into histerics, which her father hears, so guess what, he joins them. (Older sister) Polly and (step brother) Ruben wait in the car. Lin's father refuses to report the dead man to the police and they carry on their journey, though Lin remains haunted.
The Second Death, actually dissapointing, due to lack of detail. Polly and Lin find blood on the doorstep, but that's it...
The Third Death, in a way rescues the letdown of the previous death in detail and chilling shivers. While on a journey with new found (and only) friend Michael, the two teens discover a lady screaming by the road. They investigate. Bad idea. Inside the cemetry which the lady is standing outside of is a grave. There is a body in the grave. Someone had positioned the body to be climbing out of the grave, with their decaying lips pulled over the rotting teeth in a maniac smile. ... ew.

Deaths follow, some of her family have narrow escapes. Some not so lucky. Lin must find out the truth, but at what cost?

The Finale in this book is in some ways touching, and in others, action packed gothness that's creepy to read. But the end is amazing, perhaps the best part, it will stay with me for a long time, that ending.

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Cadbury Dairy Milk Bar 45g (Box of 48)
Cadbury Dairy Milk Bar 45g (Box of 48)
Offered by Quasaro
Price: 27.00

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Way Too Expensive but BEAUTIFUL!!!!, 11 April 2012
I normally just buy a single Dairy Milk bar from the co-op, but I love the taste. Such silky smooth chocolate that melts in the mouth (dribble dribble). Attractive wrapping and an added bonus of it being Fairtrade. You can get the single bars for about a pound anywhere and it's well worth it for two minutes of pure pleasure!


Smarty Pants (Wii)
Smarty Pants (Wii)
Offered by Bonkers4Bargains!
Price: 19.95

4.0 out of 5 stars All you Brainboxes!, 29 Mar 2012
= Fun:5.0 out of 5 stars 
This review is from: Smarty Pants (Wii) (Video Game)
If you'd like to brush up on your general knowledge, then this game is great! I love it!

Solo mode is a question of reading the question and answering it in as short time as possible, getting a couple of seconds extra if you get four in a row. Sadly, this is the only mode where you can't have your own Mii; since it's solo mode, you can't save your porgress like you can on all the other modes. This is a little pointless in my opinion and would be a real let down for those with only one remote.

Family mode is one that you can have one wii remote for and just pass it around, or you can have multiple remotes. This co-orperative play, the players take it in turns, and they sometimes have to dance or wave or jump or shake to slow down the timer, which you can set to medium, low, or fast speed. You can also choose the amount of questions you are aiming to get right in the set time, 10, 15 or custom.

Friends mode involves being the first one to buzz in to answer the question correctly. You select your age (as on all of them) and the questions are tailored to the age that you put in, therefore not too hard or easy. When you buzz in (by pressing A and raising your hand), it's only then that you can see the four possible answers. You hold A and spin the remote to spin the wheel which selects the catagory. Science and Nature; The World; The U.K.; Art and Literature; Food and Drink; T.V. and film; Music and Sports and games are the catagory's.

It's a good brain workout, for young or old, and I recommend it. Sorry Amazon, but it should really be ALOT cheaper. I got it from CEX for 4, and that's a bit of a bargain really. I suggest you find it somewhere else - 34 is a rip-off.


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