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Edwin: High King of Britain: 1 (The Northumbrian Thrones)
Edwin: High King of Britain: 1 (The Northumbrian Thrones)
Price: 5.03

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Superb! A cross between "The Eagle Of The Ninth and "Game Of Thrones", 11 July 2014
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This book feels like a cross between "The Eagle Of The Ninth and "Game Of Thrones". It has all the historical accuracy and descriptive feeling of "Eagle" mixed with the excitement of a real Game Of Thrones for the seat of High King Of Britain. One of the most enjoyable aspects of reading this book was that I learned a lot about the history of Britain during the time of Edwin, without feeling like I was reading a history book.
I would recommend this book to any fan of historical fiction as well as those looking for a series to read while George R.R. Martin gets round to finishing off book 6!


Xenocide: Book 3 of the Ender Saga
Xenocide: Book 3 of the Ender Saga
by Orson Scott Card
Edition: Paperback
Price: 8.00

2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Beautiful and thought provoking, yet fast paced and intense. My favourite fantasy sci fi book., 20 April 2014
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This book is extremely captivating and fast paced and pulls you in from the start. This book has extremely inspiring quotes and makes you rethink aspects of human life. It's especially interesting because you get to view human life from the point of an entirely different sentient being, so humans are judged from an outsider's perspective. I have really enjoyed this series due to it's diversity, they are always fast moving with lots of action, and at the same time are deep, philosophical and ethical.
Written by a 15 year old boy


Box Set (Hunger Games Trilogy)
Box Set (Hunger Games Trilogy)
by Suzanne Collins
Edition: Paperback

5.0 out of 5 stars great book!, 4 Aug 2012
This book is great. It is nowhere near as gory as everyone thinks, and you don't have to be a certain age to read it(but I recommend above ten).It has tension, action, hardship, and even romance in it. It is nice for both genders, so if you're a girl it doesn't matter. At first I didn't want to read it, so I started off thinking "after the first chapter I can stop" but I was so hooked in I couldn't even remember my name until I finished it!The second and third book are just as brilliant, maybe even better, unlike many sequels. I DEFINITELEY RECOMMEND IT!!!


Jonathan Livingston Seagull: A story
Jonathan Livingston Seagull: A story
by Richard Bach
Edition: Paperback
Price: 5.24

2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Very inspiring book, 4 Aug 2012
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This book is absolutely amazing.It is great for people of any age from 9(when I read it two years ago) to as long as you live.If you are ten, you'll love it. If you are eighty seven you'll love it. It is very inspiring for if you are not doing well at something and leaves you motivated to do your best. The story is about a seagull who keeps trying to achieve his goals, even if it means being chucked out of the flock, who won't give up. I DEFINITELEY RECOMMEND IT!!!


Nerf Nstrike Elite Retaliator Blaster
Nerf Nstrike Elite Retaliator Blaster
Price: 19.99

102 of 105 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars The best nerf gun of all times (so far)!!!, 3 Aug 2012
= Durability:5.0 out of 5 stars  = Fun:5.0 out of 5 stars  = Educational:2.0 out of 5 stars 
This is an amazing new nerf gun hitting distances of 75 feet!!! that is definately the best range for an n strike nerf gun so far. The new nerf retaliator is a (basically) refurbished, improved recon, and its definately a lot better than the old one.
The positives of this gun are:
looks epic
Shoots extremely far
shoots much faster than the others
very durable
smooth priming (unlike the old recon)
Customizable
Cool attachments
Very steady (because of the shoulder stock and assault grip)
generally badass

The negatives are:
Shoulder stock a bit too small.
Doesn't have slam fire like the other elite nerf gun (the rampage).

Overall this is the best nerf gun i have owned and i have owned some of the all time favourites like the spectre and the jolt and the maverick etc. i've also had the recon so i can say first hand this is way, way better. The range gets a 10 out of 10, the accuracy gets an 8 out of ten, (the streamline darts are never as accurate as the whistler darts) and the speed gets a ten ( i included this one because some guns are quite slow). The most impressive thing for me about this gun is its speed and the fact that you can shoot it paralel to the ground and it still reaches about fifty feet before it drops and hits the ground. Even if you are not ever going to try and hit some one 20 metres away, i would definately still recommend this for in the house battles or what ever you play because of its speed and accuaracy, the range power still helps massively in close battles because the bullets don't dip at all, so you won't have to make estimated shots based on how much it dips. Also your opponents won't even see the bullets coming before they are smacked round the face. i would definately recommend this gun ( i've said this loads already) and i hope this review helped :)
written by a 13 year old boy.
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Nerf N-Strike Jolt EX-1
Nerf N-Strike Jolt EX-1
Offered by Shop4World
Price: 6.11

4 of 5 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Perfect for anything :), 4 April 2012
= Durability:5.0 out of 5 stars  = Fun:5.0 out of 5 stars  = Educational:1.0 out of 5 stars 
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This review is from: Nerf N-Strike Jolt EX-1 (Toy)
I just bought this from Amazon and it arrived on time, in perfect condition. I have four other nerf guns and this would definately be joint first with the spectre, another five star gun. It is very smooth to shoot and load, it does not take effort to use the cocking system and due to the perfect simplicity of it, it never jams. Who needs a big 40 gun when this small, portable and just as powerful and accurate gun is available for so cheap? It is probably the best valued gun for its price you can get. I like to get the negatives out the way first so,
Negatives:

Cannot store bulets(a bit like the nite finder), but takes less than a second to load so having bullets in your pocket can sort that out.
And thats it.

Positives:

Small, compact and easily portable.

Shoots extremely far, I got forty feet unmodded.

As accurate as any other nerf gun, i can hit a door nob from about 15 feet, which is perfect for a close range gun (it can also be used as a long range gun).

Never jams.

Sadly this gun will always be branded as a side arm, which i still think it is, but it is a definate buy for anyone who has even a slight interest in nerf. For what it is i give it a 10/10. But for an overall gun i give it a 9/10, as it cannot hold ammo ( has no barrel or magazine).

Writen by a 13 year old boy.


NERF, N-Strike Spectre Rev-5, 19516
NERF, N-Strike Spectre Rev-5, 19516
Offered by MostWantedToyz
Price: 54.99

21 of 21 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Amazing, just a bit pricey., 3 April 2012
= Durability:5.0 out of 5 stars  = Fun:5.0 out of 5 stars  = Educational:1.0 out of 5 stars 
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The nerf spectre is probably the best all round gun, and it never jams or breaks, meaning you get your moneys worth with this gun.
I want to start with negatives to get them out the way so:
Negatives

A bit pricey, luckily i bought it before its price went up. But it's definately worth it for a product.

Only stores 5 bullets, but thats only one less than most nerf guns, so if you also buy the Nerf Jolt you will have the perfect combo. (the jolt is a mega powerful 5 pound pistol).

Positives

Durability is first class, never jams and has an improved cocking system to the maverick, its much somoother and won't get stuck when you shoot it.

Shoots incredibly far, it will clear 35 feet easily and the whistler darts whistle really loudly, something you don't normally get with other guns.

Acurrate, if aimed right it never misses, apart from weather affecting it.

Attachments, it is the only whistler dart gun that comes with attachments, making it almost a mix between the maverick and the recon.

Fun, you never grow bored of it.

To sum it up it is amazing and everything i mentioned is not an exaggeration. Do not try to mod it though, it shoots fine and when i tried to mod mine it actually shot worse.

Written by a 13 year old boy.


Nerf N-Strike Deploy CS-6
Nerf N-Strike Deploy CS-6

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Just get the Maverick..., 3 April 2012
= Durability:1.0 out of 5 stars  = Fun:3.0 out of 5 stars  = Educational:1.0 out of 5 stars 
This review is from: Nerf N-Strike Deploy CS-6 (Toy)
This Nerf Gun looked cool when it arrived, but it broke almost straight away. It choked out the bullets, and kept jamming them due to the rubish cocking mechanism. At first I thought I had bought an unlucky gun so I bought another one and the same happened. It just breaks straight away, even when handled correctly. Also, the flashlight is practically invisible and it's not stealthy in the slightest as all of its internals are clanking around when you hold it. To prove my point this gun cost about 32 pounds when it came out and within about a month dropped to 15. I did not have a one off gun because the majority of the people here agree with me. Just get the Maverick, it shoots much further and never jams. I remember showing my friends this big expensive gun and then watching their cheap mavericks clear about 35 feet whilst my gun dribbled out chewed up bullets. Do not get this gun. I am not a nerf enthusiast but even i could tell it's worthless.

Written by a 13 year old boy


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