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Samsung Galaxy S6 Case, "ICARER" Series Folio Flip Corrected Leather Case [Vintage Classic Series] [Genuine Leather] for Samsung Galaxy S6(Retro Brown)
Samsung Galaxy S6 Case, "ICARER" Series Folio Flip Corrected Leather Case [Vintage Classic Series] [Genuine Leather] for Samsung Galaxy S6(Retro Brown)
Offered by SLEO Accessories
Price: £16.99

4.0 out of 5 stars Very nearly perfect., 12 Jan. 2016
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First off this is a very nice case (ordered brown). Mine is for the Samsung S6. Looks, feels and smells like real leather. I'd have to agree that the cover probably won't be a massive help if the phone is dropped. No real padding and it doesn't fully encase the phone all over, although the phone seems very secure. The magnetic clasp works fine for me too.

Compared to what else is out there, and the cost I paid (£17), I'd say this is a near miss for 5 stars.


The World of Ice and Fire: The Untold History of Westeros and the Game of Thrones (Song of Ice & Fire)
The World of Ice and Fire: The Untold History of Westeros and the Game of Thrones (Song of Ice & Fire)
by George R. R. Martin
Edition: Hardcover
Price: £20.40

0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars As has been said elsewhere this is a very nicely illustrated companion guide to the series, 12 Jan. 2015
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As has been said elsewhere this is a very nicely illustrated companion guide to the series, it's not perfect however. I was irritated by the lack of a world map showing at a glance where places were in relation to one another. You do get regional maps for each of the seven kingdoms and a few other areas of note. You do not get much in the way of new 'reveals ' for the main story. Obviously Mr Martin wants to keep a tight lid on that whilst leaving himself room to manoeuvre, hence we learn little new of the White Walkers etc. Some of the background history felt a little dry and laboured, probably as Mr Martin hasn't really written much to give it that feeling of relevance to the main story. So in summary, very nice, could have been more.


Guardians Of The Galaxy [Blu-ray]
Guardians Of The Galaxy [Blu-ray]
Dvd ~ Chris Pratt
Price: £9.00

1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Great film. Austere packaging., 1 Jan. 2015
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Great film. Only given it 4/5 as the blu -ray came without any literature at all. Simply a case and dvd. Very minimalistic!


Guardians Of The Galaxy: Awesome Mix Vol. 1
Guardians Of The Galaxy: Awesome Mix Vol. 1
Price: £3.00

4.0 out of 5 stars Couple of songs I wasn't keen on, but generally ..., 1 Jan. 2015
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Couple of songs I wasn't keen on, but generally an up beat CD and a bargain at this price (£5).


Game of Thrones Sigil Coasters Set
Game of Thrones Sigil Coasters Set
by Dark Horse Deluxe
Edition: Accessory

4.0 out of 5 stars These are colourful coasters. Quality is ok, card ..., 17 Aug. 2014
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These are colourful coasters. Quality is ok, card on cork backing, fairly standard for these type of coasters. I had hoped they may have been a resin for the price. Hence the 4 stars.


Forces of Valor RAF Spitfire MK IX  England 1942  1/72 Scale Vehicle  Airplanes (WWII)85550
Forces of Valor RAF Spitfire MK IX England 1942 1/72 Scale Vehicle Airplanes (WWII)85550

4.0 out of 5 stars Nicely detailed model, 17 Aug. 2014
Nicely detailed model. You can choose wheels up/down, engine cowling open/closed. Bombs are option to add. The reason I gave it four is because I needed to shave off pieces of plastic to get one of the wheels to fit properly, and had to work on both engine cowlings to fit them and even then I'm not 100% happy with the result.


Canon PIXMA MX455 All-In-One Colour Printer (Print, Copy, Scan, Fax, Apple AirPrint, Scan to Cloud and Wi-Fi)
Canon PIXMA MX455 All-In-One Colour Printer (Print, Copy, Scan, Fax, Apple AirPrint, Scan to Cloud and Wi-Fi)

3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Easy to use., 16 Jun. 2014
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Decent printer. Inks are a bit pricey and the door trays seem a bit flimsy but it is easy to use and print quality is fine.


Lenoge® Extended 9cell Replacement Laptop Battery for Compaq Presario CQ32 CQ42 CQ56 CQ62 CQ72, HP Notebook PC G32 G42 G56 G62 G72, Envy 17; Pavilion DM4 DV4 g4 g6 g7 Series; fits: MU06 MU09 WD549AA WD548AA
Lenoge® Extended 9cell Replacement Laptop Battery for Compaq Presario CQ32 CQ42 CQ56 CQ62 CQ72, HP Notebook PC G32 G42 G56 G62 G72, Envy 17; Pavilion DM4 DV4 g4 g6 g7 Series; fits: MU06 MU09 WD549AA WD548AA
Offered by TradeMarket
Price: £13.27

0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Not a 'flush finish', 16 Jun. 2014
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Bought this as a replacement battery to keep our old laptop working for a bit longer. It did the trick, although it doesn't sit flush like the original battery did, which is irritating if you are used to working on a table top. Still, it wasn't a bad price and keeps the old laptop chugging along a while longer.


Rush (Limited Edition Steelbook) [Blu-ray + DVD]
Rush (Limited Edition Steelbook) [Blu-ray + DVD]
Dvd ~ Chris Hemsworth

5.0 out of 5 stars Great film, nice package., 16 Jun. 2014
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Treated myself to a 'tin packing' as I really enjoyed the film. Obviously you pay a premium but it came with Blu-ray and standard dvd, and does look nice on the shelf.


The Great Bazaar and Brayan's Gold: Stories from The Demon Cycle series
The Great Bazaar and Brayan's Gold: Stories from The Demon Cycle series
Price: £3.99

4.0 out of 5 stars Nice little add on to the series., 16 Jun. 2014
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Read the main books and downloaded these to kindle as an add on. Killed some time on a train journey. They are short stories all right, but add a nice bit of background to the main characters etc


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