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The World of Agatha Christie: The Facts and Fiction of the World's Greatest Crime Writer
The World of Agatha Christie: The Facts and Fiction of the World's Greatest Crime Writer
by Martin Fido
Edition: Hardcover

1.0 out of 5 stars I have been very disappointed. Not only does it lack any real substance, 15 Mar. 2015
I was really looking forward to reading this. I have been very disappointed. Not only does it lack any real substance, it is poorly organised and apparently put together with the pure purpose of making money from Agatha Christie fans. Some of the photos used are random, to say the least, and it contains several contradictions and inaccuracies (on one page it says Poirot had no detecting experience prior to Styles, whilst on the next page it notes Poirot's previous job as a Police Detective in Belgium!) My recommendation would be don't waste your money.


Frankie Says Relax T Shirt - Mens / Unisex White Loose Fit tshirt (XX Large)
Frankie Says Relax T Shirt - Mens / Unisex White Loose Fit tshirt (XX Large)
Offered by 123t
Price: £10.76

4.0 out of 5 stars Four Stars, 28 Oct. 2014
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Perfect for 80's themed party, print quite plastic-y as previous reviewer mentioned.


CHOOSE LIFE Wham Retro 80s T-Shirt Fancy Dress Trainspotting George Michael
CHOOSE LIFE Wham Retro 80s T-Shirt Fancy Dress Trainspotting George Michael
Offered by Shop4yoo
Price: £12.99

4.0 out of 5 stars Four Stars, 28 Oct. 2014
Was perfect for 80's themed party


An Outdoor Book for Girls
An Outdoor Book for Girls
by Lina Belle Beard
Edition: Hardcover

2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars A real classic!, 26 Aug. 2008
This book was a real hoot. Bought for my 11 year old daughter, she found the language difficult to get on with, but my husband and I really enjoyed marvelling at how things have changed. Worth pointing out that it's original 1915 publication makes some of the ideas in it irrelevant or even potentially dangerous (The method of resuscitation for example is more than a little dated). This would make an ideal gift for an older guide or even a guide leader, but to be read these days with tongue firmly in cheek!


The Bone People
The Bone People
by Keri Hulme
Edition: Paperback
Price: £7.99

13 of 16 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars truly stunning, 24 July 2006
This review is from: The Bone People (Paperback)
I first read this book at sixth form, and whilst the enforced reading I endured there seemed to breed a natural ill will against the titles we were given, the Bone People rose above this to become one of my favourite books of all time. testament to this is the fact that, having just re-read it for a tenth time, it is the first book I've felt compelled to review.

The characters capture you, the language seduces you - the whole thing just blows your mind. A worthy booker winner. Read it.


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