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Pet Carrier Carrying Bag for pets Red-Pink/Black S-M - 002F/1501 - Size Mittel (M)
Pet Carrier Carrying Bag for pets Red-Pink/Black S-M - 002F/1501 - Size Mittel (M)
Offered by SixBros.
Price: £21.00

2.0 out of 5 stars Disappointed., 14 Jun. 2015
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It says medium but it's actually quite small. I have a very large cat 7kilo. It's also very hard to zip up the front panel when they struggle to get out. Not managed it yet. Also concerned it might not be secure for car journeys as usually strap the cat in with a seatbelt in the hard boxes. It was worth a go but not really suitable.


6" Fortune Cat Maneki Neko Waving Lucky Cat (many colours) (White)
6" Fortune Cat Maneki Neko Waving Lucky Cat (many colours) (White)
Offered by The Chinese Gift Shop
Price: £7.49

3.0 out of 5 stars Three Stars, 6 May 2015
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Recieved broken at the bottom


Duronic [Black] VC6 /B [ A Class] Bagless Upright Handheld Stick Vac / Vacuum Cleaner - FREE brush Head & Crevice Tool - Convert from Upright to Hand Held in Seconds! - INCLUDES 2 Years Warranty
Duronic [Black] VC6 /B [ A Class] Bagless Upright Handheld Stick Vac / Vacuum Cleaner - FREE brush Head & Crevice Tool - Convert from Upright to Hand Held in Seconds! - INCLUDES 2 Years Warranty
Offered by DURONIC

5.0 out of 5 stars Absolutely powerful little demon!, 6 Jan. 2015
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I bought this little demon as I had just moved into a small flat. I'm truly amazed! What a fabulous little vacuum cleaner! Easy to take apart and store and by goodness does it pack a punch! Absolutely the best money I've spent all year!


The Little House
The Little House
by Philippa Gregory
Edition: Paperback

4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Please don't watch the ITV adaptation, 2 Nov. 2010
This review is from: The Little House (Paperback)
I havent devoured a book within hours in years but I did, with The Little House.
Subtle, increasingly frantic and chlaustraphobic in a way no other book has managed before.
Oddly you don't really empathise with the heroine, Ruth. In fact, much of the book you want to strangle her for being either too petulant, or too weak, which is why this book makes for a great thriller! You're not sure of the outcome you want and it leaves you as confused of the central Charachter- Ruth. In fact all of the characters very plausibly think they are doing their best, given the situation. Not one of the charachters is inherantly evil, unlike the TV adaptation presents, but all quite believable as they behave in the way most appropriate to them. Guiltily you wonder, in your mind, if you wouldnt have taken the same action...
The ending was completely suprising however and you're left with an uncomfortable feeling. You're not quite sure if you agree with the outcome!
However, ignore the crude interpretation of the television adaptation. It has completely missed the point and the subtlety that only the book can privide.


Cannibal
Cannibal
by Lois Jones
Edition: Mass Market Paperback
Price: £5.19

4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars A thoroughly good read!, 13 May 2005
This review is from: Cannibal (Mass Market Paperback)
This book is an absolutely fascinating account of Armin, now one of the worlds most famous contemporary cannibal killers, and gives an extremely detailed account of his background and subsequent growing need to cannibalise a willing victim.
However, rather than just deal with the facts, it is almost possible, while reading each chapter to believe you're reading a fictional crime novel.
Lois writes as though she were actually privy to the actual thoughts and emotions of Armin and his victim before, during and after the slaughter and there are moments where you think, "well how would you know he felt that at that specific moment?"
Although this style does add weight to the events and momentum of this awful crime you occasionally find yourself irritated that facts have become blurred with Lois attributing thoughts and emotions that she couldn't have possibly known.
Regardless of this, I thoroughly recommend this book and, if you've never read a true crime book that will give you sweaty nightmares this one definately will!
And, as if the details of this crime aren't horrifying enough for you, the jury verdict is utterly incomprehensible!
Buy it.


The Amityville Horror: Pt. 1
The Amityville Horror: Pt. 1
by Jay Anson
Edition: Paperback

15 of 17 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Addictive, 8 Feb. 2003
The case of The Amityville Horror has indeed stood the test of time in terms opf real life occult stories. Anyone who has even a fleeting interest in the occult or stories of hauntings and the supernatural will love this book and become instantly addicted to the story which is by far superior to the subsequently made film. Jay Anson dispenses with hyperbole and dramatics to present the barest facs of the true story case. The story is gripping from the very first page and you may find, as I did, that it becomes a necessity perchace other two fictional books written on the story by John G. Jones who, although not quite as exiting to read as the origional Anson offering but still highy addictive and fascinating. There has been so much written on this real-life story of a well documented haunting and this book is an ideal place to start to wet the appetite. A thoroughy superb read.


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