Terry Wilson

Helpful votes received on reviews: 55% (11 of 20)


Top Reviewer Ranking: 872,253 - Total Helpful Votes: 11 of 20
Aston Villa: On Cigarette and Trade Cards by Derrick Spinks
As a newcomer to collecting these cards, I was delighted to stumble across this book and hoped it would be a definitive guide to the Villa cards published down the years. Perfect for a newby collector like me. Sadly, it is not that sort of book. It is a photo album of the author's own collection, but with no - and I mean no - annotation. There is no info on the illustrated cards at all, for example no year of issue, no indication of whether a full set of Villa cards is pictured, and no knowing if there are other sets out there which are not in the author's personal archive. There's no checklist or index of any kind, and one doesn't even know if the cards - all printed here in black and… Read more
Randy Scouse Gits: The Sex Lives of The Beatles by Danny Friar
3 of 12 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Amateurish rubbish, 8 Nov 2013
Sifting through the preview, the author boasts of how many books he's read, people he's met, how much he's written and so on. You might think that if he wanted to write such smutty bit of garbage about people he never knew, he may at least know the basic facts. So this is the FIRST paragraph he writes:

"Since the early 1960s every man and his dog have written about a rock group from Liverpool that made it big. [Really? Everyone was writing Beatles books in the 60s?] For nine years they ruled the pop charts [That's seven years], they has 18 number one singles [they had 17], and 11 number one albums. They played to sold-out audiences across the globe, they have sold billions of… Read more
Intenso 6002510 320GB Memory Station USB 2.0 5400r&hellip by Intenso
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent, 16 Jan 2013
Really pleased with this after a few months use. Simple, light, easy. No fuss, no problems. Can't say much more! Does what you'd want it to do.