Susannah C. de Carteret

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The Hunter [DVD] <b>DVD</b> ~ Willem Dafoe
The Hunter [DVD] DVD ~ Willem Dafoe
11 of 12 people found the following review helpful
Rarely does a film come along that moves me so completely. If you are passionate about wildlife, conservation and Dafoe (and Bruce Springsteen), watch it, but you will need tissues and a stiff drink afterwards. The tragedy is that this is the only animal ever to be lost to extinction in Tasmania, if indeed it has been made extinct, which remains in some doubt. As a huge Dafoe fan I think this is one of his finest films but the landscape and the scenery is a close second when it comes to starring roles. The book was highly acclaimed but actually I prefer the film even if it does wonder off the script. You will be gripped. It doesn't romp along like an Arnie movie or come with lots of… Read more
Micro Microlight Scooter - Pastel Pink Micro
5.0 out of 5 stars Super fast scooter!!!!!, 12 April 2012
My 8.5 year old daughter thinks this is the best scooter she has ever had. She says it is really fast, the handles are really comfy, and pink is of course her favourite colour. It is certainly big enough although she is quite petite for her age but there seems to be growing room too. It also looks very smart (she says).
The Little Blue Book, A Short History of the Grand&hellip by Frederic J. Burton
This is a wonderfully personal account of how one man was inspired (and inspired others) to embark on the herculean, seemingly impossible task of saving a virtually prehistoric creature, the stunning Blue iguana. I have seen them and they are amazing - they grow up to five feet in length, live as long as a human, and can only be found in the heart of Grand Cayman. Apparently BBC Wildlife described this as one of the most remarkable conservation stories you will ever hear, and it is true. The story starts in 1979, long before we ever thought about environmental issues, when Fred, a young British scientist, arrives on Grand Cayman and becomes intrigued by the Blue iguana. When, many years… Read more