Mrs. E. E. C. Cole

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Location: Berkshire, UK


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The Shops by India Knight
The Shops by India Knight
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars What a fabulous book!, 29 Mar 2007
I wasn't too sure what I was getting with this book - a psychoanalysis of shopping, lists of places to go, or a novel about someone who shops a lot? - so went in with an open mind.

The great thing was, this book has all three and lots more. India Knight weaves her own story of falling in love with shopping through childhood and beyond through the fabric of the book, stopping off along the way to focus on certain topics such as how to deal with stroppy shop assistants, where to get your best organic veg and lots of tips for online stores. She doesn't limit you to fancy, high end London shops either - Argos pops up now and then, alongside the likes of Abercrombie & Kent for luxury… Read more
Bombon El Perro [DVD] <b>DVD</b> ~ Juan Villegas
Bombon El Perro [DVD] DVD ~ Juan Villegas
47 of 49 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Very refreshing!, 7 Aug 2006
As you will have seen from the other reviews, this is a story about a man who is given a dog in return for helping a stranger.

The story was very enjoyable, but what surprised me was how cynical I had become having been force fed Hollywood nonsense for so long and how I was pre-set to anticipate certain events or reactions. Bombon surprises you at every turn.

I thought this was a wonderful film. A real unexpected gem.

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