Dr. J. P. Wallington

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Helpful votes received on reviews: 76% (16 of 21)
 

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Top Reviewer Ranking: 1,136,639 - Total Helpful Votes: 16 of 21
Obsessive Compulsive Cycling Disorder by Dave Barter
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
As a "born again" cyclist returning to the sport/hobby after a number of years' absence it was great fun to read of the author's exploits as someone who started late but is determined to experience everything cycling has to offer from racing in an étape on a TDF stage to mountain biking in Wiltshire. The vignettes of cycling life are hilariously told and very entertaining. Barter is obviously an accomplished cyclist, and raconteur, but his exploits are tantalisingly within reach of the keen amateur. All in all a very funny book and an inspiration to get on your bike! Well worth the price, especially the Kindle edition.
The Handmade Loaf by Dan Lepard
The Handmade Loaf by Dan Lepard
15 of 15 people found the following review helpful
Beautifully presented and clearly explained. Every recipe I have attempted has turned out lovely: the resulting loaves have a better flavour and texture than any I have made from other books. A must buy for the serious home baker.

One word of warning though: this is not a book for those in a hurry. Many of the recipes require the use of a leaven (a fermented flour and water mixture) which can take a week to get started (and which needs periodic maintenance) and requires the resulting dough to be rested and proved for longer than in direct (yeast based) baking. A typical recipe starting at 8am will need attention at regular intervals until 12pm and then a 4 or 5 hour proving… Read more
Belkin TuneCast II FM Transmitter For iPod MP3 Pla&hellip by Belkin
0 of 5 people found the following review helpful
5 stars for being a nifty gadget, but only 1 star because you can't legally use it anywhere in the UK (or Europe, Africa, the Middle East or India) as it transmits in licensed spectrum. Amazon ought really to point this out as other on-line retailers do.

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