S. Gray

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Helpful votes received on reviews: 88% (50 of 57)
Location: Cornwall, UK


Top Reviewer Ranking: 3,119,802 - Total Helpful Votes: 50 of 57
ABC Products Samsung USB Cable Lead 370526 for Dig&hellip by ABC Products
5 of 5 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Doesn't work..., 21 Aug 2009
I purchased this item for my Samsung S1050 camera however, despite the fact that the listing clearly states that this USB cable is intended for this model, it does not work. The cable fits the camera but it does not acknowledge that the connection to the PC has been made and therefore is useless.

I am extremely disappointed.
Science Museum Giant Retro Space Hopper by Science Museum
44 of 46 people found the following review helpful
Other fantastic resurrections include care bears, love hearts and most recently of all the Wispa bar, however the coolest and most iconic of them all is the space hopper! Ungainly? - yes, it can be at times! Elegent? - most certainly not! Cool? - hell yeah!

My space hopper hasn't had a single moments rest since it has arrived! I've bounced all round the house and the garden, receiving a few odd looks from neighbours and a little disturbing for my black labrador who felt it necessary to bark at it all night when I first blew it up!

That reminds me! A pump that can both inflate and deflate adds to ease of use and means that it can easily be stored away - not that you… Read more
The Shadow Of The Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafon
The Shadow Of The Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafon
1 of 6 people found the following review helpful
Well, where do I begin?

I'm still reeling from having just read the final pages. It has been a long time since I have read a book that has really stirred my senses as much as The Shadow of the Wind did. Zafon's enigmatic and atmospheric style of writing means that you are transported into post-civil war Barcelona; your senses will tingle throughout as they are teased and tantalised throughout by his magnificent penmanship.

We follow the protagonist, Daniel, as he journey's from boy to man as he comes to terms with the experiences he underwent during the civil war and the death of his mother. One night, Daniel's father takes him on a journey that will change his life… Read more

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