R. Oppenheimer

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Red ~ Taylor Swift
Red ~ Taylor Swift
3 of 4 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Who woulda thunk it?, 8 April 2013
Taylor has been trying this country pop crossover thing for three albums now, and this time, she nails it. The album improves with every listen, and it has been getting a LOT of air play round mine. The opening track is just unbelievable. If U2 had written State of Grace, everyone would be saying "sacre bleu, this is their masterpiece!". Then we have a succession of gems leading up to The Lucky One, my personal favourite. Taylor can still do achingly beautiful country ballads, as demonstrated by I Almost Do. The pop tracks which have been released will be well known - We are never getting back together, 22 and Trouble, and they are genuine pop classics which it is difficult not to turn the… Read more
The Advantage: Why Organizational Health Trumps Ev&hellip by Patrick Lencioni
4 of 5 people found the following review helpful
Clearly, there are some business leaders who are more progressive than others. In my company we have some modern people who understand the value of teamwork, integrated strategy and communication. We also have dinosaurs who think anything that does not involve deal-making is just HR rubbish. This book is going to be massively helpful to both. For sceptics, it will be refreshing because it studiously avoids the touchy-feely stuff. And for those who understand the benefits of organisational health, this book will still be full of useful tips.
Faking It by Lotte Daley
Faking It by Lotte Daley
4 of 7 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars warm and witty, 13 Oct 2011
Loved this book - a perfect curl up, laugh out loud, well paced read. Really looking forward to further tales from this warm and witty writer.