Mrs. J. Willis

"Jane W"
(REAL NAME)
 
Helpful votes received on reviews: 94% (46 of 49)
Location: UK
 

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Top Reviewer Ranking: 372,618 - Total Helpful Votes: 46 of 49
BIC For Her Medium Ballpoint Pen (Box of 12) - Bla&hellip by Bic
35 of 36 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Confused, 28 Aug 2012
..... I really can't work out what to do with this product. it doesn't seem to work at all. Where am I supposed to put the batteries?
The Last Summer by Judith Kinghorn
The Last Summer by Judith Kinghorn
2 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars The Last Summer, 27 Aug 2012
This book took me by surprise. I'm not a huge fan of love stories, and was rather expecting just that. But the love story -or rather storIES - are just part of a much more complex and addictive book. It is not just a work of fiction but a powerful illustration of how the whole British class structure was changed by the First World War.

At times I found myself thinking, "Why do these people not just TALK to each other?" - especially Clarissa and her mother - and then I realised that the traditional British stiff upper lip, and the understanding that certain things were "just not done" or at least just not talked about in certain sections of British Society were still prevalent at… Read more
Stephanie Alexander's Kitchen Garden Companion: Di&hellip by Stephanie Alexander
6 of 6 people found the following review helpful
My husband and I are sharing this book - he is a keen gardener and I am a keen cook so it is an ideal book for both of us. Although the gardening advice means little to me, I love the recipes in the book. There are so many recipes that this would be a vauluable guide to cooking produce in season even if you had no garden at all. I was particulary impressed with the range of simple but effctive dishes included - not many of us have hours to spare for cooking everyday meals - and the delicious twists on traditional dishes from all over the world.

Now I'll hand over to my husband who has been reading the gardening sections of the book:

Stephanie Alexander is not someone… Read more

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