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The Crown Jewels by Anna Keay
The Crown Jewels by Anna Keay
Beautiful, beautiful book. I bought it as a 90th birthday present for my aunt, but had a sneaky peak before parting with it. Aunty loved it too. The book has amazing photos but plenty of written detail too. What we all like about it is how you can pick it up, have a glance and set it down or, sit for an hour and read fascinating details. Birth scenarios give equal pleasure.
Scalibor Collar Large by Scalibor
Scalibor Collar Large by Scalibor
5th year I've used this collar for my Irish red setter on the continent. Wouldn't travel without it. I put it on her a week before heading away and keep it on for duration of summer, even when we come home. You can use Frontline at the same time. To date we have had no problem with any parasite other than the odd tick which has been easily removed. Wouldn't consider taking dog to continent without Scalibor collar.
The Marrying of Chani Kaufman by Eve Harris
.....very readable.
I loved the insight into a world about which I know nothing. The Kauffman family live in a very Orthodox Jewish London community, as closed, in its own way, as the Amish in the states. All the everyday, ordinary human traits are there - love, hope, envy, fear, joy, despair - despite religion being the basis of the community's way of life. I suppose I imagined that people living by their faith would live a life beyond all the negativities of secular life. But it's not like that at all. And of course, how could it be? In fact, some of the characters struggle hugely with moral dilemmas and personal/relationship issues, trying to resolve them in accordance with the… Read more

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