Mr. D. N. Sumption

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Top Reviewer Ranking: 2,881
Helpful votes received on reviews: 89% (696 of 779)
Location: Sheffield, UK
Anniversary: 1 Feb
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Top Reviewer Ranking: 2,881 - Total Helpful Votes: 696 of 779
BETA Adult Terriers with Chicken, 2 kg (Pack of 4) by BETA
5.0 out of 5 stars Fewer farts is good!, 17 Sep 2014
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At first our lakeland terrier was a little sniffy around this but soon, as with any food, she was wolfing it down unquestioningly. We've definitely noticed that she farts less since she started eating it, so I would say that's a five-star result!
Showing Up: How to Make a Greater Impact at Work by Tim Robson
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Your whole life at work is spent in water. You are an iceberg. An iceberg that never left school. And that needs updating. You need to pull the plug, leave school and update your apps as soon as possible.

These are the central premises of this book. A mish-mash of metaphor, analogy and anecdote that manges to uncover, almost incidentally, some important truths, and then buries them deep within an iceberg. The author's over-reliance on analogy is made painfully clear in the first chapter, which tells you that you are like an iPhone, with dozens of apps that need updating if only you'd visit the App Store once in a while. I read through this thinking "but I have an Android phone… Read more
Plumen E27 Metal Set Plus Drop Cap, Copper by Plumen
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This light looks really great - the twisted bulb is stylish and bigger than most, and the simple copper chrome holder sets it off nicely. Installing it was a bit of a faff - unless you have a very high ceiling, you will need to but the cable, and it was tricky getting the remaining bits of cable to fit into the connectors. Once installed, it produces a decent enough light, though not particularly bright and not as low-energy as LED equivalents.

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