K A Byrne

Helpful votes received on reviews: 90% (188 of 208)
Location: London, England

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Top Reviewer Ranking: 26,730 - Total Helpful Votes: 188 of 208
Angelfall (Penryn and the End of Days) by Susan Ee
0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
Whenever I hand over my hard earned money for a book, I really want to enjoy the read. I want to be transported to and lose myself in another time and place. Angelfall took me to another time and place, but I never felt I wanted to lose myself in the story. I also have this thing that once I start a book, I finish it; always hoping that it will pickup/improve by the end.

I accept that this book is categorised as a book for young adults, so as a decidedly old adult maybe I was expecting way too much. However, I have over the years read a number of books supposedly targeted at YA readers and enjoyed them immensely, not so Angelfall. I basically agree with a number of other reviews… Read more
Swordfish 'Scribbler' Battery Powered Desktop Penc&hellip by Swordfish
4.0 out of 5 stars Perfectly adequate, 6 Sep 2013
Does what it says on the tin. Not sure how it would stand up to hard use, but for my occasional need for a sharp pencil, this in does just fine.
Martha Stewart Scoring Board 12.5"- by Martha Stewart
5.0 out of 5 stars Simply Brilliant, 14 Feb 2013
Had to order this from the UK as they are not available here due to copyright issues. This is cheaper than most of the inferior brands sold in the UK and with the FREE shipping offered by this seller, it's an unbeatable deal financially.

This is, in my humble opinion, the very best scoring board on the market. Light weight, very flat and most importantly has 1/8 inch markings in inches. Only criticism is that the scoring tool that comes with the board is too flimsy for my liking so I just use a 3mm permagano, embossing tool for perfect results.

In fact, I like it so much that I went back and ordered another one so that visiting family and friends have one to use when… Read more

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