A. Howell

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Helpful votes received on reviews: 56% (10 of 18)
Location: Cheshire
 

Reviews

Top Reviewer Ranking: 4,439,597 - Total Helpful Votes: 10 of 18
Sex For Dummies by Ruth K. Westheimer
Sex For Dummies by Ruth K. Westheimer
6 of 10 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent book, 10 Feb 2009
A very useful book covering all aspects of the topic, in a friendly but not patronising tone.
White Peak Mountain Biking: The Pure Trails by Jon Barton
4 of 8 people found the following review helpful
A well presented book in a small convenient size, with a good selection of routes.
The two problems I have with the book are the maps: contrary to what other reviewers above have said, we found that the relevant OS map needed to be consulted several times en route, as the maps don't show many details - not showing whether a track is a minor road or a bridleway, leaving out the names of farms, side roads, and even landmarks such as youth hostels. Trying to avoid getting out the OS meant a lot of wrong turns and wasted time. The written directions were not enough to make it clear which was the right way.
Secondly, I find the tone of the book to be a bit patronising and annoying - at… Read more