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Budapest (Lonely Planet City Guides) by Stephen Fallon
3.0 out of 5 stars Bit disappointed, 20 Mar 2014
I have had Lonely Planet guides in the past and always thought highly of them. I bought this second hand for 1p plus a couple of pounds P&P. I was disappointed by the format of the book, specifically the 'things to do/tourist attraction parts' - the facts for visitors, when to go, how to get around, where to eat were good sections. There are long tracts of text describing walking tours which take a while to wade through to get to the detail, I would have preferred the key sites/attractions to be described on their own under their own headings rather than within one of several 2 page monologues. Also the photos were very sparse. The maps were useful and the information was pretty good,… Read more
Murder at Mansfield Park by Lynn Shepherd
Murder at Mansfield Park by Lynn Shepherd
6 of 7 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Disappointing, 27 Dec 2013
I only made it a quarter of the way through this, was very disappointed by it. The writing style was ok but sometimes the author was trying too hard to emulate Austen and falling well short. That I could forgive, but there was poor characterisation and plot and I found it boring. The author has changed the characters completely, so Fanny is a haughty rich beauty and Edmund is the arrogant son of Mrs Norris. Why bother using the characters from the novel and then completely changing them to make them unrecognisable? The character development was also very poor and I didn't care about any of them. I found the plot slow and shambolic, copying bits from the source novel eg. the play but… Read more
MaByLand Kitty Rattle by MaByLand
MaByLand Kitty Rattle by MaByLand
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Perfect kitty rattle, 16 May 2012
I was after a baby rattle in cat form and this came up on the search, it's a really good quality rattle and comes in a nice presentation box. Definately worth the price and postage was very swift.

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