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Top Reviewer Ranking: 9,217 - Total Helpful Votes: 124 of 152
Wrap N Mat Red Gingham Reusable Sandwich Wrap by WRAP-N-MAT
5.0 out of 5 stars Clean and Green, 15 July 2014
Clean and green and less faff than plastic bags or wrap.
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4.0 out of 5 stars Useful notes pages, 15 July 2014
Useful to have the notes on the other page
Consumed: How We Buy Class in Modern Britain by Harry Wallop
A very funny, tongue-in-cheek look at how shopping defines class in the 21st century. Some of the (more humourless) reviewers seem to have decided that this book should be a serious piece of socio-economic research which is daft. That is not the author's intention. Although he has done quite a bit of research, Harry Wallop does miss a beat here and there but the accessible style and the humour make this an enjoyable read as well as a thought-provoking one. What is also endearing is that he does not stand back as the supposedly objective observer. He acknowledges his own complicity in the unprecedented materialism of our times.

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