1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
I decided to try a few new authors on kindle for light, action packed holiday reading and at this price - well...I figured I couldn't go wrong!
I was not disappointed. From the very first page you're sucked in to the story and hurtled forward right to the last page.
The characters and plots are well developed with enough 'twisty turnies' not to be transparent five minutes in.
I wont go into the story line as that could result in spoilers. However, its safe to say for a fast paced, easy read thriller with enough realism to keep most people happy... go for it.
There is just one small problem (with this book and Slow Burn being the two of his I've… Read more
7 of 7 people found the following review helpful
I liked this book. It is well written and the recipes are explained in an understandable way. The little bits of personal observations are great too.
My only conplaint is that there are no pictures - not one - only the one on the cover. Now, this isnt a problem as such except that I, like a lot of people, am very visually orientated. I find it easier and more appealing to have pictures. It also makes it more difficult trying to 'guess' what the final product should look like. As the instructions are quite clear, I must hope that I have got it right!
Dont let the no pictures angle put you off though. I think this is a valuable book for anyone wanting a good Italian… Read more
48 of 50 people found the following review helpful
I love recipe books, food, cooking and entertaining! However, I need to loose weight and was recommended to this programme by my lovely nutritionist. Hence, the purchase of this book, with a heavy heart expecting boring bunny food....
I was immediately impressed on recipet of the book. The cover is attractive, the book is well and logically layed out, its bright and cheery and written very well.
There is a good introduction on the theory of the diet as well as cooking methods, shopping, what to have in your fridge etc.
The recipes are lovely! I have to be careful with wheat and dairy so was concerned that I would be scabbling for usable recipes. Not so! Most… Read more