M. N. Walsh

Helpful votes received on reviews: 64% (108 of 168)
Location: Helsinki, Finland


Top Reviewer Ranking: 29,187 - Total Helpful Votes: 108 of 168
Original Album Series ~ Roberta Flack
Original Album Series ~ Roberta Flack
0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
I was torn between giving this three and four stars. In the end I decided on three because I already had the third album and thus was forced to make a decision based on the fact that for me the first two albums are very good (not all the tracks, but enough of them) whereas the last two albums are not.

So despite the good price for the set which was pushing me in the direction of four stars, the fact that I shall only be listening again to half the albums makes it three.

It's difficult to put into words why the first two albums (and the third) are good but I suspect it's because there are some beautiful renditions of modern classic songs whereas the last two albums in… Read more
Have a Nice Day: A Journey Through Obama's America by Justin Webb
I like books by foreign correspondents reporting on the odd idiosyncracies of the country they are stationed in. I've read and enjoyed books by an Italian posted to the UK; a German posted to Sweden and a Finn posted to Russia. All take the point of view of a foreigner reporting on the oddities of a country he/she is temporarily living in.

When I saw this book in a UK bookshop on a trip to the UK - heavily reduced to virtually nothing - I did a quick check of a couple of pages; found they were the expected "Americans are odd" and bought it.

I found it very hard going because most of the book was about how they are NOT odd and the prose wasn't therefore the usual… Read more
Acer TravelMate B113-E 11.6-inch Laptop (Intel Cel&hellip by Acer
1 of 3 people found the following review helpful
I came here looking for comments on the Acer Travelmate B113-E which is the product listed and which local information says is *dual-boot* Windows 7 / Windows 8

How come therefore both reviews are of a 5nn model?

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