Peter Haig

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Helpful votes received on reviews: 84% (21 of 25)
Location: UK
 

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Top Reviewer Ranking: 3,187,488 - Total Helpful Votes: 21 of 25
Banana Boat Aloe Vera Lipbalm Spf30 4.25g by Banana Boat
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Desert-proof!, 6 Nov 2011
This stuff is great for men too. I took a tube when running across the Sahara, and it didn't melt. I take it skiing, and it stays soft down to minus 20C. No colour or gloss to it. Perfect for all outdoor activities from my experience. Expensive, but worth every penny.
Apache by Ed Macy
Apache by Ed Macy
5 of 8 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Outstanding, 28 Nov 2008
Wow!
I finished reading this at 1 am last night. I was gripped from the start. It has a really simple style, but manages to get in a great deal of technical stuff, moving and funny human stories, and a bit of background on the British Army presencein Afghanistan. The flying and combat sequences are great, and the final showdown is terrific. By far the best book on modern combat I have read for years.
Hyperion (GOLLANCZ S.F.) by Dan Simmons
Hyperion (GOLLANCZ S.F.) by Dan Simmons
15 of 16 people found the following review helpful
I can't believe "Hyperion" has not yet been reviewed. In my mind ( and several of my friends) Hyperion is the beginning of the best sci-fi series ever. It is wonderful! The first of the four, Hyperion, opens with a description of a very odd pilgrimage, and moves on to space opera. The characters are beautifully described. Each has their own short story as to why they should be there (and some of these shorts are prize-winners in their own right). I was gripped from the start. This book is epic in its scope, and magnificent in its ambition. I was forced to scour the world for the remaining 3 in the series having finished it. It combines drama, action, love, loss, and faith in one glorious… Read more

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