Stuart Cane

Helpful votes received on reviews: 78% (88 of 113)
Location: Wales


Top Reviewer Ranking: 613,814 - Total Helpful Votes: 88 of 113
Whatever Happened to Harold Absalon? by Simon Okotie
1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
How often is it that you pick up a book and find it's something brand new, something you can't pigeonhole into a convenient category or say it's "a bit like that book by so-and-so"?

Simon Okotie has the rare distinction of creating just that - a book written in a style like no other. We see the world through the eyes of Marguerite as he investigates the disappearance of the mayor's transport advisor, Harold Absalon.

Every step that Marguerite takes (quite literally) leads to his questioning of every decision he makes and every assumption that underlies his thought processes and the very nature of the world around him. Should he follow Harold Absalon's wife by taxi or… Read more
Submarine [Original Songs] ~ Alex Turner
Saw the film last night and liked the way the film used the music - not just a snippet incidental to a scene but full songs that worked with the film. Each one works well with the film as well as being a great song in its own right.

Loved the film so I'll now rush to my local record store (sorry Amazon!) to buy the soundtrack
Greenpeace Wall Calendar 2011 by Workman Publishing
Greenpeace Wall Calendar 2011 by Workman Publishing
9 of 9 people found the following review helpful
I've bought my wife a Greenpeace calendar every year for at least 10 years. Guaranteed stunning photography as well as some thought-provoking information about an environmental issue each month. Haven't seen the 2011 calendar yet but the last 10 years have told me that I won't be disappointed!