Mr. D. Burrell

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Helpful votes received on reviews: 93% (70 of 75)
Location: UK
 

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Top Reviewer Ranking: 153,557 - Total Helpful Votes: 70 of 75
The Reason I Jump: One Boy's Voice from the Silenc&hellip by Naoki Higashida
I have read many books on this topic and will probably read many more - but this one is quite different from the rest. It is non-technical and easy going, it is well written, engaging and challenges the myth that autistic people are soulless robots that lack empathy and insight.
The most interesting parts for me were the bits that challenged my stereotypical and over generalised views such as - visual timetables -these are not always as helpful as they may seem (NAS please take note!). I like the way that he describes being inside a body that does not always do what he wants it to and finally his message 'please do not give up on us!' even when making demands may illicit challenging… Read more
The Bud Shank Quartet (feat. Claude Williamson) [R&hellip <a href="http://www.amazon.co.uk/Shank-Quartet-Claude-Williamson-Remastered/dp/artist-redirect/B00A37W170">The Bud Shank Quartet</a><span class="byLinePipe"> | </span><span class="byLinePipe">Format:</span> MP3 Download
1 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Smooth sounds, 19 Jan 2013
This is a lovely set of smooth of classic tunes, beautifully played. Highly recommended. My personal favourite is a beguiling version of Nature Boy where Bud plays the flute - sheer delight!
The Legendary ~ Mel Torme
The Legendary ~ Mel Torme
2 of 3 people found the following review helpful
What a shame ! great music and songs but the sound quality is so poor and muffled that it's hard to enjoy, avoid this CD

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