Andy T

Helpful votes received on reviews: 90% (9 of 10)


Top Reviewer Ranking: 1,611,672 - Total Helpful Votes: 9 of 10
Hard Target: Faster, Grittier, Darker, Deadlier (C&hellip by Chris Ryan
5 of 6 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Its OK., 30 Jan 2012
I agree with the other reviewers, it's very readable fodder but you need to suspend belief and have a large pinch of salt handy.

I couldn't put it down until I hit Chapter 70, when the plot seems to go away with the fairies.
Come on Chris, a baddie with a bionic prosthetic arm that can remotely drive cars and control machinery up to a mile away and surf the internet `just by thinking it'.

You can do better than that - it's almost as if the last few chapters were written by someone else.
De'Longhi Classic CT04E 4-Slice Toaster, Cream by De'Longhi
This toaster replaced a Dualit - and I'm not impressed.

Firstly, the toaster is made of metal and gets very hot at the top and sides when in use. That must be where all the heat goes, because it takes an absolute age to make toast; Its almost like its on half power all the time and the bread is mearly sunning itself.

The timer is always on full - no point in any other setting - and I've never burnt any toast yet. Crumpets need to be done twice otherwise they come out raw in the middle!

Even when the toaster pops, you struggle to get anything out because the slots are too deep and the lever's don't allow you to lift the toast up. You end up burning your… Read more
Bic 1781 Whiteboard Marker Chisel Tip Line Width 3&hellip by Bic
4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Whiteboard Markers, 13 Dec 2010
A little shorter than expected but the markers work fine providing thick or thin lines depending on which way you hold them.

The ink dries very quickly and rubs off easily without leaving a trace.