Simon Denman

"Author of CONNECTED, a speculative science thriller"
Author of CONNECTED, a contemporary mystery thriller with a touch of science fiction and a hint of philosophy.
Helpful votes received on reviews: 91% (69 of 76)
Location: Birmingham
In My Own Words:
CONNECTED: Two men embark on a quest for truth leading them to question the very nature of existence.

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Top Reviewer Ranking: 11,891 - Total Helpful Votes: 69 of 76
Ruby in the Dust - Chick Lit Contemporary Romance by Julie Farrell
As someone who would not normally touch anything labeled as "Chick Lit" with a bargepole, Farrell's first novel is a very pleasant surprise.
A cleverly constructed story with complex characters and an intriguing plot, Ruby in the Dust offers far more than the label might suggest. With a fairly classic boy-meets-girl opening , you'd be forgiven for thinking it's just another - well - chick lit, but once you get a few more pages in, you start to appreciate an unexpected depth as well as some important underlying messages about how we might all live better, more fulfilling lives.
I'd therefore highly recommend you picking up this gem, dusting it off, and settling down for an… Read more
Apple 13-inch MacBook Pro (Intel Dual Core i5 2.5G&hellip by Apple
18 of 21 people found the following review helpful
Like most PC die-hards, I always balked at the price of the mac, especially considering that similarly spec'd PCs (from a pure hardware standpoint) were a mere fraction of the price.
But over the last few years as more and more people whose opinions I valued, switched over to Apple, I started to wonder.
So when I recently found myself in desperate need of a faster, more powerful laptop to run an IDE and web-server for a development project I was working on, I decided it was time to finally take a bite of the Apple.

So where do I start?
Yes, it's beautiful to use and to look at, but I already knew that.
It's MUCH faster than a similarly spec'd PC, but I'd… Read more
HTML & CSS: Design and Build Web Sites by Jon Duckett
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
This book was exactly what I needed.
Although I'd already picked up the basics of HTML & CSS, there were many gaps and so I found it useful to start again from scratch. But it's much more than a beginners' guide. The author leads you effortlessly from the basics to the very latest capabilities of these technologies so that by the time you're finished, you should be confident of achieving anything you want in terms of web layout and presentation.

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