Nicholas Horne

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Helpful votes received on reviews: 96% (69 of 72)
Location: Oxfordshire, UK
 

Reviews

Top Reviewer Ranking: 498,035 - Total Helpful Votes: 69 of 72
I'm Not Bossy, I'm The Boss ~ Sinead O'Connor
I'm Not Bossy, I'm The Boss ~ Sinead O'Connor
5 of 6 people found the following review helpful
Everyone should have a copy of this. It costs what, burger-and-chips for two, but it's just exceptional. A gorgeous record, energy honesty and soul encoded in the little bit of plastic like doesn't often happen. Fabulous.
A World Without Bees by Alison Benjamin
A World Without Bees by Alison Benjamin
64 of 66 people found the following review helpful
I read this wonderful book in one very long sitting; I really could not stop once I started. Having grown up surrounded, in my immediate family, by the 1950's acute nature-awareness of the early Soil Association days of Bob Waller and Harold Horne et al, it was like deja vu to me.
The authors have been very disciplined in producing a really worthwhile book; it is almost perfectly objective, and therefore above cheap criticism. They have worked immensely hard to source a huge amount of sound material, and they have taken the trouble to understand it thoroughly before using it in their book. And the mystery at issue is no less than how terrifyingly detached from truth we are becoming,… Read more