Sarah H.

 
Helpful votes received on reviews: 85% (106 of 124)
Location: Surrey
 

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Top Reviewer Ranking: 1,246,201 - Total Helpful Votes: 106 of 124
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time by Mark Haddon
1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Strange and wonderful, 30 July 2008
Written from the perspective of an autistic teenager named Christopher, this wonderful and engaging book is short, easy to read, full of insight, and touching. You will, however, find it irritating at times. But then, what great book isn't?

The plot revolves around the murder of a neighbor's poodle, rather gruesomely discovered, by the teenager. He trys to wrap his mind around who could have done this, and it will come as quite a surprise to the reader who actually committed the deed. But what is even more remarkable is Christopher's way of thinking--totally unlike a "normal" person yet somehow making sense. Filled with puzzles and odd references, this is a book to keep you… Read more
Trust No One: The Glamorous Life and Bizarre Death&hellip by Ted Schwarz
3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Good and bad, 30 July 2008
What you need to know about this book:

First, it is simply fascinating and a greatly researched book, taking you inside the world of Doris Duke and all that surrounded her. The authors have done a remarkable amount of research and really covered a lot of ground here. There are vast amounts of background on Duke's family and while you might think at first that it's not relevant, just wait for it is.

The book is sad in that it makes you realize that money doesn't buy everything. One thing I don't like about it and other books about this woman, is that they paint a portrait of someone who is completely vapid. Nothing could be further from the truth. Duke was an… Read more
Skechers Women's Bikers Luxe Ballerina Skechers
9 of 9 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Rare, 24 Jun 2008
Rarely have any shoes I've bought LOOKED so goo and FELT so comfortable. From the moment I put these on I loved them. They're amazing and I'm going to buy two more pair since you never know when you'll find a good shoe. IMHO they're absolutely stylish and I've had tons of compliments on them! Loved these shoes!!!!