Kevin Phillips

A kiwi in exile, loving good music, books and movies.
Helpful votes received on reviews: 85% (17 of 20)
Location: Wiltshire, England
In My Own Words:
I'm a kiwi in exile, loving gadgets, books, movies and books.

Guitar, Gigs, Paranormal movies & series, books, travel, philosophy...


Top Reviewer Ranking: 173,030 - Total Helpful Votes: 17 of 20
Our Poems for Kids (Top of the Wardrobe Gang) by Melinda Kinsman
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Bright and engaging, 11 Feb 2014
I loved this book - I feel reading with children is a happy and important part of our relationship and I loved the bright colours and rhymes. This book is cleverly eye-catching and will build confidence and, I hope, a joy in reading. I was delighted to see an older brother reading it to his sibling to the obvious pleasure of them both.
Knit Nordic: 20 Contemporary Accessories Inspired &hellip by Eline Oftedal
6 of 6 people found the following review helpful
In "Knit Nordic" Eline Oftedal introduces iconic Norwegian patterns and helps us to apply them to a wide range of projects. I personally love the iPad/Tablet cover and the wrist warmers.

The book is written in a friendly easy to access style with sections on the fascinating history of the patterns, the patterns themselves and hints and tips on techniques. Each of the projects has clear instructions and is marked with a skill level. Some are nice and simple, whilst still looking great, others are challenging and yet the instructions are so clear you complete the project with a great sense of achievement.

The photography throughout the book is beautiful and captures the… Read more
Sherford's Lost Valley: One by One by Dee H. Dodgson
5.0 out of 5 stars Fur-endly Fun, 3 April 2013
The stories about the Dinkers are charming and fun. Well rounded little characters who sparkle with humor and a good dose of common sense. It's lovely to read about the Dinkers sticking together through thick and thin and... well lets not give away the story.

I've been delighted with the whole series and recommend them whole heartedly.

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