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The Castle Crime (A to Z Mysteries Super Editions)
The Castle Crime (A to Z Mysteries Super Editions)
by Ron Roy
Edition: Paperback
Price: £4.63

2.0 out of 5 stars I was recommended this series of books (which goes from A-Z) by ..., 29 Aug. 2017
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I was recommended this series of books (which goes from A-Z) by my son's teacher at school. I bought a few of them. Overall, the stories are fine but I would comment that the characters, situations and vocabulary used is very American. I have absolutely nothing against Americans but I would like my children to read books in English (and let's face it there are a lot of good authors like Roald Dahl who are excellent users of English grammar and idiom). Americans and Americanisms are fine but I somewhat balk at being corrected by my son when I say that the date is "the 13th of October two thousand and seventeen", which apparently is completely wrong and the date is "October 13 two thousand seventeen".

Hey there... high five!... nice job! way to go!... etc etc. Educatin' 'ems sure gonna be difficult.


FoxHunter Patchwork Tub Chair Fabric Vintage Armchair Seat Dining Room Living Bedroom Office Furniture PC066
FoxHunter Patchwork Tub Chair Fabric Vintage Armchair Seat Dining Room Living Bedroom Office Furniture PC066

5.0 out of 5 stars the price and the build quality means that its the kind of chair you can put in a bedroom or spare room or would be good for kid, 21 Jun. 2017
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How anyone can possibly make a chair which is this bright, well made and decorative for the price is absolutely beyond me. I chose the design to brighten up a corner of a room and it was delivered within a couple of days. It is not an arm chair that I would sit in for hours and hours, and one couldn't say that it was "Designers Guild" but then, the price and the build quality means that its the kind of chair you can put in a bedroom or spare room or would be good for kids, and for well under £100. Bonkers.


SIMBR Wrist Blood Pressure Monitor for Home Use with Large Cuff, Digital Electric Sphygmomanometer BP Tester Machine Meters, 2 User Modes Each with 90 Memory Capacity
SIMBR Wrist Blood Pressure Monitor for Home Use with Large Cuff, Digital Electric Sphygmomanometer BP Tester Machine Meters, 2 User Modes Each with 90 Memory Capacity
Offered by SuperStore2014
Price: £32.99

3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Extremely good little device, 26 April 2017
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Extremely good little device. Really easy to use. Accurate (compared with an upper arm measure taken at the same time, cheap, batteries seem to last well. Very good value would not hesitate to recommend


Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator (Charlie Bucket Series Book 2)
Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator (Charlie Bucket Series Book 2)
Price: £4.99

1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Audio book heaven, 24 April 2016
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Clearly I am in no position to review this - but on behalf of my 6 year old (and me 40 years ago) everyone knows that this is a superb book.

the reason for reviewing, however, is that I got it as a kindle, and with the audio book option - wonderfully read. My son sat on a long journey listening intently to it for at least 2 hours. And the only sound were the occasional peals of giggles at a particularly funny bit.


Descending Dragon, Rising Tiger: A History of Vietnam
Descending Dragon, Rising Tiger: A History of Vietnam
Price: £27.55

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars Didn't really enjoy it that much, 17 April 2016
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Decided to buy this book as quick preparation for a holiday in Vietnam. Didn't really enjoy it that much. Found its style a bit difficult to digest - lots of dates and names of kings and battles at which more or less people died, but no quotation of source material to tell us whether the fact stated are well known and reliable or just speculation. Also, no real thread of the literature, culture, art and so on.

So it becomes a bit like reading the anglo-saxon chronicles, and not a really rounded attempt to synthesis a sense of a people and their history.


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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Good product., 5 Oct. 2015
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I used this to stick some small (2-4cm) Sukothai figurines in a display case that was to go on the wall. These are Thai statues taken to a temple and then ceremonially broken as a votive offering (normally, therefore, the heads and bodies are found separated.

The remit for the job was that they had to be held firmly in place, would not be damaged by being stuck (they are all 12-13th Century and a little delicate) and that they could be removed at a later date without damage or grease marks.

All I can say is that the product worked first time very well - and after about a month they are still all in place.


Mightymast Leisure Gemini Table Football Game
Mightymast Leisure Gemini Table Football Game
Price: £84.99

5.0 out of 5 stars good value study and fun, 28 Feb. 2015
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Was a bit dubious about this - in the sense that it was my wife's idea to buy it as a christmas present for my son - and it looked like it would take up space and not be used - instead it proved solid, well made and cheap, and a firm family favourite over the christmas period.


Vstarcam C7838WIP (720P Plug and Play) Wireless IP Camera Support 64G Micro SD Card Night Vision with Two-Way Audio Remote control 4.2MM Lens WiFi IR-Cut Up To 10M Indoor Wireless/Wired Surveillance Webcam Build In Mic Dual Filter, Support 802.11b/g/n protocol, Build-in WiFi Module To Perform Wireless Monitoring
Vstarcam C7838WIP (720P Plug and Play) Wireless IP Camera Support 64G Micro SD Card Night Vision with Two-Way Audio Remote control 4.2MM Lens WiFi IR-Cut Up To 10M Indoor Wireless/Wired Surveillance Webcam Build In Mic Dual Filter, Support 802.11b/g/n protocol, Build-in WiFi Module To Perform Wireless Monitoring

5.0 out of 5 stars THe infra red is good and the camera is robust and smart looking, 28 Feb. 2015
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I have tried three different IP cameras, and can agree with the previous reviewer that this is by far the easiest to install and operate. THe infra red is good and the camera is robust and smart looking. I think that the lens is probably not the best in the world, and has a sweet spot of about 3-6 m with things further away being a little blurred.

I confess that the app, although it works well, is a little bit difficult to figure out at first - being in a type of "cino English" - and as ever the written instructions are poor - but fortunately you do not need the instructions to any great extent in order to use this little chap. And he works brilliantly to keep me in touch with matters at my other houses
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COMBAT MISSION MP5 Toy Gun with IR LASER Sight Search Light Sounds Vibration 1/1 Scale
COMBAT MISSION MP5 Toy Gun with IR LASER Sight Search Light Sounds Vibration 1/1 Scale

3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Avoid, 5 Jan. 2015
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Nice design, and concept. However, quality of construction is poor and will not stand up to any amount of play. It's a pity one can't find something more durable and expensive which might not lead to the inevitable disappointment that the thing gets snapped or stops functioning within the first day. Construction of the extensible stock of the gun is ludicrously flimsy. Try to find something better.


Sink and Base unit Saver liners - Aluminium 800mm
Sink and Base unit Saver liners - Aluminium 800mm
Offered by Fitmykitchen
Price: £16.00

0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Could do it yourself?, 5 Jan. 2015
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Expensive, frankly. One could probably source the materials and cut to shape for about £5, and these are about three to four times the price (and still of course need to be cut to accommodate doors / shelves / pipes etc.


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