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Helpful votes received on reviews: 90% (75 of 83)
Location: Norfolk, England

 

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Murder on the Home Front: A True Story of Morgues,&hellip by Molly Lefebure
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3.0 out of 5 stars A book of its time, 12 May 2013
Having read "Forty Years of Murder" by Keith Simpson, I was excited to read his assistant's view of some of the same crimes. Molly Lefebure has a light and readable style of writing. As expected, this book is somewhat grusome & matter of fact about death, murder & postmortem. It also includes an interesting insight into both a little-mentioned side of the war (the level of war-time crime was covered up as part of propaganda) and the living conditions (e.g. descriptions of blocks of council flats with only one shared toilet/bathroom & water source for every 4 flats).

However, the author is a product of her time with racist, sexist, classist and homophobic views coming… Read more
Haws Handy or Children's 0.7-litre Watering Can, S&hellip by Haws
When this arrived, I thought it very pretty but probably too small for someone like me who grows a lot of seedlings on their windowsills, every spring.

I should have remembered not to follow first impressions - the watering can is pretty and it also holds a surprising amount of water. while the detachable rose gives the perfect fine spray for young seedlings. I am delighted.
Trollbeads Women's White Face 61413 Trollbeads
So pretty, a random mixture of white, blue and turquoise, like a wave breaking in the tropical sunshine. Just lovely.

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