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Top 10 international TV shows of 2013

Our current offer of Top 10 of 2013 wouldn’t be complete if we didn’t take a quick look at the top 10 international television shows for 2013. 2013 saw some great shows grace our screens, ranging from comedic gems such as Downton Abbey through to the fantasy world of Game of Thrones and the finale […]

The 10 best TV shows of 2013

Popular South African Show eKasi

A list of the top ten TV shows for a particular year will always be subjective and open for discussion. Everyone has their own favourites, of course, and will be disappointed if their show doesn’t feature in the list. But for what it’s worth, here’s one list of the top ten TV shows of 2013, […]

What is an original print?

The world of art can be somewhat confusing to those less familiar with some of the jargon of the trade. The complexity increases when artistic reproductions enter the foray – adding to the confusion over what exactly counts as an original.   In terms of paintings, defining an original is relatively simple in that if […]

Bieber fever comes to bidorbuy

One of the great things about bidorbuy is the fascinating  myriad of different products and one-of-a-kind collectable items that often find their way into our listing pages.   Previously, we have had items such as the Mandela Treasure, a cast of Tata’s hands made out of almost 10 kilograms of solid gold. This week, we […]

Top 10 of 10 years ago

Muse - Absolution

The world as we know it changes at a phenomenal pace. With new inventions being released everyday, technological ‘revolutions’ occurring at a faster rate than ever, and the pace of life constantly quickening a moment of reflection is always a welcome getaway. Today we are reflecting on the music of yesteryear, 2003 to be specific, by […]

Storm Thorgerson Dies

Chances are that if you don’t recognise the name Storm Thorgerson, you will definitely remember his work. Storm Thorgerson was an English graphic designer who has worked with some of the world’s most famous musicians. Arguably, Storm Thorgerson’s most famous work is the iconic cover of Pink Floyd’s album Dark Side of the Moon. The cover […]

The Seaboard Grand Piano

Recently, the world of grand pianos underwent a giant technological leap. The introduction of the Seaboard Grand from ROLI.

Librarian’s Choice: Halloween horrors

October is the month for scary stories, horror novels, and crime capers. Whether you like your scares in fiction or true-story form, read something that gets those little hairs on the back of your neck standing up. Then finish it all off with your own Halloween haunting around town at the end of the month. […]

Librarian’s Choice: Tolkien Reading Day

Dust off your copy of The Hobbit or your favourite of the Lord of the Rings collection because Friday the 25th of March is Tolkien Reading Day. If you haven’t yet read the Lord of the Rings Trilogy or the the tales of the Hobbit, you better get to it; and this Friday is the […]

The Librarian’s Choice: March

In March we celebrate the practice of home cooking in the book section. And who better to represent this then healthy home-cooked food superhero, Jamie Oliver. With a number of passionate cookbooks — from the Naked Chef chronicles to his adventures in Spain, Italy, Greece, Morocco, Sweden and France — Jamie is the UK’s second best-selling […]