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Get into the flow with Bishoujo

Advantages: Easy to follow. Good for kids. Nice illustrations.
Disadvantages: Not enough for the more serious artist but still good for basics.

Christopher Hart – Manga Bishoujo I first took up art at the ripe young age of forty. Before I started painting with oils I dabbled in ink and felt tips. Later on I would purchase some copic ma ...

jojoborne 16.05.2012 · Read full review
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Rock Family Trees - A must for any quiz and music enthusiast

Advantages: Packed full of interesting information
Disadvantages: Print is a little small so you may need a magnifying glass to help read some

The Complete Rock Family Trees Author: Pete Frame Publisher: Omnibus Press; 01 edition (1 Dec. 1983) ISBN-10: 0711904650 ISBN-13: 978-0711904651 I bought this book for my husband many years ago as he is very interested in connections between differen ...

catsholiday 03.12.2016 · Read full review
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A maelstrom of two brothers

Advantages: Amusing, penetrating biography of the brothers, the band and the career
Disadvantages: That rather irritating typeface

Once upon a time there were – still are – two brothers, Ron and Russell Mael. They were born in Culver City, California, in the 1940s. On the first page of this book, we are introduced to them in their pristine white house in California, decorated with ...

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Review of Number One Songs in Heaven - Dave Thompson

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The last Old Master, the first modern painter

Advantages: Very readable and well illustrated account of Turner's life and work
Disadvantages: None

...I had long been familiar with the paintings of J.M.W. Turner (1775-1851) but know little about him as a person. Thanks to James Hamilton’s biography, I now know a good deal more about the man and his pictures. Hailed by some during his lifetime and long ...

JOHNV 16.03.2011 · Read full review
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Long Hard Road Out Of Hell - with Neil Strauss

Advantages: Detailed Auto-Biography of Manson's life.
Disadvantages: Some elements may be found disturbing.

Marilyn Manson's autobiography was published on June 15th 1998, written with Neil Strauss. It's RRP is £12.99, but at www.whsmith.co.uk it is on offer at 10% off for £11.69, or try www.amazon.co.uk as it's on offer for 30% off at just £9.09!!! Synopsi ...

pVcQuEeN666 08.06.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Marilyn Manson - Kurt B. Reighley

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