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Mozart and Michael Jackson, the boy prodigies, and many others

Advantages: Good, concise study of the subject
Disadvantages: Inevitably a few omissions

...As an award-winning composer of choral music, film and TV scores and stage musicals, Howard Goodall is well qualified to write and present on the subject. Covering something which has flourished for over 40,000 years in every shape and form imaginable is ...

JOHNV 27.12.2013 · Read full review
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Review of The Story of Music - Howard Goodall

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Good For A Laugh

Advantages: really good book, its got Simpsons in it
Disadvantages: wierd at times

...This book is a spin-off from the Simpsons. Matt Groening has made this as a guide to the Simpson's town, Springfield. It has various Simpson charachters writing pieces about the town. It is very informative for all Simpson fans, but can go over the top an ...

christopherj84 14.03.2001 · Read full review
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Review of The Simpsons' Guide to Springfield - Are We There Yet? - Matt Groening

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are we there yet?...this takes us there!

Advantages: Informative and fun
Disadvantages: Maybe too much text for younger readers

...This was a very interesting book and one, which any Simpson’s fan shouldn’t be without, it gives a detailed account of dining, shopping, nightlife, attractions and lodging areas of Springfield. This is a really fun book, one of the features I really enjoy ...

BananaMan111 08.10.2004 · Read full review
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Review of The Simpsons' Guide to Springfield - Are We There Yet? - Matt Groening

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Excellent reading

Advantages: Briliant interviws, great colour pics
Disadvantages: Why can't it all be in colour!?

...This book on Frasier, the american tv sitcom is an excellent source of reading for any Frasier fan. The book stars off with an excellent radio interview with the doc himself, Frasier. This book is also good for many reasons. Perhaps it's the colour pictur ...

billdaily 05.08.2000 · Read full review
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Review of Frasier (The Official Companion Book to the Award-Winning Paramount Television Comedy) - Jefferson Graham

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*WISH ME MONSTERS*

Advantages: great book
Disadvantages: some parts are boring

Being a big fan of the show Buffy The Vampire Slayer, I thought that I would do a opinion on The Monster Book that I recently bought. The Monster Book explains everything about the show and it also includes pictures. It contains 370 pages packed full ...

leeds_united_17 30.07.2001 · Read full review
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Review of The Monster Book - Nancy Holder, Chris Golden

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