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Windows of Imagination

Advantages: Beautiful reproductions of amazing stained glass
Disadvantages: None

Some time ago I was given a huge hard-backed copy of Edgar Allan Poe's "Tales of Mystery and Imagination" with each story illustrated by beautifully intricate black and white drawings. Both enchanting and grotesque - like Poe's stories themselves - the pi ...

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Review of Strangest Genius - Lucy Costigan

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I almost felt like I had experienced a week with Marilyn!

Advantages: Fantastic book, so well written, short but sweet, learnt lots about the real Marilyn.
Disadvantages: None.

What is the book about? This book centres around a time, in 1956, when Colin Clark (A Third Executive Producer on The Prince, the Showgirl & me) accompanied Marilyn Monroe for a week when she was having problems during her third marriage to Arthu ...

katykicker 29.11.2011 · Read full review
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Review of My Week With Marilyn - Colin Clark

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Would You Share A Bed With Marilyn Monroe?

Advantages: Informative, great read, realistic portrayal of Marilyn
Disadvantages: The book might be hard to find

I have recently been rebuilding my Marilyn Monroe collection and have bought several books, so that I now have around thirty on her. Most are the standard biographies, full of facts we all know already and rumours we don’t believe. But this book is someth ...

KarenUK 21.05.2007 · Read full review
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Review of My Week With Marilyn - Colin Clark

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Basil!

Advantages: Scripts of excellent series.
Disadvantages: None.

...Being a fan of Fawlty Towers, I was so thrilled when I found this particular book in a charity for about £1.50 or thereabouts some months ago. It holds all of the scripts for the two series of Fawlty Towers, and has many still photograph shots from many o ...

ravingreviewer 13.08.2015 · Read full review
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Review of The Complete Fawlty Towers - John Cleese, Connie Booth

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Top Girls - Caryl Churchill

Advantages: Original ideas (esp act one) and humorous at times, fast-paced
Disadvantages: probably better seen in performance

There doesn't seem to be any other reviews on this play, so thought I'd be the first! Currently studying this play for my English course at uni and am enjoying it. An original plot and the all-female cast gives an interesting feminist dimension to it. T ...

tracy112 08.05.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Top Girls - Caryl Churchill

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