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Novelization as an artform

Advantages: A great climatic storyline, well-read and produced
Disadvantages: Can be a little confusing a times

...“Logopolis” was the final story featuring the fourth Doctor (Tom Baker) in the BBC TV science fiction series, “Doctor Who”. This is a newly produced audio book of the original 1981 novelization of this four-part story. The script and the novelization were ...

BlackSwan 15.03.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Doctor Who: Logopolis - Christopher H. Bidmead

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bad girls reviewon charecters

Advantages: A very, very good book if you read it youll want to read it allover agin
Disadvantages: too many charecters

Bad Girls by jacqueline Wilson is a really fun book to read.It is very funny and the pictures are wonderful. It tells the story of a 10 year old girl who is being bullied at school and one day shhe breacks her arm and here mum wants to do something about ...

CutePolorBear 19.11.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Bad Girls - Jacqueline Wilson

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It Is Very Acceptable For Me That Way, And I Want To Do It Now

Advantages: Excellent way to learn Italian, easy, good value (if you find it for under £40), it works!
Disadvantages: The students

Although I am a language student and self-confessed language geek, it appears that I’ve actually written relatively few reviews on the subject. I spend a lot of time using language books, software and audio CDs as well as talking about it with other likem ...

charlsayslol 30.07.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Michel Thomas Foundation Course: Italian (Michel Thomas) - Michel Thomas

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Revolutionary.

Advantages: Always accessible and achievable, yet engrossing.
Disadvantages: Does not give enough by way of vocabulary for a student.

...This is a standard, become-fluent-in-Italian-in-a-day course like any other, with one crucial difference: it works. Michel Thomas was a genius, and he has revolutionised language learning with a simplicity, accessibility and plain elegance that literally ...

harryrulestheworld 03.01.2008 · Read full review
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Flashman - the unexpurgated truth!

Advantages: Entertaining, easy listening and a great way to learn some history
Disadvantages: Absolutely none.

I quite frequently prefer listening to an audio book on my walk into work rather than listen to music as I find a good story can completely transport me from the mundane workday morning of traffic fumes and the view of tired roadside verges and take me ...

ladybracknell 02.02.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Flashman (Audio CD) - George MacDonald Fraser

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