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Cornwell's Triumph

Advantages: Superb Read
Disadvantages: None

I have been a big fan of the Sharpe series for a number of years, firstly when it was on TV and then later when I got into the books. For many fans the exploits of Sharpe as he single handedly wins the Peninsular War have been something to look forward to ...

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Review of Sharpe's Triumph (Audio CD) - Bernard Cornwell

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Good stuff!

Advantages: The best of a epic series.
Disadvantages: Hakeswill is a problem for Bernard to place.

...The problem with the Sharpe series is it's far too long but when Cornwell decided to fill the Indian part of Sharpe's life it was only a matter of time before the two parts must be linked. This was bound to cause problems. Sharpes Prey bought the whole ch ...

CyprusBoytw 23.08.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Sharpe's Triumph (Audio CD) - Bernard Cornwell

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A real Triumph for Cornwell

Advantages: Excellent factual writing, briliant sub plot!
Disadvantages: None

This is the second book in Bernard Cornwells excellent 'sharpe' series. It follows on, 4 years later after the opening book and see's Richard Sharpe (a young seargeant) sent on a special errand for and old freind McCandless. Followed close behind by the s ...

mshortm 11.08.2004 · Read full review
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Tick tock your time's up!

Advantages: It's an Agatha Christie story, well read by Hugh Fraser
Disadvantages: It's not her best, too long

...Sheila Webb, a typist, is asked to present herself at 19 Wilbraham Crescent for a typing job. When she arrives, she lets herself into the house as requested, only to find a dead body in the room she is told to wait in. Shortly afterwards, the lady of the ...

sunmeilan 14.09.2007 · Read full review
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Review of The Clocks - Agatha Christie

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Approximately 2 minutes later she was dead...

Advantages: Poirot!, good plot, complex
Disadvantages: not one of the best

Agatha Christie is the undisputed "Queen of Crime", having written 76 detective novels and books of stories. Her most well-known fictional detective has to be Hercule Poirot, the Belgian detective with the egg-shaped head and the penchant for method a ...

Nikki1979 28.03.2002 · Read full review
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Review of The Clocks - Agatha Christie

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