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Cornwell's Triumph

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

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Brilliant Book!

Advantages: Exciting
Disadvantages: Unrealistic

The Artemis Fowl series is considered by many people as the next best series for teenagers after Harry Potter. Usually books with dwarfs, elves and the like put me off ( with the exception of Harry Potter) but this book in my opinion is the best of a seri ...

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Review of Artemis Fowl: The Arctic Incident (Artemis Fowl) - Eoin Colfer

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Before Blackadder...but not as good

Advantages: Funny in parts with some interesting observations
Disadvantages: Comes very close to being exactly what is trying to send up

...I have never thought the scope of Rowan Atkinson's comedy talents has really been appreciated. He is certainly a success and a shrewd one at that, having a fortune estimated at around £65m thanks to his share in the production company Tiger Aspect. Howeve ...

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Review of Rowan Atkinson's The Atkinson People - Richard Curtis

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