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Nippy Jack

Advantages: Enthralling story, good length
Disadvantages: David Jason isn't the best narrator I've heard

Denton is seemingly overrun by criminals, but as most of the police force are off suffering from flu, the onus is on Detective Inspector Jack Frost and his new side-kick, Detective Sergeant Gilmore. Gilmore initially despises his new boss - as they wade t ...

sunmeilan 02.11.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Night Frost (Audio Cassette) - R.D. Wingfield

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"When There's No More Room on my MP3 Player…."

Advantages: A really good introduction
Disadvantages: Everything after the introduction

The Warning Preamble This is… (deep breath) a review of a recording of a reading of a novelisation of a horror film (phew!). A very strong horror film. I make no allowances for the subject matter. It's about zombies and gore and stuff like that. ...

sharper_fin 27.11.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Dawn of the Dead - George A. Romero, Susanna Sparrow

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Not All Rhod's and Not Exactly Bulging

Advantages: Some good comedy moments, music
Disadvantages: Some parts weaker and went on too long

...the CD of the radio show Rhod Gilbert's Bulging Barrel of Laughs as, not only so I quite like Gilbert, but I am a huge fan of his special guest in this episode: Mark Watson. This episode was first broadcast on Radio 2 in 2010, and is the only on ...

Essexgirl2006 01.05.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Rhod Gilbert's Bulging Barrel of Laughs - Rhod Gilbert

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At last, something from a doubter for doubters!

Advantages: Great arguments, interesting insights and a great narrator
Disadvantages: None

We live in an age where two very loud minorities battle for the hearts and minds of our times. In one corner we have the Richard Dawkins, Christopher Hitchens and Sam Harris led field of devout atheism. In the other corner we have religious fundamentalism ...

BlackSwan 15.02.2010 · Read full review
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Review of In God We Doubt - John Humphrys

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James and the giant peach is a brilliant childrens book

Advantages: Easy to read, great value
Disadvantages: none

In my opinion this book is fantastic for children aged two and over. You can read it over and over again without boring of it. My children love this book and request other Roald Dahl books regularly.There is several books by this author out there and n ...

Beckyfrogg 05.05.2009 · Read full review
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Review of James and the Giant Peach: Abridged - Roald Dahl

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