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"Writers should be read, but neither seen nor heard."

Advantages: One of the best authors of the 20th century
Disadvantages: None

...who has read my book reviews will now just how much I enjoy the work of Daphne Du Maurier - 'Rebecca' has to be in the running for my most favourite book ever. When you hear of her background it is not really surprising that she became suc ...

oldchem 09.07.2009 · Read full review
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Daphne Du Marier A Great English Writer

Advantages: Interesting Person
Disadvantages: None

DAPHNE DU MAURIER- ENGLISH WRITER Daphne was born in London in the year 1907 on the the 13th May.. Her parents were in the theatre world and many of the connections that she had made helped her writing career. She was the second daughter of Gerald ...

ruth1957 21.04.2010 · Read full review
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Daphne du Maurier

Advantages: Excellent reads
Disadvantages: Only if you don't read any!

Daphne du Maurier was a true when it comes to novelists. She had written some of the best books of her time which continues to be a source of enjoyment for readers all over the world. Perhaps her most well known books are Rebecca, Jamaica Inn and Frenchma ...

benjis_mum 28.05.2008 · Read full review
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Fluttering Fluff (The Rainbow Magic series - Daisy Meadows)

Advantages: girly girls will like it, not as bad as some books coming in such collections
Disadvantages: money-spinning emptinesss

Daisy Meadows is a pen name for a consortium of authors who produce the endless series of "Rainbow Magic" sets of fairy books. All the books bear the rainbow logo. Slightly confusingly, the first set of seven books was about the Rainbow Fairies. As for ...

magdadh 31.03.2009 · Read full review
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Dervla Murphy- what a lady!

Advantages: Interesting
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Dervla Murphy grew up in Lismore, County Waterford which was in Ireland. Her parents who's to call her "Dublin bourgeoise. Dervlas's father was a librarian in the library near by and her mother suffered from rheumatoid arthritis and she had a passion of w ...

ruth1957 17.09.2008 · Read full review
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