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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 ...

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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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About Dave Pelzer

Advantages: What he went through in his life
Disadvantages: nout.

...it wasn't for the authorities, Dave Pelzer wouldn't be here today, he would have been killed at the hands of his mother. When Dave was 12 he managed to get out with the help of the police and his teachers, but left behind his four brothers, one of ...

DixieChick10 25.08.2007 · Read full review
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A Boy Called It/A Man Called Dave: David Pelzer

Advantages: May inspire others to write about abuse.
Disadvantages: May also show how NOT to approach the subject.

The publication of Pelzer's two books, "A Boy Called It" and "A Man Called Dave" in one volume was wriitten in such a style as to be easy reading, but not so with its content. The main protagonist, written in the first person, describing his life, I found ...

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