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Deliciously horrific!

Advantages: plot, characters, horror
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...The Gothic, specifically eighteenth-century Gothic, is one of my favourite genres of literature. However, I'll read Gothic takes from any epoch, be it Romantic or Modernist. I had been quite keen to read Bram Stoker's 1897 novel Dracula for quite some tim ...

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Dracula packs a bite every bit as scary as its bark!

Advantages: Fantastically compelling, genuinely scary, more realistic than most
Disadvantages: Perhaps slightly dated in its sentimentality, but this is a very minor point

...This work is rightly regarded as one of the great classics of fiction. There is a reason that Dracula is such a household and well-known name; Bram Stoker delivers a fantastic read which is both spell-binding and terrifying at the same time. As a graduat ...

richieyorke 14.04.2014 ∑ Read full review
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Classically Underrated

Advantages: Great depth of descriptions of the period, Original Vampire, Greatly Written
Disadvantages: It being an old classic, it may put some people off.

Dracula is an old classic and I think one that is taken for granted a lot since now there are so many Vampire books, movies and such like out there and many people think they know the story without having read the book. Let me tell you - you are wrong. T ...

AWildDog 18.08.2010 ∑ Read full review
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Dracula - Bram Stoker - a classic that you must read

Advantages: It's a classic, easy to read.
Disadvantages: only if you don't like fiction

I did enjoy reading this book. One of the first books I've read. I was curious about the book as it is a well known classic of literature. Basically all the Vampire stories are based in this book and that's one of the things I've enjoyed in the book, t ...

Eagle86 06.10.2011 ∑ Read full review
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The Secret Goldfish

Advantages: A great novel and some wonderful short stories
Disadvantages: Seymour: An Introduction is rather indulgent

The JD Salinger Box Set is a special hardcover collection containing The Catcher in the Rye, Nine Stories aka For Esmť with Love and Squalor, Franny and Zooey, and Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters & Seymour - An Introduction. Although he ...

Jake_Speed 29.03.2012 ∑ Read full review
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