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Dark and brooding but not sparkly

Advantages: Engaging dangerous vampire. Brooding and sexy undertones. Tight plot. Well composed.
Disadvantages: Price remains high

...Vampire called Lestat Read on By Anne Rice this is the second in the Vampire chronicles that she is famed for. Two adaptations to film did very well. This dark, adult, brooding tale ventures from Paris to New Orleans and dips it's toes into ...

dawnymarie 07.10.2014 · Read full review
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I want to suck your blood!!!

Advantages: great, well written, leaves you wanting more.
Disadvantages: none

...is a book that will have you gripped from the very start. i have owned it personally for several years and have recently re-read it and it still holds all the charm and mystisism of the first time of reading!! The book is written by Anne Rice who ...

rayns2006 12.11.2008 · Read full review
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The Prince of Darkness

Advantages: Get to know more about the famous "Lestat"
Disadvantages: NA

...Anne Rice is definitely one of my favourite authors. A lot of the credit comes from the fact that she is the clever lady who created the fascinating character Lestat and the Vampire Lestat, second book from the Vampire chronicles, has to be the one I lik ...

medgenie 21.02.2009 · Read full review
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Vampires and love

Advantages: Brilliant thought-provoking keeps your brain working
Disadvantages: Brilliant thought-provoking can also melt your brain

...Interesting fact, this story directly inspired the name of the band Savage Garden Wow, what a story. this is one of my favourite stories of all time. It is one of my MUST OWNs, this book and story put me into a 4 month reading binge where nothing else ...

RAHHAR 13.11.2008 · Read full review
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Simple murder - or did Ruth hang to protect the guilty party?

Advantages: Grim, unvarnished summary of a notorious murder case, the full background and the aftermath
Disadvantages: An extremely uncomfortable read - but sometimes life just isn't comfortable

I found this book quite a shocking read - for two reasons. The first is that some of the events it describes took place within the living memory of many of us. It therefore seems that much more real than, for example, the horrific case of Victorian se ...

JOHNV 18.05.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Ruth Ellis - Monica Weller

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