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DON'T OPEN THE BOX FRANK!!

Advantages: A true horror - grusemoe & disgusting, to be read from behind a cushion.
Disadvantages: A true horror - grusemoe & disgusting, to be read from behind a cushion.

The Hellbound Heart Clive Barker ABOUT THE BOOK This little book was originally published in 1986, by Dark Harvest as part of an anthology series called Night Visions. This review is for the paperback edition by Harper. ...

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Review of The Hellbound Heart - Clive Barker

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I remember feeling electric...

Advantages: As addictive and relentless as MDT-48...
Disadvantages: Some plot turns a little contrived

...This is an intensely readable, taut and compelling novel. The pace is fast and relentless and grabs your attention from the very first page. Eddie is enjoying a life of amiable mediocrity. He's an educated under-achiever working in publishing and boast ...

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Review of The Dark Fields - Alan Glynn

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One shot-One kill.

Advantages: Military action thriller. Slightly larger print size.
Disadvantages: Will not appeal to every reader

...This is yet another newer author. This book was published first in 2004 but again is probably not one that most of you will have come across. Briefly the plot. In this book, the hero is a sniper from the American Rangers. Snipers are a different breed ...

Coloneljohn 01.04.2007 · Read full review
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Review of The Scope of Justice - Michael Z. Williamson

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Sherlock Holmes --The Sign of Four--

Advantages: Great story, highly entertaining
Disadvantages: none

THE SIGN OF FOUR by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle INTRO Sherlock Holmes and Watson are back in this second novel of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle who, after the incredible success of the previous (A Study In Scarlet) where the famous detective was ...

EVIT 27.11.2008 · Read full review
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Am I losing faith?

Advantages: High quality of writing
Disadvantages: Very slow moving story that fails it ignite

...I was looking at the list of books that have been written by Donna Leon the other day, and realised there were a couple I still hadn’t tried. So with that in mind when I was in my local bookshop the other day I looked for them and found ...

CPTDANIELS 13.06.2009 · Read full review
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Review of The Death of Faith - Donna Leon

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