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Far from a Gangsters Paradise

Advantages: Easy to read
Disadvantages: Didn't live up to my expectations

...There cannot be many people who have not heard of the Kray Twins. Ronnie and Reggie Kray were the notorious twin gangster brothers who ruled the East end of London during the 50's and 60's. Roberta Kray, the author of The Pact married Reg Kray in 1996 and ...

chilcott1 29.06.2010 · Read full review
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Ice Man - Confessions of a mafia contract killer

Advantages: Wriiten in English
Disadvantages: Most of what is said seems to be pure fabrication

...After hearing a lot about this book I was looking forward to reading it. However, once I sarted it I soon realised that it wasn\'t all that it seemed. To me, this seems to be the \"confessions\" of a pure fantasist. This man would have you believe that he ...

DanBarker 23.09.2007 · Read full review
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Review of The Ice Man - Philip Carlo

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A Dream Read?

Advantages: Good characters, interesting look at religion and paganism
Disadvantages: Hard to pick up unless you have read previous books in the series

"To Dream of the Dead" is the tenth book from Phil Rickman in the Merrily Watkins series. The Merrily Watkins series began in 1998 with "The Wine of Angels" and follows the adventures of a female Church of England exorcist in Herefordshire. Although thi ...

mogdred1 28.05.2009 · Read full review
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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

Advantages: fast pace stories, lots of action and romance
Disadvantages: none

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes - by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle INTRO The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes is a collection of twelve stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, featuring his famous detective. It follows the novel "The Sign of Four" (w ...

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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes - a goldmine of short stories

Advantages: Great for short spaces of reading, brilliant author.
Disadvantages: Only very slightly a bit repetitive in places.

...Twelve mysteries in all, each of them more fascinating then the last. This is the ultimate collection of mystery short stories, for not all of them feature crime, but rather intriguing goings-on that make it so unique for its genre. Holmes plays the pa ...

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