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FEAR CAME TO TOWN,by Doug Crandell

Advantages: Great read & lots of detail.
Disadvantages: None

This is a true crime story written by Doug Crandell . I can't comment on the author per se,because this is my first reading of any of his work. It is available to buy new for around the £5 mark,but second hand copies (often in perfect condition) can be pu ...

miloh 10.04.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Fear Came to Town The Santa Claus, Georgia, Murders - Doug Crandell

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Thirty-one deaths and a rope

Advantages: Very good, succinct accounts of all murder cases and executions in the period
Disadvantages: Falmouth is in Cornwall (but even Homer nodded sometimes)

'Hanged at Winchester' is the seventh in a series which follows previous volumes about those who have paid the ultimate penalty at Liverpool, Durham, Birmingham, Pentonville and other jails. Between 1869, a year after public executions were abolished b ...

JOHNV 28.08.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Hanged at Winchester - Steve Fielding

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IN THE STILL OF THE NIGHT ......A True Crime book, by Ann Rule.

Advantages: Excellent author.
Disadvantages: No satisfactory conclusion.

...I'm reviewing a book called "IN THE STILL OF THE NIGHT" by Ann Rule. It is in paperback format. It contains 432 pages and includes pictures,of which only one might (at a pinch) be considered graphic due to being a picture of the dead person as found. It c ...

miloh 18.06.2013 · Read full review
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Such a funny book, you won't be able to put it down

Advantages: Little stories and Daves witt
Disadvantages: Can't be sure whether or not some of the stories are true

I had read an article in The Guardian about Dave Courtney and at the bottom it said that he was soon to be releasing a book. I forgot about this, but then i went into my local Waterstones and saw a display of this book and i snapped it up right away. It ...

JS682 27.07.2000 · Read full review
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Review of Stop The Ride I Want To Get Off - Dave Courtney

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Dodgy Dave & and his mad mad world!

Advantages: One of the funniest things i have ever read
Disadvantages: Lost hours not being able to put it down

To be honest I’m not really a big book fan, as with most 15yr olds most of my time is consumed with either sleeping, playing computer games, or eating! However a friend of mine at school had recommended the particular author in question - Dave Courtney ...

topgeartom 13.05.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Stop The Ride I Want To Get Off - Dave Courtney

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