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What makes a monster?

Advantages: Cheap, different perspective of what happened in Cromwell Street
Disadvantages: Some obvious bias, some details added to make the story read better

I know it's an odd thing to admit, but I have some interests that verge on the macabre. I have an interest in true crime books, and there were certain stories that hit the news that have really interested me. One such was the Harold Shipman case, but th ...

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Review of Rose West The Making of a Monster - Jane Carter Woodrow

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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 ...

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Review of Fear Came to Town The Santa Claus, Georgia, Murders - Doug Crandell

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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 ...

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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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STOP THE RIDE I CANT STOP LAUGHING!!!!

Advantages: makes you laugh, its adventerus but dangerous.
Disadvantages: he wants to stop crime and the things he got up to.

...if you haven`t got this book and your into true crime, gangsters and action and a whole lot more then this is for you! this is the first book out of three, stop the ride i want to get off is the first as we know then theres the ride ...

kato111 08.06.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Stop The Ride I Want To Get Off - Dave Courtney

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