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Still Dead

Advantages: Good to read updates on characters, lovely hardback book
Disadvantages: Short, does not redeem Harris for rushed ending of series, no feeling of closure, still disappoint

Earlier this year I read and reviewed the final novel in Charlaine Harris's popular Sookie Stackhouse series, Dead Ever After.I concluded that I was unhappy with the rushed and forced feel to the ending, although I had suspected that was where she was hea ...

eilidhcatriona 16.01.2014 · Read full review
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Review of After Dead What Came Next in the World of Sookie Stackhouse - Charlaine Harris

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The Spine of the World

Advantages: great writing, interesting character
Disadvantages: plot was a little difficult to get into

..."The barbarian Wulfgar set upon a dangerous path toward redemption when an old friend finds him in the city of Luskan. Wulfgar's journey twists up the windswept peaks of the Spine of the World. He will persevere, for at the end lies his most prized posses ...

Bobski606 15.04.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Spine Of The World - R.A. Salvatore

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Not a spoiler

Advantages: great story line, outstanding characters, perfect personalityes for the settings they are in.
Disadvantages: I only noticed one problem. within the book there were a few, time differences in the story line.

First off, if you are not a science fiction, or fantasy reader. I don't recommend this book. Now, if you do enjoy those genres, I would have to whole heartedly support your reading. on a rating scale, this book doesn't do excellent in every category, but ...

Elie158 24.04.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Spine Of The World - R.A. Salvatore

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The complete Chronicles of Conan

Advantages: A great introduction to Conan
Disadvantages: Can be hard to find the paperbeck editions

...Having been an avid reader and collector of all things Conan I was delighted to find this book. I thought the presentation was excellent i.e. the black cover with gold lettering. The size and weight of the book gives a value for money feel. Any fan/col ...

conan8445 01.10.2007 · Read full review
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Review of The complete chronicles of Conan: Centenary edition - Robert E. Howard

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Helikaon, who is also Aneaus...and Co.

Advantages: A breathtaking re-telling that will make you want to read more
Disadvantages: It can be a bit confusing if you don't know the basics of the source myth

This, the third chapter in Gemmell's epic re-telling of the Trojan wars, finds the heroes poised for death or glory. Once more I come to a tale part told, so you must forgive the gaps in my knowledge which undoubtedly reduced my enjoyment of this book. ...

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Review of Troy: Fall Of Kings (Troy) - David Gemmell

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