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A Dance With Dragons - Epic Scales

Advantages: Fantastic story; superb characterisation; unpredictable; epic
Disadvantages: The plot develops more slowly than in earlier books in the series

A Dance with Dragons is the latest in George R R Martin’s epic Song of Ice and Fire series. Already destined to be a classic, the series has gained massive popularity on the back of HBO’s high budget TV adaptation. ADWD, as this fifth instalment in the se ...

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Review of A Dance with Dragons (Book 5) - George R.R. Martin

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This Bizarro was pretty good-o

Advantages: I like zombie stories
Disadvantages: The fly in the ointment is the sex scene, not cool man.

... Introduction I’ve never read a book in the Bizarro genre before I came across Carlton Mellick III’s Zombies and Sh!t. I was drawn to the book by my love of zombie fiction and decided to take a punt with this whole “Bizarro” thing – apparently Car ...

StewwyB 15.10.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Zombies and Shit - Carlton Mellick

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Come, dance with the Dragons

Advantages: Vivid style of writing, Tyrion Lannister wit and back to the game
Disadvantages: None

...Dragons 1. Dreams and Dust. George RR Martin Why read this?… Why not? If you have read the first four in this epic by Martin then why would you not want to carry on the adventure, that is what it is - a fabulous, fantastical adv ...

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Review of A Dance With Dragons: Part 1 Dreams and Dust - George R.R. Martin

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Life of Biff

Advantages: Irreverent and hilarious
Disadvantages: Don't read it if your religion is likely to be offended

Sometime in the early years of the 21st century the Angel Raziel is sent back dirtside. It's a bit soon, he feels, after his last trip 2000 years ago, but then he did muck that one up slightly so maybe it's punishment duty. Either way, orders are orders.. ...

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Review of Lamb - Christopher Moore

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Humour divine sparks outbursts

Advantages: Side-splittingly funny
Disadvantages: Sleep deprivation

...Levi is the son of Alphaeus, a stonemason in the town of Nazareth. Lamb starts by recounting how the angel Raziel is dispatched by the Son, two millennia after Levi's demise at the age of 33, to revive him and to bestow upon him the gift of languages (not ...

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Review of Lamb - Christopher Moore

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