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DAWN OF THE UNDEAD!

Advantages: Clever, well written, imaginative a great read!
Disadvantages: Might not be to everyone's tastes.

The year is 1888, London is a place of fear, a madman is on the loose and he is on a killing spree. Prostitutes in the east end district of Whitechapel are being brutally murdered by a person known as the ‘Silver Knife’ aka ‘Jack The Ripper’. But this Lon ...

Mauri 05.08.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Anno Dracula - Kim Newman

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Queen Victoria marries Dracula

Advantages: Great characters and storyline
Disadvantages: None that I can think of

This is a really great tale of an altered Victorian London ruled by Queen Victoria and her husband the Prince Consort Dracula. In Bram Stoker's novel Dracula is defeated by his enemies, the most of whom survive. However in Kim Newman's novel Dracula won t ...

Merced 26.12.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Anno Dracula - Kim Newman

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Anno Dracula is the most entertaining vampire novel I've read.

Advantages: Witty, well written and entertaining.
Disadvantages: If you're not familiar with the characters he reuses, you might get lost.

I have read this novel three times now - I go back to it regularly, and have found it just as entertaining every time. Kim Newman has invented a world where Van Helsing and Mina Harker from "Dracula" didn't kill the vampire, and he has taken over Victoria ...

kayfleaizzy 16.10.2011 · Read full review
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Another brilliant book by Garth Nix

Advantages: So much facination
Disadvantages: Sometimes can be confusing

This is another excellent book wrtten by the brilliant author Garth Nix. It is such a fantasy book that at some points it is confusing because the heros in the book are getting attacked by something called "nothing". However don't read this book until you ...

chimpy23 21.03.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Sir Thursday (The Keys to the Kingdom) - Garth Nix

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Off to join the Army!

Advantages: You experience what the hero experiences in the book
Disadvantages: You have to wait for the next book to see what happens

Who says children's books are only for children? Brilliantly and ingeniously written, and follows fluidly from the previous books in the series. Wonderfully full of action and suspense injected with comical statements to add to the twist. The plot is i ...

kar_man 05.10.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Sir Thursday (The Keys to the Kingdom) - Garth Nix

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