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One of my favourite reads this year

Advantages: All of it
Disadvantages: Maybe not for everyone

About the book Annabel by Kathleen Winter is a LGBTQ novel. The book was published by Vintage on 1st March 2012 and it is 480 pages long. Synopsis (Taken from Goodreads.com) In 1968, into the devastating, spare atmosphere of the remote coast ...

linzee_loulabelle 15.04.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Annabel - Kathleen Winter

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Clever title but that is about it!

Advantages: Interesting but not really my sort of book
Disadvantages: I found it a bit too personal

WHY BE HAPPY WHEN YOU COULD BE NORMAL? By Jeanette Winterson World Book Night Edition April 23rd 2013 I was chosen as a given for World Book Night and the book I was giving was this one. I had not previously read it so I decided to keep one copy after ...

catsholiday 19.05.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal? - Jeanette Winterson

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Not the best book club choice!

Advantages: Some interesting sections
Disadvantages: Difficult to read in places, too much introspection

January's choice I have recently joined a Book Club, and this was the choice for January 2013. It is a (sort of) memoir by the author Jeanette Winterson, who is a novelist and wrote Oranges Are Not The Only Fruit, which was published back in 1985 ...

Calla76 08.02.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal? - Jeanette Winterson

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Lesbo what

Advantages: lovely lesbians, shelly-esque passion on an island paradise
Disadvantages: THERE ARE LITERALY NONE!

...Just finished this book, its all about the rough and tumble world of the lesbian television industry, "Bad Girls" featuring prominantly in the Hall of Fame for T.V series most likely to send their lesbian televison inmates homicidaly insane! The plot ...

ZackMorris 28.09.2001 · Read full review
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Review of The Complete Hothead Paisan - Diane DiMassa

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Lies, Lies, More Lies and Truthful Feelings

Advantages: well executed plot and breathtaking art, high quality bookbinding and dustjacket
Disadvantages: Prices can currently high pending new direct distribution arrangements, taboo subject matter

I knew I was in for a treat the minute I received this book. Why? Simply because I was already familiar with mangaka, Masara Minase, and one thing she is famous for is the fact that her stories and art are always of a certain standard: superb. This was de ...

Shroud 30.04.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Lies & Kisses - Masara Minase

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