Latest reviews in Graphic Novels »

Tears of a Lonely Ring Finger

Advantages: genre busting romance novel with cross demographic appeal
Disadvantages: None unless you have strong anti-gay sentiments

It's all the rage at Wataru's high school for rings. Worn on the middle finger, it is fashion that signals one is single. Worn on the ring finger, it signals that one is taken and that a matching ring is paired with it on your beloved's hand. Wataru has a ...

Shroud 23.06.2010 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of Only The Ring Finger Knows 1: The Lonely Ring Finger - Satoru Kannagi, Hotaru Odagiri

How easy was it to read...

How interesting was the...

Would you read it again?

Value for money

The Strange Case of Katie Price & Jordan

Advantages: Interesting, raises some questions
Disadvantages: Long winded, predictable, doesn't live up to the hype

The Strange Case Of Dr Jekyll And Mr Hyde was first published in 1886, and is surprisingly short for such an acclaimed book - it has only 88 pages! I read it in school as part of my English Literature coursework and I was expecting it to be pretty good - ...

JessL 02.04.2004 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde - Robert Louis Stevenson

How easy was it to read...

How interesting was the...

Would you read it again?

Value for money

The Werewolf Cometh

Advantages: Stunningly constructed, shockingly paced, truly chilling, socially challenging... rarely does horror fiction achieve so many of its possibilities in one work.
Disadvantages: None whatsoever that I can think of.

Of all the horror classics, those novels such as 'Dracula', Frankenstein', and 'The Turn of the Screw' which helped to shape and define the genre prior to this century, 'The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde' is perhaps the most powerful I can recommend ...

RichardW 20.02.2001 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde - Robert Louis Stevenson

How easy was it to read...

How interesting was the...

Would you read it again?

Value for money

Jekyll and Hyde - A tale of two men in one body

Advantages: Sometimes interesting, grotesque
Disadvantages: gets boring

...Stevenson tells us a lot about Victorian society in this book. The upper and middle classes were often superficial and hypocritical with regard to their morality. They thought it was acceptable behaviour to appear respectable on the surface, while at the ...

xxsupergirlxo 20.05.2008 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde - Robert Louis Stevenson

How easy was it to read...

How interesting was the...

Would you read it again?

Value for money

Something of a classic

Advantages: Ahead of its time
Disadvantages: Difficult to read because of old language

...This book is a true classic. One of the most awe-inspiring books possibly ever written. I'm completely astounded at the futuristic views Stevenson had and how he could portray his views in such a cunning way. Stenvenson was extremely frowned upon for writ ...

Lauren007 25.05.2008 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde - Robert Louis Stevenson

How easy was it to read...

How interesting was the...

Would you read it again?

Value for money