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Marius' story

Advantages: Odyssey spanning millenium
Disadvantages: Drags on sometimes

For those of you following the Tales of the vampires you will already be familiar with Marius who Lestat seeked and find in a remote island in the mediterreanean looking after the King and Queen. Well, this book is all about him.. and him alone. Marius w ...

FrenchCancan 16.12.2003 · Read full review
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Review of Blood and Gold - Anne Rice

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Singing the Same Song

Advantages: Deeper understanding of Marius
Disadvantages: Armand retold

I was thrilled to learn that Anne had written another chronicle. And then, disappointed. I had read Armand a year before, and it was the same story, almost to the word. It was actually sad. Had Anne lost her vision? Her drive? It was only in reading ...

freyaschild 21.02.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Blood and Gold - Anne Rice

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Fantastic

Advantages: Even more enjoyment from this superb author
Disadvantages: Its over so quickly

I have always been a keen reader and never thought that I would ever pick up a horror book. As I and a chicken when it comes to things like that. That was until my friend introduced me to Shaun Hutson. This is his latest book and like all his others ...

budge 12.06.2002 · Read full review
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Review of Exit Wounds - Shaun Hutson

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Leave history alone! A great idea.

Advantages: Nice idea, well written
Disadvantages: Some parts a bit unnecessarily far fetched

Preambulatory stuff: I've been reading a book a week lately, sitting on planes, on the khazi. or lounging in hotel rooms. I've long thought about writing book reviews, but never seem to get round to it - by the time I get to it, I have read three more an ...

Vodkaboy 16.04.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Year Zero - Jeff Long

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A source that's redder than ketchup...

Advantages: Great characters and a thoroughly gripping and original sci-fi/ horror story
Disadvantages: It would probably lose something if you've not read the earlier novels

Necroscope III: The Source is, as the name ought to suggest, the third instalment in the best selling Necroscope series. I'm currently re-reading the entire series (a total of 14 novels) to refresh my memory prior to reading the recently released final in ...

baalzamon 24.05.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Necroscope III: The Source - Brian Lumley

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