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If you're thinking Edgar Allan, you've come to the right place

Advantages: Excellently written, great characters, a captivating mystery / ghost story
Disadvantages: Dabbles in a lot of genres so people may be put off by a genre they don't like

Browsing the Kindle Store on the prowl for a new read I discovered the most popular book amongst other Kindle readers at the time was "Poe" by J. Lincoln Fenn and figuring from the name alone it would probably have some kind of creepy, horror undertones a ...

Mildew82 22.01.2014 · Read full review
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KIng Of The Hill

Advantages: Wonderful characters and great writing
Disadvantages: None that come readily to mind

I don't know if writing talent is genetic or not, but the quality of "Even" by Andrew Grant, the brother of Lee Child, suggests it could be. Further evidence can be found within the pages of "NOS4R2", whose author, Joe Hill, goes by the full name of Jose ...

Soho_Black 15.06.2014 · Read full review
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Childe Roland to the Dark Tower Came

Advantages: A synopsis of the greatest series of books I have ever read!
Disadvantages: The longest review of all time.

...I am going to warn you now this review is going to be long. To do an overview of such an epic set of books any justice it must be. These books are the pride and joy of my collection so I feel an urge to share my ramblings with ...

dididave 25.05.2004 · Read full review
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Review of The Dark Tower Collection - Stephen King

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A journey of 3854 steps (pages anyway)

Advantages: Takes you right through the whole journey
Disadvantages: Starts turning into some weird ego trip

When I first picked up the box set of the first 4 of this series I had no way of knowing how long it would take me to get to the end. I have always been a Stephen King fan, and a fantasy fan, so imagine my delight in finding the two combined :o) Th ...

SarahP 27.01.2005 · Read full review
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The Dark Tower awaits

Advantages: Great books, very enthralling
Disadvantages: Too much time between publications

...all you people out there still wondering what the craic is with Stephen King's 'The Dark Tower' series. This is going to be pretty long, but I think it has to be in order to explain everything I can. This is not an opinion on it as such, but a ...

phoenixcage 16.04.2002 · Read full review
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