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The haunting or the confusion of James Hastings?

Advantages: Good premise, good intrigue at times.
Disadvantages: Confusing and disappointing ending.

James Hastings' wife is dead... Her life ended suddenly and tragically, in an horrific accident that leaves her husband shattered. As he tries to come to terms with her death, he withdraws into his sprawling mansion and loses himself in drink and memorie ...

JEFFJEN 31.10.2014 · Read full review
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Review of The Haunting of James Hastings - Christopher Ransom

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The Not Haunting of James Hastings

Advantages: Passes the time
Disadvantages: Too many plot holes and inconsistencies. Poor characterisation. Unoriginal

Synopsis Professional look-a-like James Hastings is crushed when his wife Stacey is killed in a tragic hit-and-run accident. Retreating into his large home Hastings' life has become an endless cycle of mexican beer, telescope voyeurism and days spe ...

ben-lloyd 11.08.2010 · Read full review
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The confusing Haunting of James Hastings

Advantages: None
Disadvantages: confusing,

...were offering their books at buy one get one free, I purchased a number of books and have now worked my way through the pile. One of the books I purchased to be honest I didn't really fancy reading so that was left at the bottom of the pi ...

paulpry118 05.02.2011 · Read full review
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A Devilishly Good Read

Advantages: Light & engaging to read, interesting premise, entertaining style
Disadvantages: Ending a little rushed/unresolved

I was given this as a gift by an ex who said he ‘saw it and thought of you’ (perhaps it has something to do with his staff discount working in a bookstore too!). It has become far more popular of late thanks to it being turning in to a film, but I’d like ...

gothic_moon 30.12.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Horns - Joe Hill

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Is Hill the new King?

Advantages: Great story telling techniques, Interesting characters, A good read
Disadvantages: A bit too long

Introduction I bought Heart Shaped Box'' on its original hard back release for one reason only; the writer. Joe Hill is the son of my favourite author Stephen King and I was intrigued to see if he had inherited his fathers writing talent. Altho ...

Drewster-Rooster 03.12.2011 · Read full review
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