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Endless Night? It sure felt like it!

Advantages: The first person narrative can be quite funny at times
Disadvantages: Most of the rest of it

A couple of days ago I was scanning my bookshelves for something to read. I couldn't make my mind up whether to go for a crime novel, or sci-fi or even something a bit technical. In the end I opted for a book by Richard Laymon. A few years ago now I ha ...

david_1967 12.03.2008 · Read full review
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One of the very best

Advantages: Exciting throughout
Disadvantages: Not for the fainthearted!

Endless Night is in my opinion one of the best two or three novels Laymon has produced. It tells the story of a girl, Jody, who is staying the night at a friend's house when a gang break in and kill the rest of the family (a typically violent premise for ...

philsammie 12.07.2000 · Read full review

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Good Book

Advantages: A lot of good characters
Disadvantages: The killer's chapters are dull

Endless Night is a good book although it had enough potential to have been a lot better. A large amount of the story was told from the killer’s perspective, especially about his past which was mostly disgusting. Most of this wasn’t really necessary to the ...

Claire102 28.07.2000 · Read full review
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The first...

Advantages: Easy understandable
Disadvantages: none at all

"Endless Night" was the first book I ever read by Richard Laymon. And it just got me going form there. At first the book was that thick I couldn't possibly finish in time to return it again. But as I started flipping the pages, it just struck me how good ...

xuan007 13.07.2000 · Read full review
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Endless Night

Advantages: Blood,Gore and non stop action, typical Laymon
Disadvantages: Not for the faint hearted

Endless Night is one of the most disturbing books written by Laymon, the story begins with a bunch of serial killers who break into houses and slaughter everyone in it. Jody Fargo is a sixteen year old daughter of a cop, who is having a sleepover at her ...

steve0967 07.12.2006 · Read full review
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