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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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Once bitten, forever smitten

Advantages: Gripping storyline, great characters, a brilliant twist on conventional vampires
Disadvantages: If you get hooked, there are a lot of sequels to get through... not that I consider that a disadvantage myself

...Having been a fan of several horror writers, I've found myself in the horror section of book shops many times. On many such occasions I noticed Brian Lumley's Necroscope series occupying a fair bit of shelf space. Eventually I was curious enough to look f ...

baalzamon 13.04.2007 · Read full review
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Clumsy prose winds around an imaginative tale

Advantages: A splendid thriller, and the most innovative take on vampires thatyou'll read...
Disadvantages: Clumsy, unsubtle prose...

If you've been in a bookstore's horror section in the past fourteen or so years, at least in Britain, then you've almost certainly seen 'Necroscope' sitting on the shelves there, George Underwood's strikingly grotesque cover leaping out at you. 'Necrosco ...

RichardW 22.07.2000 · Read full review
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Gripping, chilling

Advantages: Non-stop thrills, laughs and shivers
Disadvantages: absolutely none

Wow... That's what I thought after finishing this book (and the rest of the series..10 in all). Imagine someone who can really talk to the dead, a necroscope, and the only one of his kind in the world. All the dead love him and share their ideas and ...

atrisha_99 28.09.2000 · Read full review

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The Dead Speak

Advantages: Action, horror, great story
Disadvantages: None

The Necroscope series is a right mixture, combining the best of a spy novel, science fiction and horror. The majority of the book is run as a 'Ghost' telling the events of the very near future and the past to a member of a secret Psychic branch of the ...

stevecook 03.08.2001 · Read full review
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