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Non stop violence!

Advantages: Fast paced and exciting
Disadvantages: No time for character development

One Rainy Night is fast paced, non stop action all the way. It's the story of a night when rain falls, turning everyone it touches into a crazed killer! The entire novel covers a period of just a few hours - there's no gentle introduction or setting of sc ...

philsammie 13.07.2000 · Read full review

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Original Idea

Advantages: Exciting
Disadvantages: Nothing special

One Raniy Night is an average Richard Laymon horror book. The story is about “black rain” that falls on a town and makes everyone it touches evil. The book is well written but it lacks whatever it is in other Richard Laymon books which makes them so exce ...

Claire102 28.07.2000 · Read full review
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The Black Rain

Advantages: It's scary, and it has the usual quality of writing by Laymon
Disadvantages: It can seem a little cheesey in places.

One Rainy Night by Richard Laymon is set in a small American town called Bixby. Everything is pretty much quiet until the night before it starts raining. A black teenager was murdered by his classmates for his association with an ex - girlfriend of their ...

Arbobug 12.04.2007 · Read full review
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One Rainy Night

Advantages: Good lighthearted horror a must for those who enjoy being scared
Disadvantages: Not for the squemish or faint of heart very explicit and graphic detail

...If you are already familiar with Richard Layman there’s no need to tell you that his work is brimming with blood,gore and graphically violent sexual themes and One Rainy Night is no exception. A huge fan of Laymon novels I personally own over 30 ...

erinmitch 08.06.2004 · Read full review
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Save for a rainy night

Advantages: Good characters and base plot
Disadvantages: The end feels a bit sudden and rushed

...I started reading Richard Laymon books pretty much by accident - I'd read all the Stephen King books and needed something else to get my teeth into and have been working my way through his books ever since. I picked up One Rainy Night a couple of days ag ...

crazycrazy 20.03.2001 · Read full review
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