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Thats Amara

Advantages: Brilliantly written
Disadvantages: Sadly Richard Laymon is dead, so new book releases will dry up if you become a fan

...Some book reviews tend to spoil the ending or purpose of the book. So rather than tell you everything that happens in Amara by Richard Laymon I will write the description that is on the book cover and then give my views on the story. The cover descript ...

stuleg 10.06.2003 · Read full review
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Review of Amara - Richard Laymon, Dean Koontz

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I Want Me Mummy!

Advantages: Great characters and great story
Disadvantages: Not as scary as some horror stories

Take my mother in law. No, please, take her! The old ones are the good ones, as they say. You may be thinking that this is an unusual way to begin a review. Your mouse is no doubt hovering eagerly over the "not helpful" button, ready to zap six points of ...

tuftie 16.04.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Amara - Richard Laymon, Dean Koontz

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Flesh smackingly good

Advantages: A wonderful example of Laymon at it's best.
Disadvantages: This could too shocking for some. Don't let your grandmother near this.

There have rumours surrounding Richard Laymon for a number of years now - people think that Laymon is a pseudonym for an established author, perhaps, Stephen King himself. “Midnight’s Lair” is one of the books that fuel this debate. It was originally publ ...

Manx 03.12.2000 · Read full review
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Review of Midnight's Lair - Richard Laymon

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Brilliantly shocking!

Advantages: Engrossing throughout
Disadvantages: Avoid if easily offended

Midnight's Lair is one of Laymon's more shocking books, but also one of his best. It was originally published under the pseudonym of Richard Kelly - a fact that has always puzzled me, since I would be proud to have written it myself. It's the story of a g ...

philsammie 16.07.2000 · Read full review

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Save a night in for this book ... (Night in the lonesome October)

Advantages: Great change in scenery, tame on the gore etc so a good choice for new readers
Disadvantages: The story is far fetched but who cares!

~~~Night In The Lonesome October~~~ Night In The Lonesome October is the 2001 novel by American horror writer Richard Laymon, who has an impressive collection of popular novels. Coincidentally he is one of my favourite authors. ~Synopsis: Ed is loo ...

clumsy221 04.03.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Night In The Lonesome October - Richard Laymon

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