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Where Jekyll really Hydes...

Advantages: Good story for it's time
Disadvantages: Nothing

... Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde Everyone knows about the tale of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde although there's sometimes a bit of confusion where people think that Dr Jekyll drinks the potion and mutates into the hideous Mr Hyde. Written by Robert louis Stevenson ...

cherilyn92 27.12.2011 · Read full review
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Review of The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and Other Tales of Terror - Robert Louis Stevenson, Robert Mighall

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Harrowing? Not in the Slightest

Advantages: Style and flow really good
Disadvantages: Same old storyline, bland characters, not scary at all

The Harrowing – Alexandra Sokoloff Having just finished a book series (much of which I enjoyed) I was at a come-down and not able to get into another series straight away, as usually happens after reading a full set of books back to back. Due to this, I ...

elfbwillow 11.03.2013 · Read full review
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Is it safe to go back into the water?

Advantages: Good initial 'up to the minute' plot
Disadvantages: Unnecessary length, silly plot

...30 sets of worryingly interested eyes swivelled from jotters to the front of the class as the Jiffy-Bag inadvertently ripped in my hands, the contents falling with an entertainingly noisy clatter onto my desk. "What's that 'Beast', Sir?" The 'beast' in q ...

campbeltown 21.08.2006 · Read full review
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Review of The Swarm - Frank Schätzing

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An Awesome Read

Advantages: Creative, Very interesting, A lot of important science, Hugely entertaining, will keep you up
Disadvantages: Don't read this before an exam, you won't sleep! (Not kidding!!)

The Swarm - our destructive activities on the surface of our planet are triggering a response from nature. Scientists from around the world begin to notice the strange phenomenon and are left terrified at what the natural world has finally sentenced man w ...

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And damnation

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...Weird book, weird book, weird book. Okay I’ve got that out of my system now! As I was saying this is one weird book, this is reading Stephen King on drugs, Richard Laymon’s evil twin brother, Dean Koontz.... I think you get my drift. The Hellfire C ...

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Review of The Hellfire Club - Peter Straub

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