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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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Terror Comes To Blackstone

Advantages: A brilliantly written book that leaves you afraid to read more but unable to put down.
Disadvantages: Not for the faint hearted unless you want to give yourself nightmares!!

...a small New England Town, long buried secrets are coming back to life to haunt and to terrorise…’ This is the opening sentence of a book that has kept me enthralled for the last week, I haven’t slept as night after night I have lived the lives of ...

SandraR 16.10.2001 · Read full review
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Review of The Blackstone Chronicles - John Saul

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Black marks for blackstone

Advantages: It isn't a long epic
Disadvantages: I feel its selling its author short

...book quite a while ago. I'd read a bad review of a related game and was wondering if the book was any good. The plot seemed to be that of a lost son, wandering around a small town trying to find out about his past. There were ...

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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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