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Not all it's cracked up to be

Advantages: The 1958 section is good
Disadvantages: The modern day (80s) section is rubbish

...I loved this book when I was a kid. I read lots of Stephen King back in my teenage years. This particular book I remember reading over the weekend before my GCSEs began, when I probably should have been revising. IT kept me utterly engrossed, I found it i ...

hogsflesh 22.10.2011 · Read full review
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Here comes the bogeyman.

Advantages: Good charactization, excellent plot
Disadvantages: Overly long, the bloody stuttering

When I was a lot younger, I read a lot of books. Quality wasn't important, but reading was, I read everything I could find, even the instructions and ingredients lists off packs of food. My mum tells tales of me being so bored that I would read the boxes ...

TheDuke 18.03.2003 · Read full review
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It will feed on your own hidden fears...

Advantages: All the book is an advantage!
Disadvantages: More than 1000 pages... maybe too much if you don´t really like reading

...In the city of Derry, Maine, someone is killing the children. But is “It” really someone? Is it a human being the one lurking through the sewers and pipes, coming out as an apparently harmless clown every 27 years, and seemingly nurturing from the kids’ m ...

Aurynne 26.01.2004 · Read full review
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We all float down here....

Advantages: Ambitious, nostalgic, even touching
Disadvantages: May be overwhelming for first-timers and short attention spans; the truly prudish may wish to steer clear of CHAPTER 22, part 12

When I was eleven I used to chum around with some of the kids in my town, exploring the secret corners unknown or unappreciated by adults. When I read this book Derry became my own hometown, and the Losers were my friends: the girl I had a crush on in jun ...

Doctor_Belch 17.02.2004 · Read full review
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Excellent Stephen King Book

Advantages: Better than the film
Disadvantages: None

Stephen King's It is a book that came out in 1986. I think it is one of his best books ever. The story is about a group of 7 kids living in Derry in Maine. They are all misfits of some kind or another and get together to form a group. Their names a ...

harveydog52 13.12.2011 · Read full review
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