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Hard Knox

Advantages: Banter, drama, plot
Disadvantages: Nothing really

Title: Hard Knox Author: Nicole Williams Series: The Outsider Chronicles Acquired: Bought Genre: Adult - New Adult Publisher: Nicole Williams Release date: 12th August 2014 Everyone at Sinclair University knows the name Knox Jagger. Either they resent h ...

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Review of Hard Knox - Nicole Williams

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A poem of the wind and the trees.

Advantages: Pretty funny, short
Disadvantages: Non-ending, may be dull to some people, other matters of taste

Haruki Murakami is one of the most famous Japanese authors ever, having achieved fame both in his home country and across the world. The Guardian described him on the cover of Norwegian Wood as "one of the world's most important living novelists". As capt ...

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Review of Hear The Wind Sing - Haruki Murakami

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More Black than Comedy

Advantages: Gripping, psychologically intriguing
Disadvantages: Disturbing, a bit repetitive in places

...Verine Dorricks is visiting her husband, Donald, in a high security prison. As always he greets her with, “I’m innocent, you know.” But Donald has been found guilty of the murder of ten people. Nine of them were psychotherapists and all victims were ga ...

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Review of Nine Lives - Bernice Rubens

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Sentenced to Life

Advantages: Compelling, dark, complex characters
Disadvantages: May not appeal to you if you don't like black comedy

...On the day of her retirement, Jean Hawkins is presented by her work colleagues with a leaving present, a 5 year diary. Having intended to commit suicide on her return home, this gift rather puts a spanner in the works. Miss Hawkins has spent her entire ...

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Review of A Five Year Sentence - Bernice Rubens

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Standing On A Beach: Camus & The Existential Canon

Advantages: A Work Of Genius
Disadvantages: Extremely Disturbing...

BACKGROUND: 'In our society,' wrote Albert Camus, 'any man who doesn't cry at his mother's funeral is liable to be condemned to death.' This may seem a bewilderingly dramatic, almost self-indulgent sort of assertion, but it is one which Camus brought to l ...

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Review of The Outsider - Albert Camus

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