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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 ...

moistbabe 18.09.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Nine Lives - Bernice Rubens

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Deeply Disappointing

Advantages: It's an easy read that won't take long to get through
Disadvantages: It totally wasn't for me - I felt very let down.

The Protagonists When Monika Keller and her husband Jack went to Bombay theywere looking for a charity to support but found more than they’d expected. Laidback Irish-American Jack and ultra-organised German Monika were an unlikely couple – she was con ...

koshkha 01.06.2012 · Read full review
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Review of The Speech of Angels - Sharon Maas

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One wedding I would not want to attend

Advantages: Gave you a good idea of life in the Deep South for one chaotic family
Disadvantages: The story was hard to follow and really there wasn't much of a story and too many characters

Delta Wedding by Eudora WeltyISBN: 978-0860682899This was another book I discovered on my daughter’s shelf in her room. She left a lot of books and often brings some back from London but I just can’t keep up wit ...

catsholiday 28.04.2012 · Read full review
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Did she just shake her 'Tactics' at me?

Advantages: Sublime Photos -
Disadvantages: Uncovers a myriad of social problems for maleness - ignorance is bliss - sometimes

Authors: Will Self - David Gamble 160 pages Publisher: Viking £12.99 'Perfidious Man' depicts the trend of a socially ailing masculinity - the concise book is an attempt of balancing a stance requiring a voice, a male voice ...

1st2thebar 26.04.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Perfidious Man - Will Self

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The Devil Rides Out - Dennis Wheatley

Advantages: A new idea and well put across
Disadvantages: The language made it a little hard to read in places

Although most of the horror stories I read are quite recently written there are some older ones that I enjoy. Dennis Wheatley seems to be well ahead of his time when it comes to scaring the life out of me. Probably his best known book is called The Devil ...

muppetbabe 13.01.2012 · Read full review
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