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A Love Letter To Humanity - A Quirky, Imaginative Read

Advantages: Quirky, poignant, thought provoking, amusing, nice layout
Disadvantages: Maybe a bit too quirky for some - the math/sci-fi elements may put some off, the ending perhaps

... -- Introduction -- After reading 'Reasons To Stay Alive' recently and realising the author has written numerous novels, I thought I'd see what his novels are like and I'd heard good things of this particular title, which has been referred to as ' ...

IzzyS 11.05.2015 · Read full review
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Review of The Humans - Matt Haig

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Jubilee

Advantages: A fantastic read.
Disadvantages: Some things in too much detail and the author flicked between past and present too much.

Shelley Harris was born in South Africa to a South African mum and a British dad. Her parents no longer wanted to live under Apartheid and they moved to England in 1973. This is the first book I have read of hers. She has one other book out called 'Vil ...

jules.34 22.06.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Jubilee - Shelley Harris

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Jubilee repercussions

Advantages: Interesting and thought provoking
Disadvantages: Some bits of text longer than they needed to be

...This book was released a few years back now and at the time was on offer in my local supermarket. It grabbed my attention because of its name as the whole country was aware of our Queen’s Diamond Jubilee taking place in the summer of that year and it had ...

frankiecesca 20.02.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Jubilee - Shelley Harris

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Richard Hell's Go Now... sex and drugs and rock and roll....

Advantages: Readable book
Disadvantages: Tired subject matter

...Well I guess there’s no accusing American punk singer Richard Hell of not knowing what he is talking about with the subject matter of his first published novel, Go Now, published in 1996. Unfortunately however the plot of the book sounds like an identik ...

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Private detection India style

Advantages: Amusing and well written tongue in cheek detective story
Disadvantages: Not one to read if you want a REAL detective story

The case of the Missing Servant – Tarquin Hall Vish Puri, the hero of the story is India's most private investigator. Vish enjoys his food as his shape reveals and he is a real character with his own unique brand of investigating skills. Vish gets his ...

catsholiday 28.05.2014 · Read full review
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Review of The Case of the Missing Servant - Tarquin Hall

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