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The Death House

Advantages: Plot, characters, setting
Disadvantages: Nothing

Title: The Death House Author: Sarah Pinborough Series: N/A Acquired: Review Genre: Young Adult Publisher: Gollancz Release date: 26th February 2015 Blood tests can change everything and Toby knows that all too well. The day his blood test showed him as ...

linzee_loulabelle 12.03.2015 · Read full review
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Review of The Death House - Sarah Pinborough

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A Flat Pack Novel Filled with Surprises

Advantages: Great fun - but with some serious messages
Disadvantages: Stretches credibility rather too often

...A Fake Fakir? ‘The Extraordinary Journey of The Fakir who got Trapped in an IKEA Wardrobe’ by Romain Puertolas is one of those books whose title makes it a little hard to ignore. It’s an interesting technique to intrigue the potential reader with a ti ...

koshkha 28.07.2014 · Read full review
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Review of The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir who got Trapped in an Ikea Wardrobe - Romain Puertolas

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Plath's book is tragic genius...

Advantages: Beautifully written, 'poetic' without compromising truth
Disadvantages: I can't think of any.

...I loved this book. It may have been because at the time I was experiencing firsthand the destruction that depression and mental illness can cause. Plath's book is very sad. But it also reinforces the fact that societal expectations and boundaries can push ...

lizzie_haycocks 25.05.2005 · Read full review
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Review of The Bell Jar - Sylvia Plath

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..CAN I PLAY WITH MADNESS?

Advantages: Wonderfully written with such fluidity and authencity with her own experiences
Disadvantages: It ended too soon!

The Bell Jar. This was the only novel that Plath published, which she did under a pseudonym back in the 60's. She was an excellent poet but is largely known for her largely-autobiographical novel. Her real-life persona in the book is Esther Greenwood; ...

Annallon 25.08.2009 · Read full review
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Plath's only novel

Advantages: Compelling, interesting
Disadvantages: Some may find it depressing

About the book The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath is her only novel and it was originally published under a pseudonym in 1963. The edition being reviewed was published by Faber and Faber and is 240 pages long. Plot Working in New York one hot summ ...

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