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A Teenager's Guide To Survival

Advantages: A gripping read ; Superb characters ; A book all teenager's can relate to ; Inspired Richey James Edwards
Disadvantages: Too short ; I never want it too end

...me out is a book that, when you're all done reading it, you wish the author that wrote it was a terrific friend of yours and you could call him up on the phone whenever you felt like it." The Catcher In The Rye was a curious ...

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Rebel, rebel...

Advantages: A masterpiece of modern fiction
Disadvantages: The 1950's language and slang might sound funny to some

I know there must 30 or so reviews of this fantastic modern classic in here already but I just had to start my review-writing career with one of my personal favourites. I guess it's a bit like feeling safe with an old friend. If you have never read a m ...

putsy 18.02.2006 · Read full review
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Funny, interesting, compelling...

Advantages: Very easy to read
Disadvantages: None, I love it

...is my favourite book of all time that I first read when I was 11, then re-read several times since then. I bought it in a charity shop for 50p!! It begins with the following, and immediately hooks you and you can't put it down... 'If you really wa ...

LADYFUCHSIA 03.09.2007 · Read full review
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The Cynic's Bible

Advantages: The Catcher In The Rye is a wonderfully jaded and realistic story. You will fly through this book and be sorely disappointed to see it end.
Disadvantages: Well, the English is a bit difficult to make out every now and then, but what the hell - it's educational.

...Several years ago a friend and I owned a Web site devoted entirely to the cynical, jaded, and sarcastic attitudes we frequently displayed to the entire universe. Among other things we praised: MTV’s “Daria,” old-school punk mu ...

Sarah_B 14.01.2002 · Read full review
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Revisit your school days

Advantages: A strong relationship is formed with the character
Disadvantages: Drags slightly

...Author: J D Salinger Published Date: 1951 No of Pages: 208 Genre: Sort of Teenage Angst for the literary world RRP: £7.99 Paperback Amazon Price: £5.27 Most of you will know of Catcher in the Rye from school. It is likely fewer have read it out of ...

ally2kc 18.12.2006 · Read full review
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