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The Shock of The Fall

Advantages: Well written, gives you an insight into mental illness
Disadvantages: Book isn't for everyone

...probably wouldn't have nought this book had it not been the Ciao Product of the Week, but when I read the blurb, it did seem like a book that would hold my attention, so I decided to purchase it. I was unable to find much about this book on ...

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The current "must read" - Nathan Filer's The Shock of the Fall

Advantages: An interesting and easy absorbing read
Disadvantages: None for me

...I’m sure I’m not alone in having some experience of living with a family member with some kind of mental health issue. While I was very young at the time, it taught me that a single episode can cause a devastating effect on ones well being and as a result ...

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A Shock of a Fall, a Lifetime of Consequences

Advantages: Easy to read, great characterisation, thought-provoking
Disadvantages: Not an easy read for everyone

“The Shock of the Fall” by Nathan Filer is one of those books that you see everywhere - on giant posters at tube stations, on the ‘bestseller’ shelves in bookstores and being read on the tube. This is probably due to the book winning the 2013 Costa Book A ...

Brownie_Queen 29.03.2014 · Read full review
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Easy to read, but not in terms of subject...

Advantages: Very moving book, easy to read
Disadvantages: Heart-breaking

The Shock of The Fall I purchased The Shock of The Fall in paperback format from my local Asda store, for a reasonable cost of £4. It is the first (and so far only) novel written by Nathan Filer, and it was first published in 2013. Nathan Fil ...

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The Shock of the Fall - Should be a Flyer

Advantages: Insightful, well written
Disadvantages: emotional and tackles difficult subject matters

The Shock of the Fall by Nathan Filer Nathan Filer is a writer and lecturer in Creative Writing at Bath Spa University, which is around 20 miles from where I live. So when one of his students recommended this book to me, I thought I’d give it a go. The ...

LiveMusicLoverLyn 30.03.2014 · Read full review
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