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Bold Hegel
Review of Aesthetics: Lectures on Fine Art, Volume I - G. W. F. Hegel by 1st2thebar

Advantages: Free online; curious prose
Disadvantages: The format was tedious and uninventive

Published in 1865 Translated by T. M. Knox (1900 - 80) - - - Lectures have an abiding rawness unlike any form of instructional communication. Even how the lectures are devised, portrays an orator identity, deliverance of intellect has always provoked a ... Read review

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Great review by justarube
Well written, great work =) by BrutalHonesty91
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20.02.2017 17:09
A very British rant
Review of I Have a Bream - John O'Farrell by steerpyke

Advantages: witty, satirical, gentle and though provoking
Disadvantages: might not sit with everyones political views

...for Spitting Image and Have I Got News For You. Later as a novelist he attained critical acclaim for a string of often dark ... Read review

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VH x by justarube
Well written by BrutalHonesty91
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20.02.2017 16:55
A gripping thriller with a silly ending
Review of Dark Places - Gillian Flynn by Calla76

Advantages: Gripping and interesting storyline
Disadvantages: Let down by the ending

About the book PUBLISHED IN 2009 BY WEIDENFELD & NICOLSON PAGES: 370 Synopsis Libby Day was just seven years old when her older brother massacred her family while she hid in a cupboard. Her evidence helped put him away. Ever since then sh ... Read review

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Well done by ccmccartney
I will probably give this a go at some point by Essexgirl2006
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19.02.2017 20:33
Where is the Silver lining...?
Review of Silver Birches - Adrian Plass by ravingreviewer

Advantages: True life shown through.
Disadvantages: Painful memories.

Adrian Plass for those of you who may not know or him (or indeed have ever heard anything about him!) is a Christian speaker and author, first coming to the fore back in the early 1980's. Married with a number of children, he was originally a social worke ... Read review

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'Silver Birches' implies endangered, I guess this was intentional. Y-es, the book should be under: 'Religion.' by 1st2thebar
Well done by ccmccartney
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19.02.2017 18:31
Sisterhood is for life.
Review of The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants - Ann Brashares by mademoiselle.ariel

Advantages: Friendship, Easy to read, Woman Empowerment, emotional
Disadvantages: none

This book captures the spirit of friendship in the most charming and marvellously entertaining manner possible. Ann Brashares creates a world where it is possible for four friends, as different as they can be to form a long lasting and deeply gratifying ... Read review

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Not my cup of tea, but a very good review. R. by RICHADA
This would appeal to the chick lit / YA readership. Nice one and welcome to Ciao. by mikemelmak
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19.02.2017 09:54
Brilliant Vampires Series: Academy Edition.
Review of Vampire Academy 6: Last Sacrifice - Richelle Mead by mademoiselle.ariel

Advantages: Very addictive, Original, Plot twist, Fast paced
Disadvantages: The love triangle

...we would expect from a vampire sto ... Read review

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A fabulous first review, only, in a sense, you have thrown far too much at it as only a review of book 6 is required here. R. by RICHADA
welcome to ciao good review, A little tip read lots of other peoples reviews by mumsymary

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Last Sacrifice
by linzee_loulabelle
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18.02.2017 08:32
Shelly is the baby on the beach
Review of Summer's Child - Diane Chamberlain by beautybuff

Advantages: good mystery
Disadvantages: simple read - too simple?

...but anyway, she bought me Summer's Child by Diane Chamberlain (2014). I have read a fe ... Read review

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concise but comprehensive review, great! by 2mennycds
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18.02.2017 07:48
Eco's smoke and mirrors.
Review of Foucault's Pendulum - Umberto Eco by steerpyke

Advantages: rich, deep, complex and intriguing
Disadvantages: may prove a tough read for some

In a world where Dan Brown novels are regarded by many as being semi-academic, re-examinations of histories more controversial ecclesiastical theories, thank The Lord (pun intended) for Umberto Eco. He is best known for The Name of The Rose a medieval who ... Read review

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Dan Brown Semi academic LOL! by LiveMusicLoverLyn
great!! by bettyboo47

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15.02.2017 12:38
Which toddler does not like a red tractor story?
Review of Tremendous Tractors - Tony Mitton by rolandrat123

Advantages: Colourful and subtly educational
Disadvantages: None

The Product Tremendous Tractors by Tony Mitton and Ant Parker Paperback: 24 pages Age Range: 3 - 7 years Macmillan Children's Books; Main market ed. edition (8 May 2014) ISBN 978-1447250746 Cost Price marked as £5.99. I bought it as par ... Read review

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Well reviewed by elfbwillow
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14.02.2017 22:07
A masterful, world-hopping, instant classic
Review of Transition - Iain Banks by steerpyke

Advantages: a unique take on dystopian sci-fi
Disadvantages: none

Iain Banks led a duel life as a novelist. Firstly as a writer of emotive, warped and heartfelt narratives and also as Iain M Banks, a spinner of galactic science fiction writ large of millions of miles and millions of years. Although this book, by virtue ... Read review

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Gonna have to put this on my list by Secre
Good review. by kiss_me2070
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14.02.2017 11:27
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Lovely colourful animal book with bright illustrations
Review of Say Hello to the Baby Animals - Ian Whybrow by rolandrat123

Advantages: Well made book, colourful pictures
Disadvantages: None

The Product Author Ian Whybrow Illustrator Ed Eaves Publisher: Macmillan Children’s Books Paperback Price £1.00 at The Works website when bought as part of 10 for £10 offer. Book is price marked £5.99. The Book This is a lovely s ... Read review

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vh :o) by euphie
Bargain! by LiveMusicLoverLyn
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13.02.2017 14:08
I heart Christmas
Review of I Heart Christmas - Lindsey Kelk by jules.34

Advantages: A great and funny read.
Disadvantages: Cannot think of any.

This was the first book I have read by Lindsey Kelk and I was not disappointed. She has written a series of 'I heart' books, this 'I heart Christmas' being one of them. The main character of this book is Angela, an English girl who now lives in New York ... Read review

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Vh =) by raspberry_ripple

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13.02.2017 14:03
When bread becomes currency
Review of Leningrad State of Siege - Michael Jones by 2mennycds

Advantages: Little known tale, individual accounts as well as big picture, empathetic
Disadvantages: Photos would be better on glossy paper; harrowing account

Most people equate the word “siege” with a medieval castle surrounded by a hostile army, cutting off supplies and forcing it to capitulate, despite being well defended by thick walls and towers. This book tells of a modern siege that lasted for 870 days ... Read review

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good by triohermawan
Fantastically written! by JaydonNolan
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13.02.2017 08:45
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More Enid Blyton Magic
Review of The Folk of the Faraway Tree - Enid Blyton by jo-1976

Advantages: Imaginative exciting read for children
Disadvantages: New version has renamed the characters, scary in parts

The Folk of the Faraway Tree is the third and final book in the fantastic series of Enid Blyton’s Faraway Tree/Enchanted Wood stories. This is a series that I loved reading as a young child myself so it has been a real pleasure to revisit the excitement a ... Read review

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Nicely done. by afy9mab

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12.02.2017 11:52
This guide book is one of the Rough guides
Review of The Rough Guide to Wales - The Rough Guide by mumsymary

Advantages: Good info
Disadvantages: my copy a bit out of date

The Rough Guide series of books was founded in 1982 by penguin. These books cover more than 200 destinations both in the UK and abroad. The Edition pictured here on the ciao product page is Rough Guides; 4th Revised edition (May 2003) 2000's I think ... Read review

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If it's delete when return, why take it back. They won't miss it. ;o) by Soho_Black
VH by Secre
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11.02.2017 10:47
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