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Puny white boy becomes king of the jungle swingers!
Review of Tarzan of the Apes - Edgar Rice Burroughs by Mauri

Advantages: A real page turner
Disadvantages: Some of the attitudes expressed are old fashioned to the modern reader

In western literature there are many examples of characters and stories that have since their first introduction become part of our everyday popular culture. So when we speak of Frankenstein, Dracula and Sherlock Holmes the vast majority of people know wh ... Read review

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"Old fashioned to the modern reader" - read that as a breath of fresh air to those of us of a certain pre-PC age! R. by RICHADA
Excellent review by supercityfan

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exceptional

19.07.2014 12:14
A classic not read at school
Review of Pride and Prejudice - Jane Austen by lottehusbands

Advantages: amazing read, classic
Disadvantages: -

To my dismay at school whilst you heard about the classic writers like Dickens and Shakespeare, the only female 'classic' author stated was Austen and unlike the others none of her works were ever read or studied by classes and there was no reason why. Pr ... Read review

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A good start but more information about why you enjoyed this would be good. by brokenangelkisses
ok by thedevilinme

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somewhat helpful

06.06.2014 15:47
Why it's a sin to Kill a Mockingbird
Review of To Kill A Mockingbird: 50th Anniversary edition - Harper Lee by brokenangelkisses

Advantages: strong moral messages conveyed in a realistic story with well-rounded characters
Disadvantages: readers really need to be aware of the context to fully appreciate some elements

Not all books repay rereading; this one does. Harder Lee's 1960 novel is considered a masterpiece of American literature - it won the Pulitzer Prize - and has been part of the school curriculum in America and the UK for many years. Disliking the public sc ... Read review

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One of my favourite books of all time!!!! by Scotlass712
very interesting by rolandrat123

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exceptional

31.05.2014 22:46
A book that has inspired generations. A universal classic.
Review of To Kill A Mockingbird: 50th Anniversary edition - Harper Lee by crazyomon

Advantages: An inspirational story told through some great characters. Deals with some serious issues.
Disadvantages: None that I can think of.

...And, a father who wants to teach his children the difference between good and evil, a father who wa ... Read review

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I would have liked to have given this an e - but this has nothing specific to the 50th edition. = which I considered buying despite having an older copy. What makes this edition special? by Marge3781
Ambiguous content and incorrect detailing. by 1st2thebar

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very helpful

31.05.2014 18:56
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A mockingbird that will live forever.
Review of To Kill A Mockingbird: 50th Anniversary edition - Harper Lee by robjak

Advantages: Unable to put it down
Disadvantages: Want to read straight away immediately after

...best known novels ever written, To Kill A Mocking Bird. She was born in 1926 in Alabama where she studied law as a young adult. It was her childhood that inspired her to write this novel which ... Read review

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Almost an "E" ;) by LiveMusicLoverLyn
@1st2thebar: It is, it's the current GCSE book that they were examined on in May 2014 ;) by LiveMusicLoverLyn

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very helpful

31.05.2014 11:37
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