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Review of Of Mice and Men - John Steinbeck by sympatic

Advantages: Good read.
Disadvantages: None

Of Mice and Men was a book that I had to read when at school as part of my GCSE in English, at the time I thought is was pretty good even if we then had to pick it apart looking at every small detail which sort of ruined my enjoyment of what is a very sho ... Read review

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08.03.2014 09:29
"But have you ever TRIED reincarnation?" Now in handy novel form.
Review of Jullius Levallon an Episode - Algernon Blackwood by dragonhelmuk

Advantages: Public domain ebook, free on kindle, Funny and easily-startled rich Victorians
Disadvantages: Castaneda-style properganda not fiction, Very slow, Very boring

Intro to Victorian horror / Algernon Blackwood Algernon Blackwood is a famous Victorian horror writer, a contemporary of Edgar Allen Poe and Lovecraft. "Julius Levallon" is sometimes claimed to be his finest work. He wrote it at the height of his care ... Read review

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I do like the look of this, I shall give it a spin! by Gag_Halfrunt
I'm sure the wimpiness, ennui, etc is all intended ironically/satirically. by torr
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30.12.2013 11:35
Boy meets girl. She fancies him, he fancies her. Clearly NEVER go
Review of Wuthering heights - Emily Bronte by pmcds

Advantages: Intense writing, believable character developments
Disadvantages: Need to take a break at times

...unrealistic portrayal of love. Bronte's Wuthering Heights has something a little bit different: it challenges the usual stereotype of roma ... Read review

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One of my favourite classics by catsholiday

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28.12.2013 11:30
A Single Man, Book Review
Review of A Single Man - Christopher Isherwood by inkyscribbles

Advantages: Beautifully written, addresses so many real life issues, something for everyone
Disadvantages: None!

Disclaimer: Although I watched the film before reading the book, this review is based completely on the book, and I only reference Tom Ford's accuracy in conveying certain elements of the narrative to the screen once. 'A Single Man' was written by Chris ... Read review

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Very informative and enjoyable review :-) by Scotlass712
Must reread tyis book not read it since the 70's by mumsymary
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20.11.2013 11:36
BELIEVE THE HYPE!
Review of The Great Gatsby - Scott Fitzgerald by ZenitaSanchez

Advantages: easy to read, engaging, fun, exciting
Disadvantages: no disadvantages

...but when "forced" to read the Great Gatsby, I understood why my mom and sister loved to read so much. To begin, the book was written in a way that I was quickly able to fall int ... Read review

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somewhat helpful

08.11.2013 15:53
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