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A false flag approach

Advantages: A very entertaining and instructive work.
Disadvantages: Nothing but some will be put off by the science fiction nature of the story.

This is the eighteenth novel in set in this universe. Some sites have it listed as the fourteenth main stream novel but it is actually the third in the "Saganami Island" sub set. Firstly let me set some background to this plot. For many years now the ...

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Review of Shadow of Freedom - David Weber

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Just ice? Mister po-leess-maan?

Advantages: An entertaining and thought provoking read
Disadvantages: Will not appeal to everybody.

Thus spake Sir Terry. It is a truth universally acknowledged that a policeman taking a holiday will barely have time to open his suitcase before he finds his first corpse. His Grace, Commander Sir Samuel Vimes, Duke of Ankh and head of the City Watch ...

Coloneljohn 05.12.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Snuff: Discworld Novel 39 - Sir Terry Pratchett

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Pride and Extreme Prejudice

Advantages: It's funny; but laced with social commentary
Disadvantages: None

"It is a fact universally acknowledged…" …that Terry Pratchett's Discworld novels are highly derivative (it's a parallel universe, what do you expect?! the same things have to happen there as here, just differently); …th ...

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Review of Snuff: Discworld Novel 39 - Sir Terry Pratchett

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A darn fine read ..... but darker writing than usual

Advantages: Well written and emotion provoking
Disadvantages: be prepared to get angry with some of the characters .......

The truth be told, I am a big Pratchett fan, and have been since I read “The Colour of Magic” those many years ago. He writes with enthusiasm and genuine humour. I have lost count on the number of times that I have laughed out loud whilst reading (not a g ...

p4blodiablo 06.04.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Snuff: Discworld Novel 39 - Sir Terry Pratchett

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Glad Theres no Faeries at the Bottom of My Garden

Advantages: Better than Hamilton's Anita Blake Series, Something a bit different
Disadvantages: not a lot of plot, Has degraded into erotica faster than the Anita Blake Series

"Seduced by Moonlight" is the third book in the Merry Gentry series. Laurell K Hamilton is probably better known as the author of the Anita Blake, vampire Hunter / Slayer style novels. She is also going to become better known as a soft porn writer too i ...

emmaewok 03.03.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Seduced By Moonlight - Laurell K. Hamilton

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