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Robert Heinlein, First and Best

Advantages: A very entertaining thoughtful reat
Disadvantages: Not to every ones liking

Starship Troopers by Robert A Heinlein. Published in 1959. Very brief synopsis:- With this book you follow the life of one Juan (Johnny) Rico from his enlistment in the Federal Service, Mobile Infantry, up to his command of a platoon of these troops ...

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The book of the film.

Advantages: Controversial, but well researched subject
Disadvantages: None

I was disgusted! No one had ever heard of the book "Starship Troopers" until the movie came out. The book pre-dates the movie by about 40 years, and is certainly a better tale than can be told in a 90 minute movie (Unless you want allow for the mandatory ...

one47 04.08.2001 ∑ Read full review
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To the everlasting glory of the infantry

Advantages: Excellently paced introduction to Heinlein's work
Disadvantages: None

Starship Troopers is one of the great foundation stones of modern science fiction. Written by one of the acknowledged masters of the genre, Robert A. Heinlein, it charts the progress of John Rico, a young man who desperately wants to earn the right to vot ...

Guzman 14.05.2001 ∑ Read full review
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Small Favour: No Such Thing...

Advantages: Fast paced, characters and relationships have developed well
Disadvantages: If you don't like wizards and fantasy, move along

This certainly isnít my first Dresden Files book review and it probably wonít be my last. Admittedly Iíve skipped ahead a couple of books since my last one, but after those and a few dalliances with other authors, my attentions have been back on Mr Dresde ...

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Review of Small Favour - Jim Butcher

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The best things come in small packages

Advantages: You can get your Dresden Files fix with a whole new plot
Disadvantages: Not as witty as previous novels

Hello everyone! Long time no review! Now i'm on my summer holidays, i can catch up on my "to review" list, and i figure, where's the best place to start than with my favourite author, Jim Butcher's, latest enstallment of the Dresden Files? If you look at ...

super-t 03.07.2008 ∑ Read full review
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