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A Dangerous Imaginary Friend?

Advantages: Interesting premise that keeps you guessing, imaginative characters, atmospheric
Disadvantages: A little amateurish at times, need to suspend rational belief to enjoy it

...I came across this in the library and was tempted by the cover, and the authors I recognised who gave their own comments of praise for the novel. I don’t recall being familiar with Unger and wasn’t too sure what to expect from Crazy Love You; whilst I was ...

gothic_moon 31.03.2016 · Read full review
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Review of Crazy Love You - Lisa Unger

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Closer than you think

Advantages: New characters, good storyline
Disadvantages: None

I am a big reader and a few years ago I discovered Karen Rose. I have read all her books although not in the order they were intended so am going back to reread in the correct order. *******ABOUT THE AUTHOR******* Karen Rose is an American author who wr ...

mummytobe78 12.01.2016 · Read full review
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Review of Closer Than You Think - Karen Rose

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Could have been so much better.

Advantages: Great premise, short punchy chapters.
Disadvantages: A llittle bit of a let down after a great start.

...Into the house... down the stairs... through the dripping dark of the cellar...someone is there... someone who shouldn't be there... As an old building awaits demolition, a horrifying discovery is made down in the cellar: a cage made of human bones - wit ...

JEFFJEN 17.03.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Cage Of Bones - Tania Carver

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An amazing start to the Saga of Darren Shan

Advantages: very gripping storyline, appeals to all ages
Disadvantages: seriously impossible to put down once you start reading it

... General information about the book Cirque du freak was written by Darren Shan and is the first book of twelve in the 'Saga of Darren Shan'. Collins, which is an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers Limited, first published it in Great Britain in ...

x__Amz.Loves.Harry__x 29.02.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Cirque Du Freak - Darren Shan

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What a fantastic book, Brilliant written

Advantages: great story, well thought out plot, grips you from start to finish
Disadvantages: nothing

Darren Shan in cirque du freak writes himself as the main character of the story. The Darren Shan saga has over ten books that all follow the same boy and all follow each other. Cirque du freak is the first of these books and inroduces you to the characte ...

09jbooth 24.06.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Cirque Du Freak - Darren Shan

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