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The Carnival Is Over

Advantages: Engaging, intriguing characters & premise, velvelty smooth writing style
Disadvantages: None for me

...I consider myself a fan, of most works, of Dean Koontz. Having read most of the Odd series, I was eagerly anticipating what appeared to be the final instalment, Saint Odd. Thankfully, I wasn't disappointed as this kept me turning the pages and wanting mor ...

gothic_moon 24.08.2015 · Read full review
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Second Life - That tricky second book

Advantages: Engaging read
Disadvantages: Not as strong as the author's previous novel

...have previously read and enjoyed 'Before I Go To Sleep' - the debut novel by SJ Watson. I was pleased to learn that a second novel had been published by the same author and hoped that it would live up to the promise of its predecessor. I reserved a copy ...

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The Director's Cut Is Fatal...

Advantages: a good book...
Disadvantages: not scary :-(

This book is the 3rd book in the Demonata series. I have just looked at my 2 reviews on the second and first books of this series, and I am surprised at how rubbish those reviews actually are. It just goes to show that I am actually improving on my review ...

Jonni_boi 10.04.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Slawter - Darren Shan

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Slawter not slaughter

Advantages: Everything possible from a literature perspective
Disadvantages: Yellow is not my favourite colour lol

...My favourite out of the current 4 Demonata books Lord Loss, Demon Thief and Bec being the other Titles. Slawter is the third book in the series and rejoins us with our favourite hero, (Or at least mine) Grubbs Grady and his Denim wearing Uncle Dervish. In ...

vampiresthirst 20.05.2007 · Read full review
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Let the slawter begin

Advantages: One of Shan's best
Disadvantages: Too childish for some.

This is the third book in the demonata sage. It however is the fourth chronologically. This is the direct sequel to the first book with Grubbs Grady retuning as the hero of the story! This series uses 3 protagonists that even though all will come to know ...

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