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Crack (Twin Towers Estate British Crime Thrillers (Book One))
Crack (Twin Towers Estate British Crime Thrillers (Book One))
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Fast-paced and cinematic, 20 Feb 2013
Crack tells the story of a police officer being hunted by a gang, after accidentally hitting a young girl with his car. Fast-paced, with realistic dialogue, it's an easy and enjoyable read. Barraclough writes in a cinematic style, with superb attention to location, and it's easy to picture this story playing out in your head like a movie. I genuinely look forward to reading more of his work.

This Thirtysomething Life
This Thirtysomething Life

3 of 6 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars they're are alot of spellling and grammer mistakes, 14 Jan 2013
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This sub-Hornby, sub-Parsons book reads like it was knocked out in a few days by someone trying to write their way through their own personal issues.

It deserves two stars because I made it to the end and it was very easy to read, but it wasn't an enjoyable experience.

Almost all characters are unsympathetic, making it very hard to care about anyone, while the sheer number of spelling and grammar errors in this book is atrocious. Should not be on sale in its current state.

Jessica [2 Track CD] [CD 1]
Jessica [2 Track CD] [CD 1]

2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars awesome, 29 July 2007
I read a review at [...] and have to say that I agree completely - best single of the year.

Forever Lost
Forever Lost
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6 of 6 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Gorgeous, lilting harmonies, 29 April 2005
This review is from: Forever Lost (Audio CD)
Does it really matter if they're the least band-looking band since Ultrasound. Forever Lost is a mini-masterpiece, that manages to rock and be gentle and tender at the same time. They claim The Mamas and The Papas as influences, and in terms of their sunny west-coast sound, they have clearly carried on part of their heritage, but The Magic Numbers also bear more than a slight similarity to The Polyphonic Spree. The tunes are uplifting and melancholy both at the same time, something that is hard to do, and something that is even harder to do well.
It's going to be exciting to hear more from this strangely beautiful band.

Everything Picture Ltd
Everything Picture Ltd
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6 of 6 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Majestically gorgeous, 11 Jun 2000
This review is from: Everything Picture Ltd (Audio CD)
When you feel like you only have one shot, you make the best of it and put in everything you've got. This was Ultrasound's one shot to make a mark on the musical landscape, and in my opinion, they've made a crater the size of Texas. As many styles and influences as you'd care to mention, Tiny Woods and co. have thrown in every idea and whim they have ever had - and we are the ones who benefit from their hard work. With the last track suffereing from a 40 minute section of bad-noise, all the other tracks range between ear-bleeding rock and haunting beauty. This sprawling, diverse album will leave you shocked and wishing that they had never left us.

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