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The Book Lamp (BLACK) by That Company Called If
The Book Lamp (BLACK) by That Company Called If
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
The book lamp looks super cute, but the light it produces isn't bright enough to illuminate the entire page. I could only really see the top few sentences of a page well, anything past that was a bit of a struggle and I kept having to turn the head of the lamp from side to side as I was reading, and try to adjust the arm so that the light was closer to the page. It's also quite fragile, and the "shade" bit (the part around the bulb) kept coming off.
10/10 for appearance, 2/10 for functionality.
The Killing Joke by Anthony Horowitz
The Killing Joke by Anthony Horowitz
I picked it up in a library once, so I can at least consider myself lucky I didn't spend any money on it.
The idea behind it sounded interesting - where do jokes come from? - so I hoped for an interesting book. What a let-down. I'm not in the habit of abandoning books halfway, so I kept hoping it would get better - it didn't. It felt like the author had no plot in mind when writing the book, and was just making it up as he went along. He must have really run out of ideas by the end of it, as the ending is just awful. I think it's supposed to be funny, but I found the humour juvenile. It might be suitable for children if there wasn't a sex scene in it. Several hours of my life I'll… Read more

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