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Cities of Gold and Glory (New Gamebook Series) by Jamie Thomson
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Amazing., 7 Mar 2006
I got all six of these as they came out (they were 'fabled lands' then, i'm guessing 'Quest' is the American title) and they are were the greatest achievement in adventure books since Warlock of Firetop Mountain.
I once asked Dave Morris in a letter (c.1998) about when the other six would be released and he said that the first six were being released in the U.S. and if they did well then the publishers would let them write the second half of the series: seems they didn't sell that well over there :( He said that they had sold well in Britain but at 4.99 profits were insufficient for the publishers.
Anyhow, if anyone has a chance to read them do it… Read more
Kingwood ~ Millencolin
Kingwood ~ Millencolin
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
Once again Millencolin deliver what they promise; fast, heavy punk with deeply significant lyrics. Whilst 'Kingwood' lacks some of the more catchy tunes of 'Home from Home' (an undervalued album in my opinion) , such as 'Happiness for Dogs' and 'Fingers Crossed' it does have many strong songs.
My favourite tunes have to be 'Ray' which i'm sure will soon be regarded as a classic by Millencolin fans, a fast punk rock tune, and 'Shut You Out' which is a bit more ballady then Millencolin fans will be used to but not in a bad way.
These songs are closely followed in quality by 'Cash or Clash' , another classic hard punk song, and the uplifting 'Mooseman's Jukebox'.
Whilst the… Read more

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