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Top Reviewer Ranking: 5,026,131 - Total Helpful Votes: 15 of 15
7 of 7 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Simply classic, 26 Sep 2001
For anyone who loves really heartfelt, yet simple singing, this CD is perfect. It has its flaws, of course, and a couple of the tracks can sound somewhat flat - but that is only in comparison to the majestic 'Over the Rainbow', 'Fields of Gold' and 'I Know You By Heart', all of which are examples of real interpretative talent. How anyone can claim they add nothing to the originals is beyond me. On the other hand, this is a 'Best of' type collection, and I think that claims that she is the best vocalist ever and so on are obviously exaggerations - but for her sadly limited repertoire, there are a remarkable number of absolute gems. 'Time After Time' is a somewhat weaker and less… Read more
Planetary : All Over the World and Other Stories by Warren Ellis
8 of 8 people found the following review helpful
Set in the same reality as Stormwatch and The Authority, this book sees Warren Ellis exploring the convoluted limits of his imaginative universe. Planetary are a trio of superhuman 'mystery archaeologists' involved in mapping the secret history of the twentieth century. The book begins with the recruitment of Elijah Snow to the group, and , if this book has a hero, it's him. Like the fabulous Jenny Sparks, he's as old as the twentieth century, but his memory has mysterious gaps and he's somewhat of a reluctant convert, complaining and questioning continually. What sets this concept apart is that it isn't a superhero book like Stormwatch or The Authority - saving the world is incidental… Read more

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