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on 14 January 2017
Ok have to say I'm a massive fan of James Herbert and when he passed away we lost a massively great writer in the horror genre.
This however is not one of his strongest works. It takes time to get going, again very strong male characters and fairly feeble female one.
A good book but you can struggle with it.
The darkness comes and rakes over people's minds it becomes so strong and science cannot best it but neither can the psychics etc.
The ending is rushed and it feels almost as if there is a chunk of the end missing, only about a page and half, but an important chunk.
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on 11 June 2015
I thoroughly 'enjoyed' The Dark which is pretty grim reading in parts. As well as the creepy sequences, there is lots of action in this novel and I certainly found it to be a 'page-turner'. The residents of Willow Road turned into all manner of homicidal freaks stemming from the goings-on at Beechwood House and that's just the beginning as the malign influence expands over London taking the story to epic proportions.

I would recommend it to horror fans with strong stomachs.
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on 24 July 2017
As always James Herbert delivers the right amount of tension that keeps the reader entertained, sadly since his death there will be no new novels. RIP
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on 24 June 2017
Classic horror. Not my usual read but enjoyed the ride!
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on 3 February 2013
I have just finished this book, and I must say it is a very good book, It refers to so many ideas as to what the dark means that you find your shelf trying to suss the problem out your shelf and at certain point as you gripped to th chair as you quickly read on to see the out come of the story
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on 10 June 2017
Great
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on 31 May 2016
James Herbert books are the best, have read it before, but worth another look
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on 15 May 2017
Good condition
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on 13 June 2017
James Herbert is an exceptional writer, I have the complete collection in paperbacks and I'm currently attempting to get them all on kindle. I've read this one over 12 times and enjoy it every time.
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on 29 May 2016
well written as usual
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