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The Message

2.50  ·  Rating Details  ·  8 Ratings  ·  2 Reviews
100 years after the Heart of Darkness and the 21st Century Empire Builders are ready for another go at Africa.
ebook, 229 pages
Published September 30th 2011 by John Hunt Publishing (first published September 16th 2011)
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Anne Mcarthur
Jul 19, 2016 Anne Mcarthur rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
This star is for the reviewer on the back of the book and I'm really annoyed at him for enticing me to read this really horrible book. Marketed as a relevant novel in these times of terror, the book was poorly written, totally scattered, impossible to follow, racist and sexist. The story took place in a fictional African country, full of murdering pygmies eating body parts, machetes, and wild African soldiers all running around crazy in the bug-filled jungle. Really offensive and hard to believe ...more
Suzi
Jan 05, 2013 Suzi rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
I am not sure I know how to write a review of this book, it's quite unlike any I have read. It's unique in a way that could be good or bad depending on your reading habits. I liked it, the prose flows, the characters were plausible without cliches and I did gt to a point where I couln't stop reading. The cover attracted quite a lot of attention and I found myself having to continually explain to people what the book was about or else fend of disturded glances. Aside from that it's an interesting ...more
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